Loose Bricks 15 Stories Up Shut Down Third Avenue In East VillageBusy Third Avenue was shut down in the East Village Wednesday afternoon, amid worries about bricks falling from a building.
Seasonal 'No Parking' Sign Near Prospect Park Removed After Claims Of Ticket TrapA seasonal parking restriction sign near Prospect Park in Brooklyn has been removed, following complaints that it set up a ticket trap for four parking spaces.
Police: Man Took Big Deposits For Fake East Village Apartment ListingsPolice on Monday were searching for a suspect who put up fake ads for apartments for rent on Craigslist, and took deposits of more than $2,000 from 10 people who responded.
82-Year-Old Woman Bitten, Injured By Pit Bull In Passaic, N.J.A pit bull will be put down, after he bit and injured an 82-year-old woman in Passaic, N.J.
Boil Order Lifted After Multiple Water Main Bursts In HobokenA boil water advisory was lifted Saturday at Hoboken, after multiple mains and bursts over two days sent water spewing.
Village Explosives Arrests Conjure Memories Of Weather UndergroundThe arrest of a man and woman who were found with explosives, weapons and bomb-making materials at a Greenwich Village townhouse were a reminder for some of a far more destructive incident a couple of blocks away more than 40 years ago.
3 Greenwich Village Buildings Evacuated Over Suspicious PowderThree buildings in Greenwich Village were evacuated Saturday, after police found a substance that looked like explosive powder in an apartment.
Police Chase Blamed For Crash That Killed Ambulance Attendant In NewarkAn ambulance attendant was killed in a crash that is believed to have stemmed from a police chase in Newark, N.J., Monday.
Fundraiser Coming Up As BQE 'Silent Lights' Lighting Installation Nears RealityEarlier this year, we told you about a proposal to light up a pedestrian area under the Brooklyn Queens Expressway. Efforts to make the project a reality continue, but the people behind it need your help to get the job done.