De Blasio, City Council Reach Deal To Replace Rikers Island With 'Community-Based Facilities'The mayor said lawmakers have agreed to a single public review process for four proposed sites in Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx and Queens that will include space for 5,000 detainees.
Residents Say Rats Are Running Rampant In Prospect Heights, BrooklynMembers of the Dean Street Block Association say they believe empty lots around the neighborhood are the main reason for their rodent problem.
Brooklyn Plans To Roll Out Mobile Shower Service For The HomelessIn a new plan to tackle the homelessness problem in New York, a mobile shower service is coming to Brooklyn to help people living on the streets get clean.
CityViews: What’s Being Done To Help Brooklyn Residents Avoid Being DisplacedIn this new CityViews series, Sharon Barnes-Waters takes an in-depth look at each borough in New York City, hearing from the borough president and highlighting a local business.
City Leaders Battle To Save Bankrupt Kensington Stables In BrooklynA rare New York City attraction, open for nearly a century, could soon close its doors for good.
Brooklyn Borough President Calls On Dolan To Drop Assault Charges Against OakleyEric Adams will meet with the Knicks' owner Monday to hear his side of the story, in hopes of preventing incidents like this in the future.
CUNY Doctoral Student Unable To Return To US After Trump Travel BanA CUNY student is being denied entry back into the United States in wake of President Donald Trump's travel ban.
Grandmother Dies Days After Fire Kills Baby In BrooklynBrooklyn Borough President Eric Adams identified the woman on Twitter Friday as Alexandra Melo, grandmother of 1-year-old Ivan Paez.
Brooklyn Borough President Highlights Radiator Safety After Deaths Of Bronx ChildrenThe children suffered severe burns after excessive scalding heat from a radiator filled their bedroom Wednesday.
Brooklyn President Calling For Funding To Expand Surveillance Throughout Crown HeightsLower Manhattan has its so-called "Ring of Steel." Now, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams wants a similar project for Crown Heights.
Smart Gun Design Competition Open To NYC College StudentsBrooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is challenging college students to fight gun violence by developing better and safer smart gun technology.
Bicyclist Killed In Brooklyn Accident, Residents Say It Could Have Been AvoidedThe death of a bicyclist in Brooklyn has local leaders demanding a crackdown on truck drivers who go off route.