Belmar has introduced an ordinance to double the price of 320 parking meters on Ocean Avenue by a $1 to $2 an hour.
As the Department of Transportation lays the ground work to repave Ocean Avenue, like most repaving jobs, manhole covers have been left sticking out above the roadway.
Just before 7:30 a.m., emergency crews responded to a smoke condition on the bus at the intersection of Ocean Avenue and Dorchester Road in Ditmas Park.
Police Wednesday night were searching for two suspects who allegedly pulled pigeon drop scams on two women in Brooklyn.
Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find two men wanted in the robberies of three stores in southern Brooklyn.
Suffolk County police were investigating a crash that killed a 61-year-old driver on Mount Sinai early Sunday.
A 19-month-old boy is dead after being found unconscious in Brooklyn Sunday, and police took a person into custody in connection with his death.
A man was killed early Sunday when the car he was driving slammed into a tree in Brooklyn.
Irene Luetje, 60, of North Massapequa, was found lying in the front yard of a Sandy-damaged home on Ocean Avenue around 12:30 p.m. last Thursday, police said.
A man who was killed in a fire in Brooklyn early Saturday had been smoking in bed, according to a published report.
The incident occurred around 11:30 p.m. last Wednesday while members of Engine 22 were responding to a 911 call of a gas leak.
Around 6 a.m., the driver of a BMW sport utility vehicle somehow lost control and drove onto the sidewalk along busy Ocean Avenue in Malverne and crashed into the first floor of a two-story home.