The break-in occurred on Hicks Street in Brooklyn Heights at around 3 a.m., police said.
Some Brooklyn college students have begun a campaign in hopes of a visit to the borough from Pope Francis.
The Brooklyn District Attorney’s office has shut down five “spas” that were allegedly fronts for prostitution, and indicted 12 people.
A disabled Brooklyn Heights man was asking for help Wednesday in tracking down his stolen motorized scooter.
Some advocates suggested the relief organization should have acted with more urgency in the weeks after the storm and left long-haul recovery tasks to someone else.
Palmetto Playground on State Street in Brooklyn Heights is where Yauch learned to ride a bike, hung out with friends and helped launch the Beastie Boys.
Some angry neighbors have plastered new Citi Bike stations in Brooklyn with messages saying they amount to intrusive examples of “advertising” and “commercial activity.”
A 48-year-old woman is dead, after being struck by a vehicle in Brooklyn Heights.
Police have asked for the public’s help in a search for three suspects wanted in connection with the robberies of Radio Shack stores in Brooklyn and Queens – all in broad daylight.
In each incident, the suspect entered the victims’ apartments at 75 Henry Street and 75 Livingston Street, but fled empty handed after encountering somebody inside, police said.
Edward Pride, 49, was convicted in July of successfully holding up a Brooklyn Heights branch of the bank in February 2011.
Students from nearly 50 schools took the exam on May 5 at the Packer Collegiate Institute in Brooklyn Heights.
In the murky lull after the morning rain, the FDNY was out along a four-block stretch of Joralemon Street.