Williamsburg

First responders swarm the East River after a woman went overboard near Williamsburg, Brooklyn on Friday, Feb. 27. (Credit: Marian Zambrano, via Twitter)

Police Swarm East River After Woman Goes Overboard

Multiple first responders were on the scene in the East River Friday evening, after a woman went overboard.

02/27/2015

Julio Acevedo (credit: NYPD)

Man Convicted Of Manslaughter In 2013 Brooklyn Crash That Killed Expectant Parents

The driver in a Brooklyn crash that killed a young couple expecting their first child was convicted Thursday of manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide.

02/20/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio visits firefighters and tours site of Williamsburg fire on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. (credit: Demetrius Freeman/Mayoral Photography Office)

Mayor Bill De Blasio Tours Site Of Massive Williamsburg Warehouse Fire

The fire at the Williamsburg warehouse ignited Saturday. It was still smoldering in spots Thursday morning when de Blasio visited.

02/05/2015

Raizy and Nachman Glauber wedding photo. The couple was killed in a car crash en route to the hospital to deliver their first child. (credit: handout)

Trial Begins In Hit-And-Run That Killed Young Couple Expecting Child In Williamsburg

The trial got under way in Brooklyn Monday for a driver accused of killing a young couple expecting their first child.

02/02/2015

Firefighters battle a massive warehouse fire in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on Feb. 1, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Neighbors Concerned As Firefighters Still Battling Massive Williamsburg Warehouse Fire

The seven-alarm blaze started Saturday morning. More than 24 hours later, thick smoke could still be seen pouring out of the building.

02/01/2015

Fire at commercial building on North 11th Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn on Jan. 31, 2015 (Credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Firefighters Battle Massive Fire At Commercial Building In Williamsburg

Firefighters rushed to the scene of a four-story commercial building at 5 North 11th St. in Williamsburg around 6:30 a.m. Saturday.

01/31/2015

An outbreak of shigella infections in Brooklyn has now spread to Rockland County. (Credit: CBS2)

New Yorkers On High Alert After Shigella Outbreak Spreads To Rockland County

The shigella bacterium outbreak started in Brooklyn, but now parents are on high alert in Rockland County.

01/17/2015

A shigella bacterium. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Shigella Infection Outbreak Spreads To Rockland County

An infectious outbreak of the shigella bacterium has already been seen in Brooklyn, and now, the outbreak has spread to the suburbs.

01/16/2015

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5 Valentine’s Day Weekend Getaway Ideas

Enjoy a romantic weekend getaway for two, or for the whole family at any of these wonderful destination cities. With lots of activities, romantic spots and other hidden fun, you’ll be planning another trip out there as soon as possible.

01/16/2015

Brooklyn Shigella Outbreak

CBS2 Exclusive: Shigella Outbreak Strikes Borough Park, Williamsburg

Children have been sick and highly contagious by an infection caused by the Shigella bacterium, which has been spreading across Brooklyn.

01/14/2015

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Brooklyn Environmentalist Refuses To Contribute To City’s Ubiquitous Trash Piles

Walk down many of New York’s sidewalks and you’re likely to see piles of trash bags awaiting pick up.

01/08/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in the theft of a wallet, and the fraudulent use of a credit card, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Stole Wallet, Ran Up Big Bill On Credit Card In Williamsburg

A manhunt was under way Tuesday for a suspect who police said stole a man’s wallet in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, and ran up $500 on his credit card.

01/06/2015

Rodolfo 'Rudy' Lopez is wanted in the box-cutter slashing of a man in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Charged In Box Cutter Attack Outside Williamsburg Nightclub

A suspect was arrested and charged Tuesday in connection with a box cutter attack on a man in front of a nightclub in Williamsburg, Brooklyn this past weekend.

12/30/2014

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Thousands Vie For Affordable Housing Units In Trendy Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Williamsburg, Brooklyn, is known as one of the trendiest and most expensive neighborhoods in the city. But now, a new building is offering staggeringly low prices to rent and tens of thousands of people are vying to get in on it.

12/30/2014

Rodolfo 'Rudy' Lopez is wanted in the box-cutter slashing of a man in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Identified In Williamsburg Box Cutter Attack

Police have identified the suspect in a box cutter attack on a man in front of a nightclub in Williamsburg, Brooklyn this past weekend.

12/29/2014

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