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.