West 8th Street

Google Maps Drug Section

Google Maps Declare Block Of Brooklyn’s West 8th Street The ‘Drug Section’

Some Brooklyn residents were not amused this week, after a block in Bensonhurst appeared on Google Maps as the “West 8th Street drug section.”

02/27/2014

Commuters enter a subway train in New York City (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Subway Service In Coney Island Partially Restored After Signal Room Fire

Service on the F subway line has resumed in Coney Island after workers repaired tracks damaged by a signal room fire that broke out near the West 8th Street station Friday.

08/13/2011