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NYC’s 5 Best Ethiopian Restaurants

For the best in Ethiopian food in New York City, try one of the places listed below. Once there, relax into the atmosphere, make sure your hands are clean (after all, you’ll be using them, […]

03/24/2014

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NYC’s Best Coffee Shops With Free WiFi

Finding great coffee, a laptop-friendly policy with fast Internet, and a few hours of productivity is a rare combo in New York City.

03/21/2014

Five people were injured in a fire on the fifth floor of the Wyckoff Gardens building in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, on March 16, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Newark Man, Thaddeus Boone, Arrested In Connection With Brooklyn Fire

A Newark man has been arrested in connection with a Brooklyn fire. Thaddeus Boone, 22, allegedly set fire to a Boerum Hill apartment building on Sunday morning.

03/17/2014

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Crackdown On Drivers Not Yielding To Pedestrians Means Lots Of Tickets In Park Slope

Some Park Slope, Brooklyn drivers were surprised by a dramatic uptick in tickets issued by the NYPD for failure to yield to pedestrians.

03/06/2014

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Best Boozy Brunches In Brooklyn

Brunch is a staple across New York City. The true brunch gems go the extra mile, offering bottomless drinks. Check out these top-notch boozy brunches in Brooklyn.

02/24/2014

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From Potholes To Power Outages: Winter Weather Takes Toll On Tri-State Area

Weekly snowstorms are creating major headaches across the Tri-State area and things are likely to get worse before they get better.

02/17/2014

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Ongoing Utility Problems Leave Brooklyn Residents Feeling Powerless

Utility problems following last week’s big snowstorm have left a Brooklyn couple feeling powerless.

02/16/2014

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Best Barbecue In Brooklyn

Quality BBQ is well represented in New York City. The barbecue food trend has crossed the river into Brooklyn, with many restaurants worth a trip to the outer borough.

02/03/2014

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NYPD Cracks Down On Drivers Who Don’t Yield To Pedestrians

City Councilman Brad Lander heaped praise on the 78 Precinct’s failure to yield sting operation in Park Slope in which plainclothes officers enter crosswalks when they have the walk signal.

01/30/2014

Crews Work To Restore Power, Heat, Water To Some Park Slope Residents (credit: CBS 2)

Some Brooklyn Residents Spend Bitter Cold Night Without Heat, Power And Water

Buildings along 21st Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues in Park Slope lost power Monday afternoon when a manhole cover blew, which set off another fire down the block.

01/28/2014

Baby Shannon-Lee Willis was born at midnight at New York Methodist Hospital on Jan. 1, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Families Welcome First Babies Of 2014

Shannon-Lee Willis was born exactly at midnight at New York Methodist Hospital in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

01/01/2014

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The 5 Best New Brooklyn Restaurants Of 2013

From homey barbecue to modern Asian-inspired cuisine, dining out in Brooklyn just keeps getting better. Plan a trip to King’s County for a meal at any of these five Brooklyn restaurants that opened in 2013.

12/10/2013

Small Business Saturday: Hoboken

Mom-And-Pop Retailers Welcome Customers For Small Business Saturday

The Thanksgiving weekend shopping frenzy was set to continue, hopefully calmer, with Small Business Saturday.

11/30/2013

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Greenest Neighborhoods In New York City

Looking to find an eco-friendly neighborhood in New York City? Here are some of New York City’s greenest places to live.

11/25/2013

A suspect who police say is wanted for assaulting a police officer on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 (credit: NYPD)

Police: Brooklyn Man Charged In Park Slope Groping Incidents

Jesse Dailey, 34, was arrested on sex abuse, forcible touching and endangering the welfare of a child charges, police said.

11/21/2013

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