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Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Cops Turn to Social Media After Car Break-in Spree

The 112th Precinct has set up a Facebook page and a Twitter account.

Clinton Hill »

Pratt Fire Was An Accident, FDNY Tweets

Electrical wires caused Pratt's sixth floor Main Building fire, according to the FDNY.

New York City »

Bloomberg Brightens Emergency Weather Briefings With Eye-Catching Sweaters

Mayor Michael Bloomberg often dons colorful sweaters during weather emergency updates.

Upper East Side »

New Twitter-Style 'TV Guide' Makes Tweeting Easier

Entrepreneur Rob Schutz has launched the "Chirp Guide" to help webgoers find live Tweet streams.

New York City »

Bill de Blasio to Formally Launch Mayoral Bid Sunday, Sources Say

Bill de Blasio will officially kick off his race for mayor Sunday afternoon.

New York City »

Christine Quinn Foes Prepare Campaign to Spoil Her Mayoral Hopes

A group of protesters who have long hounded Speaker Quinn plan to step up their efforts in 2013.

Cobble Hill »

Cop's Twitter Feed That Posted 'Release Alerts' About Ex-Cons Goes Dark

Capt. Jeffrey Schiff of the 76th Precinct had been warning residents about recently released convicts.

Red Hook »

NYPD Captain Tweets Warnings About Felons Released from Prison

The controversial tactic raised concerns about released convicts not being allowed back into society.

New York City »

Downed Cell Towers Suspected of Disrupting Verizon's Cellphone Service

Verizon customers took to Twitter to fume about service disruptions caused by downed cell towers.

Murray Hill »

Beloved Boston Bar Hairy Monk Closes in Murray Hill

The Hairy Monk on Third Avenue and East 25th Street has been a haven for Boston fans for years.

New York City »

Meet Mayor Bloomberg's Sign-Language Interpreter

Interpreter Lydia Callis has emerged as the star of Hurricane Sandy for interpreting the mayor.

Fort Greene »

Jimmy Kimmel Cancels First Brooklyn Show Because of Hurricane Sandy

Jimmy Kimmel canceled plans to host his show live from the Brooklyn Academy of Music Monday night.

New York City »

Hurricane Sandy Playlists Flood Social Media

Hurricane Sandy playlists are flooding social media channels like Facebook, Twitter and Spotify.

Brooklyn Heights »

Lena Dunham Apologizes for Offensive Canadian Tweets

Lena Dunham apologized for tweeting about dressing up as Canadian serial killers for Halloween.

Greenpoint »

Famous Lost Chihuaha Spotted in Canarsie

The lost Greenpoint pup featured on TV led a Canarsie resident to claim she saw the dog.

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