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Forest Hills »

Meet the Man in Charge of the NYPD's Twitter Outreach Program

Deputy Commissioner Zachary Tumin said a strong social media presence is a "must-have tool" for police.

Inwood »

Inwood Man Urges Volunteers to Shovel Strangers' Sidewalks

Daniel Pincus started the Inwood Shovelers Facebook group to prod locals into "random acts of shoveling."

Greenpoint »

East River Ferry Service Suspended in Greenpoint After Ramp Collapse

The dock ramp at the Greenpoint hub collapsed Thursday morning during the snowstorm, witnesses said.

Civic Center »

City Schools Open and Back to Normal After Snowstorm

All field trips, after-school programs and sports games are back on, according to the DOE.

Great Kills »

15-Year-Old's Facebook Page Dissing DOE's Snow Plan Goes Viral

Jeremy Duenas got 19,000 likes overnight on his page criticizing the DOE for opening school Thursday. 

Van Nest »

Man Steals Facebook Friend's Pelle Pelle Jacket at Knifepoint, Police Say

A teen hoped to swap his luxury jacket with a cyber friend, but the pal robbed him instead, police said.

Washington Heights »

Suicidal Teen Saved by Port Authority Facebook Messages, Officials Say

"I am thinking of jumping," the 18-year-old posted on Facebook with photos of the GWB, the PAPD said.

Midtown »

Alleged Bryant Park Shooter Asked for Mom After Arrest, Sources Say

Corey Dunton reportedly bragged about causing trouble at Bryant Park a day before the shooting.

Midtown »

Get Out And Do This: Holiday Trivia, Gainsbourg and Group Guitar

The week's most exciting events are here for you in one handy guide.

Midtown »

Office Burglar Busted With Help of Rookie Officer and Facebook, NYPD Says

The suspect was wearing the same clothes in a Facebook photo as he was in an alleged burglary.

East Village »

Construction Begins on Astor Place's Pedestrian-Friendly Redesign

Astor Place and Cooper Square are getting a $16 million overhaul with two new pedestrian plazas.

Greenpoint »

New Party-Finding App Helps Eager Revelers Find Their Match

People can post their parties for free on the website Wrevel, and users can search by their interests.

Kew Gardens »

Charges Dropped Against Man Accused of Making Threats After Zimmerman Trial

The Far Rockaway man posted "Kill all whites" on his Facebook page in the wake of the trial.

DUMBO »

DUMBO's Dearth of Diners Has Locals Pleading for a Greasy Spoon

A new Facebook page named "DUMBO Needs a Diner" is gaining traction in the neighborhood.

Far Rockaway »

Queens Man Arrested for Making Facebook Threats After Zimmerman Verdict

Remel Newson, 20 was simply posting the lyrics of a Drake song, his lawyer says.

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