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Nazareth Regional High School To Close Due To Dwindling Enrollment

Nazareth went from having just over 600 students in 2006 to 311 this year. The school will close its doors for good in June.

02/08/2012

Joyce King shows where the intruder made himself at home (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Broke Into Elderly Brooklyn Woman’s Home, Stayed For The Holidays

The freeloader not only broke in, he moved in, eating in one of her chairs, watching TV, setting up an XBox, all while Joyce King was visiting family between Christmas and New Year’s.

01/05/2012

Police say Benoit was in possession of this .38 revolver (credit: DCPI)

Accused Suspect In East Flatbush Shootout With Police Arrested

Police say plainclothes officers were in the area on a routine patrol when they saw 30-year-old Jerry Benoit standing on the corner adjusting his waistband.

09/23/2011

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Labor Day Weekend Marked By 42 Shootings In New York City

Mayor Bloomberg wants more federal involvement in gun control enforcement and a loophole addressed involving gun shows.

09/05/2011

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Police Looking For Suspect In Attempted Brooklyn Sex Assault

Authorities said the suspect entered the woman’s East Flatbush apartment through a fire escape and open window around 2 a.m. on August 18 and grabbed her buttocks.

08/24/2011

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Off-Duty Rikers Island Correction Officer Shoots Attacker In Brooklyn

An off-duty correction officer has shot and wounded a man who attacked him with a pipe outside a fast food restaurant in Brooklyn.

06/04/2011

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NYPD Investigates Fatal Shooting Of South Carolina Man In Brooklyn

Candles were left on an East Flatbush sidewalk for Trevonne Winn, murdered on a spot far from home. Relatives said the 24-year-old from Red Hill, South Carolina, was in the area to visit his Aunt.

04/24/2011

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Three Recovering From Gunshot Wounds After Attempted Robbery

Three people are recovering from gunshot wounds as police continue to investigate a possible attempted robbery in Brooklyn on Saturday night.

04/03/2011

East Flatbush residents are complaining about a neighbor's unbelievable collection of bird cages, which they call an eyesore and a magnet for rodents. (Credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Man’s Bird Cage Collection Ruffling Feathers

Residents in Brooklyn are raising a stink – or maybe a squawk – over a quirky collector who lives on their street. His house is surrounded by countless bird cages they call an eyesore.

01/09/2011

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Police Seek Suspect In 3 Brooklyn Sex Assaults

The police want the public’s assistance in locating a black man in his late 20s, between 5-foot-9 and 5-11, with a medium build and short black hair, wanted in connection to a series of sexual assaults.

12/15/2010

The Fogel family of the Upper West Side is doing whatever they can to help their nanny, Lola Barclay, in her fight against non-Hodgkins lymphoma.

NYC Family Hosts Bone Marrow Drive For Nanny

An Upper West Side family is hoping for a large turnout at a bone marrow drive for their nanny on Sunday morning in East Flatbush.

11/07/2010

The Fogel family of the Upper West Side is doing whatever they can to help their nanny, Lola Barclay, in her fight against non-Hodgkins lymphoma.

NYC Family Organizes Donor Drive For Cancer-Stricken Nanny

One NYC family is doing whatever they can to take care of one of their own, as they organize bone marrow donor drives to help find a match for their beloved nanny, diagnosed with non-Hodgkins lymphoma.

11/02/2010

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Did Police Use Excessive Force At Brooklyn BBQ?

A Brooklyn barbecue on Labor Day turned into a police baton whirling fight and the subject of a $10 million lawsuit against the city and NYPD.

09/20/2010

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