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Bed-Stuy »

'The Wire' Star Gbenga Akinnagbe Hosts Vigil for Nigerian Massacre Victims

A Brooklyn memorial will honor the thousands of lives lost in recent attacks by Boko Haram. 

Bushwick »

Family Struggling to Raise Money to Bury 12-Year-Old Bushwick Boy

Christyan Vasquez died of an asthma attack on Jan. 11, 2015.

Dyker Heights »

Throngs of Officers Turn Their Backs on Mayor During Det. Liu's Funeral

Liu was killed along with his partner, Det. Rafael Ramos, by gunman Ismaaiyl Brinsley.

Glendale »

Officer Rafael Ramos Laid to Rest as Pols Vow to Heal and Unite City

Rafael Ramos, 40, was memorialized at Christ Tabernacle in Glendale on Saturday morning.

Borough Park »

Hundreds Mourn 10-Year-Old Girl Fatally Struck by Car in Borough Park

Blima Friedman, 10, was killed and her mother was seriously hurt when they were hit by a minivan.

Canarsie »

Family Mourns Autistic Student Who Choked to Death on Muffin at School

Dyasha Phelps Smith, 21, died last week after relatives say DOE staff failed to supervise her properly.

Prospect Heights »

Gus Vlahavas, Longtime Owner of Tom's Restaurant in Prospect Heights, Dies

The Vlahavas family opened the popular Tom's Restaurant on Washington Avenue in 1936.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy Residents Mourn Longtime Community Leader

Catherine Arline, a former president of the 81st Precinct Community Council, died on Oct. 24.

Mott Haven »

Army Vet and Family in Town for Funeral Get Caught in Police Shooting

The NYPD hit and broke the Mercados' car while firing at an armed 20-year-old, the family said.

Melrose »

Mourners Honor Beloved 'King' of Ice Cream Crushed to Death by Gate

Alfredo Thiebaud, 79, founder of Delicioso Coco Helado, died at his factory on Sept. 19.

Flushing »

Brooklyn Tech Student and Family Killed in Murder-Suicide Mourned

A service was held for Brian Lee, Lee Sung and Lee Joon at the Central Funeral Home Monday night.

Hamilton Heights »

Family and Friends Say Goodbye to 15-Year-Old Girl Killed in Fire

More than 100 people attended Melisa Mendez's funeral service in Hamilton Heights Friday morning.

Hamilton Heights »

Donations Pour in to Help Bury 15-Year-Old Killed in Hamilton Heights Fire

Melisa Mendez's wake will be Thursday at 3 p.m. at Ortiz Funeral Home on 190th Street and Broadway.

Washington Heights »

Online Campaign Raises $12K in 2 Days for WaHi Mother's Funeral

Marcell Miranda, 27, died on Aug. 17 after battling sickle cell anemia for two decades.

Crown Heights »

Rabbi Fatally Shot in Florida Remembered as Man of Peace at Funeral

Mourners want answers from Miami-Dade police about how Yosef Raksin, 60, died.

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