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Crown Heights »

NYPD Officer Hit by Firework While Patrolling Crown Heights, Officials Say

The incident took place Tuesday night at Ralph Avenue and Pacific Street, police said.

Bushwick »

Illegal Fireworks Started Bushwick Fire on Fourth of July, Injuring 4: FDNY

The fire also displaced families in at least six apartments.

Fort Greene »

How to Keep Your Dog From Getting Spooked by Fireworks

Fireworks are fun, unless you're a four-legged creature worried they're trying to harm your family.

Inwood »

Uptown Leads City in Illegal Fireworks Complaints, Data Shows

Inwood had the most complaints of any neighborhood.

Upper West Side »

Upper West Side's Illegal Firework Complaints Centered on 9-Block Radius

The firework complaints are focused between West 100th and 109th streets, according to city data.

Chelsea »

Pair Arrested for Smuggling $3500 in Fireworks from Pennsylvania: FDNY

The fireworks were spotted in the couples' car as they drove through the Lincoln Tunnel.

Upper West Side »

5 Things to Do This Week in New York City's Neighborhoods

Take the kids out on the town, then attend one of the city's many New Year's Eve parties.

Fort Greene »

MAP: Best Spots to Watch 4th of July Fireworks on East River, Rain or Shine

Fireworks fans looking to catch the Fourth of July show can find plenty of places to watch.

Midtown »

Flood Watch in Effect in NYC as Rain Threatens July 4 Festivities

A flash flood watch is in effect across the city from 8 a.m. Thursday until noon Friday.

Prospect Heights »

Artist Judy Chicago's Feminist Fireworks Display Coming to Prospect Park

Known for art with a female anatomical theme, Chicago's fireworks will have a similar subject.

Lower East Side »

Fourth of July Fireworks Returning to East River

The July 4 fireworks show will return to the East River this year for the first time since 2008.

Country Club »

Illegal Pelham Bay Park Fireworks Blast Shattered Windows, Officials Say

Neighbors reported hearing a loud explosion the night before New Year's Eve celebrations, officials said.

Times Square & Theater District »

Best New Year's Eve Options for $100 or Less

From yoga classes to salsa parties, DNAinfo New York picked the top New Year's events for less than $100.


Three City Workers Arrested for Drunk Driving on July 4, Cops Say

Bernard Alexander, Elias Blunt and Alcindea Knupp were arrested for drunk driving, cops said.

Midtown »

New Yorkers Show Off Their Patriotic Colors on July 4th Holiday

NYC celebrated the 4th with trips to Coney Island's hot dog eating contest and visits to the waterfront.