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Police are looking for this man in connection with two bank robberies in Manhattan on Feb. 22, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Cops Seek Bank Robber Who Struck Twice Saturday

The suspect robbed the Popular Community Bank at 134 Delancey Street on the Lower East Side at 11:45 a.m. and the Capitol One Bank at 245 East 34th Street in Midtown as 12:22 p.m., police said.

02/23/2014

Firefighters secure the area where a dog was electrocuted by frayed wires on Saturday. (Credit: Peter Gerber)

Dog Electrocuted While Walking Down Lower East Side Street

On Saturday evening, Bella an 11-year-old pit bull mix was being walked back to her building when she began to spasm and stopped moving.

02/16/2014

FILE IMAGE - Pizza (credit: ClipArt)

Online Petition Calls For Less Dollar Slice Pizza Shops In Lower East Side

An online petition is calling for less dollar slice pizza shops and more diverse, reasonably priced food options.

02/15/2014

The Beastie Boys (credit: Junko Kimura/Getty Images)

New York Man Fights For The Right To Bring ‘Beastie Boys Square’ To The 5 Boroughs

Check it out! A New York man wants to rename a lower Manhattan street after the Beastie Boys.

01/14/2014

Photo Credit: Meatball Shop

Manhattan’s 5 Best Late-Night Eats

New York is the city that never sleeps. Head to these Manhattan restaurants for these quality late-night eats after a night on the town.

01/09/2014

New Yorkers Dress Up As Santa For "SantaCon" Gathering (file/credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Excitement, Concern Ahead Of Saturday’s Annual SantaCon

After complaints about boorish, bar-hopping St. Nicks got attention from local officials and police, the event’s ringleaders are trying to quell the SantaCon-troversy ahead of this year’s gathering Saturday.

12/13/2013

File Footage - SantaCon (Credit: CBS 2)

Not All New Yorkers Are Feeling Merry As SantaCon Approaches

An annual bar crawl known as SantaCon that features people dressed as Santa Claus drinking their way through the city has been blamed for stopping traffic, clogging streets, and wreaking havoc around Manhattan.

12/12/2013

LES Robbery Suspects

Residents Shocked By Lower East Side Elevator Robbery

The incident occurred at 240 Madison Street within the LaGuardia Housing complex around 11:10 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23.

12/03/2013

LES Robbery

Police Seek 3 In Lower East Side Elevator Robbery

Police on Monday were searching for two men and a woman who allegedly robbed a man in an elevator on the Lower East Side.

12/02/2013

Four men who allegedly used their skateboards to attack a Lower East Side store owner are seen in this surveillance image. (credit: CBS 2)

Pack Of Skateboarders Attack Lower East Side Store Owner

A pack of skateboarders savagely attacked a Lower East Side store owner when he confronted them about shoplifting, police said.

11/13/2013

NYPD Squad Car

Man Shot To Death At Lower East Side Housing Complex

The officers responded to a 911 call just after 4 a.m. and found an unconscious 30-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his torso.

11/10/2013

Photo Credit: Top Hops

NYC’s 5 Best Craft Beer Stores

New York City has plenty of craft beer stores, so that you can bring your draught or bottled beers right home.

11/05/2013

Gabila's Old Fashioned Coney Island Square Knish (credit: Handout)

Fire At Gabila’s Factory Blamed For NYC Knish Shortage

Gabila’s bills itself as the largest maker of knishes in the world, claiming to have sold more than 1.3 billion knishes.

10/23/2013

Suspects wanted in connection with a robbery at a Whole Foods on the Lower East Side (credit: NYPD)

Police: 2 Men Steal $60,000 From Lower East Side Whole Foods Market

The incident happened around 10 p.m. Sunday at the Whole Foods on East Houston Street.

10/22/2013

Suspects wanted for allegedly stealing a collection box from a Lower East Side church. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: 2 Men Steal Collection Box From Lower East Side Church

The two suspects walked into Our Lady of Sorrows Church on Stanton Street, grabbed the wooden collection box and fled, police said.

10/21/2013

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