Residents Say Rats Are Running Rampant In Prospect Heights, BrooklynMembers of the Dean Street Block Association say they believe empty lots around the neighborhood are the main reason for their rodent problem.
Customers Rally Around Brooklyn Coffee Shop Owner Diagnosed With Breast CancerNew Yorkers can get very attached to their local coffee shops. Now, one Brooklyn Neighborhood is helping a shop owner battle cancer, and keep her in business.
City Eyes New, Expanded Bike Lanes Following Cyclist Safety StudyA new safety study has the city mulling additional bike lanes around the Big Apple.
Demanding Answers: Water Flows Constantly Down Wall At Brooklyn Subway StationYou see a lot of unusual things in the New York City subways, but what has been happening at one Brooklyn subway stop has left some commuters beyond surprised and concerned.
Brooklyn Police Precinct Station Transformed Into Haunted HouseNew York’s finest have traded in their uniforms for scary masks and costumes in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, and neighborhood kids have been lining up to get a peek inside the precinct house of horrors.
Source: 2 NYPD Officers Assaulted During Protest Over Police ViolenceDemonstrators and police officers clashed on the streets of Brooklyn Tuesday night in Lower Manhattan, in a protest against alleged acts of police brutality throughout the country.
FDNY: Deadly 5-Alarm Fire In Brooklyn Ruled AccidentalThe 5-alarm blaze broke out around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday on Flatbush Avenue in Prospect Heights.
Police Search For Suspect In Attempted Rape In Prospect HeightsThe NYPD is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in an attempted rape in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn.
Police: Man Tried To Rape Woman In Prospect Heights, BrooklynPolice on Friday were asking for the public to help them find a suspect who allegedly attempted to rape a woman in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn.
Prisoner Escapes Police Custody In Prospect Heights, BrooklynThe suspect escaped from custody at Atlantic and Vanderbilt avenues, on the cusp of Fort Greene and Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, around 7 p.m., police said.
NYC's 5 Best Used BookstoresNew York City is lucky enough to boast many independent bookstores, but don’t take them for granted. Instead, take your spare change and loose bills and head over to any or all of the bookstores listed below, and see what treasures you can find for less than the price of a cup of coffee.
2 Arrested, Charged After Skimming Device Found At Chase Bank In BrooklynLaurentiu Baies, 34, and Marcel Boariu, 36, were charged with burglary, criminal possession of a forgery device, and criminal possession of a skimmer device.