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Police Search For 3 Suspects In Fort Greene Robbery

Police are searching for three suspects in connection with a burglary in the Fort Greene/Clinton Hill section of Brooklyn.

10/14/2014

Abby Weissman's webcam captured video of a woman not cleaning up after her dog. (credit: South Oxford Street Block Association)

Fort Greene Residents Go After Dog Walkers Who Fail To Scoop The Poop

Residents of the Fort Greene neighborhood of Brooklyn have set up a “Dog Walkers Hall of Shame,” in an effort to catch those who fail to clean up after their pets on video or camera and post them online.

08/11/2014

Police found a stash of ATVs, dirt bikes and handguns, and a separate stash of cash and heroin, after executing warrants in Brooklyn on Monday, July 14. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Arrest 3, Find Stashes Of Dirt Bikes, Guns And Heroin In Brooklyn

Information from a man who had been stopped for allegedly riding an all-terrain vehicle on the sidewalk led police to a locker full of ATVs, dirt bikes and loaded guns – and a separate stash of heroin and cash – in Brooklyn this week.

07/15/2014

A surveillance image of a woman wanted in the snatching of a purse in a Fort Greene, Brooklyn restaurant. (Credit: NYPD)

Woman, 68, Accused Of Snatching Purses In Brooklyn

A 68-year-old woman was charged Tuesday with snatching two purses from restaurants in Park Slope and Fort Greene, Brooklyn.

06/24/2014

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Apartments Robbed After NYCHA Asks Tenants To Leave Doors Open For Renovations

Jacqueline Francis said two people stole her $1,000 computer after NYCHA asked her to leave her door open for construction workers.

05/30/2014

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Prisoner Escapes Police Custody In Prospect Heights, Brooklyn

The suspect escaped from custody at Atlantic and Vanderbilt avenues, on the cusp of Fort Greene and Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, around 7 p.m., police said.

04/07/2014

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NYPD: ‘Do The Right Thing’ Spray Painted On Brooklyn Home Days After Spike Lee Rant

Just days after Spike Lee went on a rant about gentrification in New York City, police confirm someone vandalized a home next to where the filmmaker used to live in Brooklyn, police said.

02/28/2014

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Spike Lee Defends Comments On NYC Gentrification

Lee spoke out Wednesday about his controversial remarks made during a speech at a Pratt Institute event for Black History Month Tuesday night.

02/27/2014

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Spike Lee’s Comments On NYC Gentrification Spark Debate In Fort Greene

During a lecture at Pratt Institute Tuesday, the director and Brooklyn native said that white newcomers to neighborhoods like Fort Greene and Bedford-Stuyvesant are doing the wrong things.

02/26/2014

Police are looking for four suspects who allegedly ripped off a glasses shop in Brooklyn. (Credit DCPI)

Cops: Suspects Stole $8,000 Worth Of Glasses From Brooklyn Store

The NYPD is looking for four individuals wanted in connection with a grand larceny that took place at a store in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn.

02/15/2014

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Best Barbecue In Brooklyn

Quality BBQ is well represented in New York City. The barbecue food trend has crossed the river into Brooklyn, with many restaurants worth a trip to the outer borough.

02/03/2014

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The 5 Best New Brooklyn Restaurants Of 2013

From homey barbecue to modern Asian-inspired cuisine, dining out in Brooklyn just keeps getting better. Plan a trip to King’s County for a meal at any of these five Brooklyn restaurants that opened in 2013.

12/10/2013

Surveillance video shows a man robbing a bodega in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, on Nov. 17, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Brooklyn Bodega Robbers

The suspects entered the store around 2:20 a.m., pointed a gun at the cashier and then removed an unspecified amount of money from the cash register and cigarettes before fleeing on foot.

11/18/2013

Fort Greene homeowner Judith O'Csay. (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Woman Fights To Keep Fort Greene Brownstone

The Internal Revenue Service is threatening to take her home, claiming Judith O’Csay owes $250,000 in back taxes.

11/13/2013

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Multiple Charges For Driver Who Allegedly Hit, Killed 9-Year-Old In Brooklyn

A man has been slapped with multiple charges and traffic citations in connection with a crash that left a 9-year-old boy dead, and three others injured, in Fort Greene, Brooklyn this weekend.

11/03/2013

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