Borough Park

A mother and two girls were hurt in a fire at this two-story building in Borough Park, Brooklyn. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Mom, 2 Girls Critically Hurt In Brooklyn Fire

A fire overnight in Brooklyn left a mother and two girls critically injured.

05/23/2015

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams announces a $million plan to extend sidewalks to make intersections safer. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

$1M Allocated For Brooklyn Sidewalk Extension To Protect Pedestrians, Seniors

On Tuesday, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams unveiled a chalk outline where a sidewalk extension will be constructed in Borough Park.

04/21/2015

Two men were found dead near these freight train tracks in Borough Park, Brooklyn on Thursday, April 16. (Credit: CBS2)

2 Men Found Dead Near Borough Park Railroad Tracks

Multiple people were found unconscious Thursday evening on railroad tracks in Borough Park, Brooklyn.

04/16/2015

A backyard igloo collapsed on a boy in Borough Park, Brooklyn on Wednesday, March 11. (Credit: JPUpdates)

Boy Rescued After Backyard Igloo Collapses, Traps Him In Brooklyn

A 7-year-old boy was rescued by emergency responders Wednesday evening, after a backyard igloo he was building collapsed on him in Brooklyn.

03/11/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect police believe woke a woman up by kissing and groping a woman on a D Train in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Kissed, Grabbed Chest Of Sleeping Woman On Subway In Brooklyn

A woman woke up on a D Train in southern Brooklyn late last month to find a strange man grabbing her chest and kissing her, police said Tuesday.

03/10/2015

An outbreak of shigella infections in Brooklyn has now spread to Rockland County. (Credit: CBS2)

New Yorkers On High Alert After Shigella Outbreak Spreads To Rockland County

The shigella bacterium outbreak started in Brooklyn, but now parents are on high alert in Rockland County.

01/17/2015

A shigella bacterium. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Shigella Infection Outbreak Spreads To Rockland County

An infectious outbreak of the shigella bacterium has already been seen in Brooklyn, and now, the outbreak has spread to the suburbs.

01/16/2015

Brooklyn Shigella Outbreak

CBS2 Exclusive: Shigella Outbreak Strikes Borough Park, Williamsburg

Children have been sick and highly contagious by an infection caused by the Shigella bacterium, which has been spreading across Brooklyn.

01/14/2015

Officials in Borough Park, Brooklyn, discuss on Dec. 29, 2014, Project Sweep, a state-funded cleanup program that puts unemployed and disabled people to work. (credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Program Keeping Brooklyn Neighborhood Clean, Putting Unemployed To Work

State Sen. Simcha Felder helped to obtain $100,000 in state funds to expand the program, which employs out-of-work and disabled people, into the Brooklyn neighborhood for at least a year.

12/29/2014

A 10-year-old girl was killed and her pregnant mother was injured when they were struck by a vehicle in Borough Park, Brooklyn on Tuesday, Dec. 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Child Dead, Pregnant Mom Hurt After Being Hit By Vehicle In Brooklyn

A girl was killed and her pregnant mother was injured Tuesday night when they were struck by a vehicle night in Borough Park, Brooklyn.

12/02/2014

Inside scene of fire in Brooklyn where a man was seriously injured while preparing hookah tobacco. (Credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Man Catches Fire In Borough Park Home, Runs For Help Covered In Flames

It was a dramatic scene on the streets of Borough Park, Brooklyn Tuesday afternoon, as a man caught fire and ran for help covered in flames.

10/21/2014

Some Borough Park residents said they've been told that their mail slots are too low. (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Post Office Nixes Delivery To Some Brooklyn Residents With Low Mail Slots In Doors

Some longtime Brooklyn residents claim they have stopped receiving mail apparently because the mail slots on their doors are too low.

09/09/2014

Suspect wanted in connection with eight burglaries in Borough Park (Credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Thief Makes Off With $250K In High-End Silverware In String Of Burglaries

So far there have been eight burglaries in the Borough Park section in less than two months.

08/23/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD: Skeletal Remains Found In Filthy Brooklyn Apartment

Police responded to the apartment on 15th Avenue in Borough Park around 5 p.m. Monday after receiving a 911 call of a foul odor.

07/08/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: London Man Recants Story Of Being Victim Of Attack In Brooklyn

A London man who claimed he was assaulted in a possible “knockout” attack while in Brooklyn for a wedding has since said the attack never happened.

03/26/2014

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