Greenpoint

Citi Bikes.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Citi Bike To Soon Expand To Neighborhoods In Queens And Brooklyn

Ninty-one new stations will be installed in early August, followed by an additional 48 stations on the Upper East and Upper West Sides.

07/24/2015

This compost bin in Greenpoint, Brooklyn is full of maggots. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Demanding Answers: Why Is New NYC Compost Program Causing A Stench?

New Yorkers have been asked to compost some of their garbage, and there have been complaints that it is creating a stinky mess.

07/17/2015

Greenpoint residents say a composting program is stinking up their neighborhood. (Credit: CBS2)

Greenpoint Residents Raise A Stink Over Composting Program

People living in Greenpoint, Brooklyn said a new program to improve the environment is creating a stench in their neighborhood.

07/16/2015

Bushwick Inlet Park (Photo: CBS2)

Greenpoint, Brooklyn Residents Wonder — Where’s The Rest Of Bushwick Inlet Park?

A Brooklyn park promised a decade ago is only a fraction of what it should be. Residents say the city is not holding up its end of the bargain.

05/15/2015

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Hot Sauce Lovers Put To The Test At Hot Sauce Expo

In Greenpoint, Brooklyn, folks gathered to sample red hot sauces at the third annual Hot Sauce Expo.

04/25/2015

Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant in Greenpoint, Brooklyn (credit: CBS2)

Love And Sewage: Brooklyn Wastewater Treatment Plant Again Offers Valentine’s Tours

Instead, you and your significant other can tour the Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.

02/05/2015

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Housing Court Orders Brooklyn Landlord To Make Repairs To Greenpoint Building

Some Brooklyn renters say their landlord tore up floors and walls to force them out. Now, after a year-long battle, tenants are celebrating a legal victory after a housing court judge ordered the owner to make crucial building repairs.

02/03/2015

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Police Probe Stabbing That Left Man Dead In Greenpoint Building

Police late Tuesday continued to investigate a stabbing that left a man dead following a quarrel in a Greenpoint, Brooklyn building.

12/30/2014

A dog at the New York City Super Adoption Event. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

800 Dogs, Cats, Rabbits Up For Adoption In Brooklyn This Weekend

Some furry creatures were looking for new homes this holiday season.

12/12/2014

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New York City’s Best Nachos

A plate of cheesy, carb-y nachos is the ideal dish for sharing, whether you’re settling in for Thursday Night Football or catching up with friends. So get a group together and head to one of New York City’s best spots for nachos.

10/28/2014

Surveillance images of a suspect police believe stole computers and electronics from Kickstarter headquarters in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Juvenile Who Burglarized Kickstarter HQ In Greenpoint Turns Himself In

After seeing himself on TV, the suspect in the robbery of Kickstarter, turned himself in.

10/04/2014

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NYC’s 4 Best Bloody Marys

Here’s where to go for the best Bloody Marys in New York City.

10/03/2014

Surveillance image of a suspect wanted in connection with an attempted rape in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Man Tried To Rape 25-Year-Old Woman In Greenpoint

The hunt is on for a man who police said tried to a rape a woman in Brooklyn over the weekend.

09/29/2014

Surveillance images of a suspect police believe stole computers and electronics from Kickstarter headquarters in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Burglar Stole Computers, iPhone From Kickstarter HQ In Greenpoint

Police on Friday were searching for a burglar who stole computers and other electronics from the Kickstarter Company in Brooklyn.

09/26/2014

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Cops Hunt For Driver In Greenpoint Hit-And-Run

Just before 3:30 a.m., the vehicle struck a 20-year-old woman under the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway at the intersection of Manhattan and Meeker avenues in Greenpoint, police said.

09/14/2014

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