Swimming Gets The Okay At Orchard Beach Following Bird-Borne Bacteria ScareEarlier today, people were told to avoid the water after high levels of bacteria was found, bacteria that could make you very sick.
Marchers Say Teen’s Gerritsen Beach Death Was Avoidable, Demand Action From CityOver the weekend a 17-year-old was killed after a suspected drunk driver ran him down in Gerritsen Beach.
Car With Dead Driver Inside Found In Water Off Gerritsen BeachPolice found a car with a dead body inside in the water off Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn Tuesday afternoon.
Residents In Gerritsen Beach Still Looking At Sandy-Damaged Boats 3 Years LaterThe Parks Department said it expects to have all Sandy-damaged boats and debris removed from New York City's waterways by the end of next year.
Police: Elderly Man Fatally Struck By Car In Gerritsen BeachPolice said 82-year-old Joseph Ciresi was struck by a car as he crossed Gerritsen Avenue.
Man Convicted In 2013 Death Of Brooklyn GirlChristian Ferdinand was convicted Monday in the death of Shaniesha Forbes, whose naked and charred body was discovered in Gerritsen Beach on Jan. 6, 2013, two days after she disappeared.
Police: Man Killed In Early Morning, Gerritsen Beach Hit-And-RunOne man is dead and another in custody following an apparent hit-and-run accident in Brooklyn.
CBS 2 Exclusive: Sandy Victims Can't Get Funds From Mortgage Company To Finish RepairsIt has been 19 months since Superstorm Sandy hit the Tri-State Area, but the rebuilding process has been painfully slow. Thousands have claimed they are being short-changed when it comes to getting the insurance money they need.
New York Officials Urge U.S. Senate To Approve Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability ActThe legislation, which is sponsored by U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm, aims to provide relief to homeowners who live in flood-prone areas.
A Year After Sandy, Gerritsen Beach Residents Look Forward To Halloween CelebrationsThe tight knit community of Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn was hit hard by Superstorm Sandy last year. But, will it be ready for Halloween next week?
ME: 14-Year-Old Brooklyn Girl Found Dead On Beach Was KilledShaniesha Forbes died of "homicidal asphyxiation,'' which includes suffocation and smothering, the medical examiner's office said.
Family Demands Justice In Teenage Girl's Slaying In BrooklynFriends and loved ones were calling for justice this weekend, in the death of a teenage girl whose charred, naked body was found on Gerritsen Beach in Brooklyn.