Lew Fidler

Damaged street lights on the Belt Parkway (credit: CBS 2)

Stretch Of Belt Parkway Remains In The Dark Due To Sandy Damage

Some of the overhead lights on the busy roadway between Knapp Street and Flatbush Avenue were badly damaged in superstorm Sandy nearly 11 months ago. The lights have still not been fixed.

09/19/2013

Former NYC Councilman James Davis was shot and killed in the City Council chamber July 23, 2003. (credit: Dov Hikind/NYS Assembly website)

City Councilmembers Reflect On 10th Anniversary Of Fatal Shooting Of James Davis

Davis brought political rival Othniel Askew to a council meeting at City Hall on July 23, 2003, and then was shot dead by the man in front of schoolchildren and a chamber full of government leaders.

07/23/2013

Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz inspects graffiti spray painted on the central monument leading to the eternal flame at Holocaust Memorial Park in Brooklyn on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012 (credit: Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz)

Officials: Anti-Semitic Graffiti Found At Holocaust Memorial Park

A jogger apparently came across the graffiti Wednesday morning, according to Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz. It was spray-painted onto the central monument leading to the eternal flame.

08/08/2012

Democrat Lew Fidler (L), Republican David Storobin (R)  (credit: CBS 2)

Controversial Comments Spark Nasty Start To Brooklyn Race For Kruger’s Senate Seat

Republican David Storobin and Jewish supporters are demanding that Democrat Lew Fidler apologize for saying Storobin was “embarrassed by his ties to skinheads and neo-Nazi groups and white supremacist groups.”

01/31/2012