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Jamaica »

Police Arrest Man in Sex Assault of 13-Year-Old in Elevator

Jemmal Bryan, 29, was taken into custody for attacking a young girl on Aug. 18, cops said.

Williamsburg »

Gas Outage Hits Williamsburg NYCHA Complex Third Time in 18 Months

The city hasn't told Independence Towers tenants when gas will be restored.

Chelsea »

Furious Residents Demand Plan to Build Parking Lot on Playground be Dropped

The project next to Chelsea's Fulton Houses was certified earlier this week.

Bed-Stuy »

Kings County Tennis League Serves Up First Lesson of the Year in Bed-Stuy

The Kings County Tennis League started up again on Saturday in four different public housing complexes.

Williamsburg »

Elderly Woman Who Died in Brooklyn Fire Was Bedridden, Family Says

Nelly Bermudez, 78, died in her bed Saturday night in the Taylor-Wythe Houses in Williamsburg.

Lower East Side »

Man Stabbed in Chest at Baruch Houses

A 26-year-old man was stabbed in the chest by a group of men, police said.

New York City »

Power Restored to Final NYCHA Developments Left in the Dark by Sandy

Many residents in public housing are still waiting for their heat and hot water to be restored, however.

Coney Island »

Some Elevator Service Resumes at Coney Island Complex, But Many Still Stuck

One Ocean Towers elevator was restored, but some elderly and disabled are still trapped in their homes.

Lower East Side »

Thousands More Lose Power as Nor'easter Blows Into New York

More than 10,000 Con Edison customers lost power in the winter storm on Wednesday.

Chelsea »

19-Year-Old Man Gunned Down in Chelsea

Dante Sanders was shot outside the Chelsea Houses at West 25th Street and Ninth Avenue, police said.

Bushwick »

City Cracks Down on NYCHA Barbecues

Residents said people were sneaking on the NYCHA grounds to hold loud parties.

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Rallies Against Daycare Center Cuts

More than 100 parents, leaders and teachers protested Williamsburg's five daycare closures.

Yorkville »

Air Conditioner Falls 20 Stories into Nursery School Playground

An A/C fell 20 stories from the Holmes Towers into a nursery school playground as kids played last week.

South Bronx »

Elijah Green Shot to Death in McKinley Houses

Elijah Green, 23, was shot to death at 730 E. 163rd St. on Feb. 4, 2012, police said.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Cop Shot in Head on Bushwick Avenue and Moore Street

Officer Kevin Brennan, 29, was shot at 370 Bushwick Avenue Tuesday evening.