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Boerum Hill »

Jesse's Deli Closure Not My Fault, Landlord Tells Community

Landlord Karina Bilder denied that she is to blame for the planned deli closure.

Boerum Hill »

Boerum Hill Fights to Save 'Neighborhood Institution' Jesse's Deli

The Atlantic Avenue shop might close after its landlord more than doubled the rent, management said. 

Flushing »

Mets Try to Seal Files in Court Battle, Saying They Pose a Security Risk

The Mets are locked in a legal battle with former security staffers who say they were fired unfairly.

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Coffee Shop Says Starbucks Booze License Would Kill Small Biz

"Manhattan is a mall," The West owner said. "We don't have to accept that Brooklyn is on the same path."

Astoria »

Astoria Pet Owners Push for Better Dog Run

Dog owners want a place with benches and separate spaces for large and small pooches to play.

Long Island City »

P.S. 78 Parents Start Petition Against Earlier School Hours

The school day at P.S. 78 will start 40 minutes earlier this fall, a change that has upset some parents.

Upper East Side »

Subway Inn Owners Vow to Fight Developer's Plans to Kick Them Out

The dive bar across the street from Bloomingdale's is under threat of closure on Aug. 20.

Boerum Hill »

Where to Shop Once Smith Street's Met Foodmarket Shuts Down

The supermarket at 197 Smith St. is expected to close near the end of next month. 

East New York »

NYPD Dragging Feet on Justice for Stabbing Victim Tanaya Copeland: Petition

Advocates and relatives of murder victim Tanaya Copeland, 18, want to see charges in her death.

Gowanus »

Gowanus Construction Noise Rattles Neighbors

More than 250 people have signed a petition to reduce noise at a development on Bond Street.

Brooklyn Heights »

Petition Opposes Pier 6 Residential Towers in Brooklyn Bridge Park

A Brooklyn Heights local has garnered hundreds of signatures opposing the towers.

Clinton Hill »

St. Luke's Preschool Set to Close Despite Dozens on Waitlist

Parents have launched a petition to save the decades-old St. Luke's Academy Preschool.

Bed-Stuy »

Parent Group Starts Petition to Put Alarms on School Exits

The "audible alarms bill" is sponsored by central Brooklyn Councilman Robert Cornegy.

Forest Hills »

Advocates Ask Community Boards to Back Queens Boulevard Safety Study

Transportation Alternatives is asking the CBs to back the study and safety enhancements on the road.

Red Hook »

Petition Seeks Support for Controversial Red Hook Private School

A Red Hook resident has is hoping to gather supporters for the school before next week's public hearing.