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13 Gang Members Arrested in Massive Bronx Takedown, DA Says

The Bronx DA's office announced the indictment of several suspected Bloods affiliates.

Lower East Side »

You Told Us: Is This Building Too Tall for the LES Waterfront?

Readers shared their thoughts on a proposed 800-foot building on the East River waterfront.

South Jamaica »

Police Tell Parents To Check Social Media For Clues About Youth Crews

The NYPD has identified about 370 youth crews in the city.

Inwood »

Uptown Woman Reunited with Lost Dog Through Social Media

Police found the dog outside of an Inwood grocery store and posted its picture on Facebook.

Inwood »

Uptown's 34th Precinct Becomes NYPD's First to Join Facebook

The precinct launched its own Facebook page on Tuesday and quickly amassed more than 250 likes.

Chelsea »

Terminal Cancer Patient Finds Help in Facebook Group

When Ella Grasch, 36, met Jay Kallio, 59, she resolved to help him with his living situation.

Bushwick »

Bushwick Artist Auctioning Off His Facebook Profile

Bids in an eBay auction of his profile reached $165 before the online marketplace shut him down.

Flushing »

NYPD Expands Social Media Use to Better Understand Residents' Concerns

A pilot program will kick off next month at the 109th Precinct in Flushing.

Washington Heights »

Washington Heights Residents Launch Campaign to Bring Trader Joe's Uptown

The popular chain currently has three Manhattan locations, all below 72nd Street.

East Village »

Pudding Eatery Closes After Three Years on St. Mark's Place

Puddin', located at 102 St. Mark's Place, announced its closure on Facebook Sunday night.

Bushwick »

Teen Arrested After Using Gun Emojis in Threats to Kill Police

Two Facebook posts included the police officer emoji followed by several gun emojis pointing at the cop.

East Village »

How 5 Small NYC Businesses Are Winning on Social Media

Small business owners say their social media efforts are yielding new customers and more sales. 

Astoria »

CHART: How to Navigate the Rise and Fall of Relationships on Social Media

Progress in a romantic relationship can be measured against a hierarchy of social media interactions.

Jamaica »

Facebook Posts by Boxer Questioned in Murder of Queens Mom Mention Revenge

Trevis Hall is being questioned in the brutal killing of his girlfriend, Margarita Rivera.