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L Train Weekend Service Disruptions From Manhattan To Brooklyn Begin Friday Night

If you take the L train between Manhattan and Brooklyn, get ready for some major weekend disruptions.

04/17/2015

New York City Subways

Williamsburg Store Owners Say L Train Service Interruption Will Hurt Business

The shop owners in Williamsburg are really worried. They say all of the tourists in Manhattan take the L train to Williamsburg to shop.

04/16/2015

A surveillance image of a police believe grabbed an 11-year-old boy's crotch in Williamsburg, Brooklyn on Sunday, April 12. (Credit: NYPD)

Teen Charged In Groping Of Boy In Williamsburg

A teenage suspect was charged Tuesday night in the groping of an 11-year-old boy in Williamsburg, Brooklyn this past weekend.

04/14/2015

A surveillance image of a police believe grabbed an 11-year-old boy's crotch in Williamsburg, Brooklyn on Sunday, April 12. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Release Photos Of Suspect Who Allegedly Groped Boy, 11, In Williamsburg

Police on Monday were searching for a man who allegedly touched an 11-year-old boy’s crotch as he waited for a bus as the south end of Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

04/13/2015

Julio Acevedo was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison in the hit-and-run that killed Nachman and Raizy Glauber in Brooklyn in 2013. (Credit: CBS2)

25 Years To Life For Driver Who In Brooklyn Crash That Killed Expectant Parents

A driver was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison Monday, after being convicted in a Brooklyn crash that killed a young couple expecting their first child two years ago.

04/13/2015

Flushing and Nostrand avenues in Williamsburg, Brooklyn (Credit: CBS2)

Police Probe Reported Forcible Touching Incident In Williamsburg

Police said the incident happened around 9:30 a.m. Sunday on the corner of Flushing and Nostrand avenues.

04/12/2015

Surveillance images of two suspects in the stabbing of two young men outside a public housing building in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek 2 Suspects In Williamsburg Public Housing Stabbing

Police released surveillance images Wednesday night of two suspects wanted in the stabbing of two young men outside a public housing building in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

04/01/2015

Two young men were stabbed Tuesday evening outside the Williams Plaza public housing development on Tuesday, March 31. (Supplied to CBS2)

2 Stabbed In Front Of Williamsburg Public Housing Building

Two young men were stabbed Tuesday evening in outside a public housing building in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

03/31/2015

Pink paint could still be seen on the Williamsburg, Brooklyn, sidewalk where two Jewish teenagers reported being shot by paintballs. (credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Brooklyn Resident Describes Paintball Attack, Incident Investigated As Possible Hate Crime

On Saturday night, two Jewish teenagers reported being struck with paint at Morton Street and Juliana Place in Williamsburg, police said.

03/30/2015

Map of paint ball attack (credit: CBS2)

Police Investigating 2 Paint Ball Attacks Against Jewish Residents In Brooklyn

Police said two Jewish teenagers were struck with paint balls at Morton Street and Juliana Place in Williamsburg Saturday night.

03/29/2015

Police say this man tried to rape a women in Williamsburg on March 25, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Image Of Suspect In Williamsburg Attempted Rape

A Brooklyn teen stopped a man from violently attacking his mother. Police are now asking for the public’s help in the search for the suspect.

03/27/2015

A sketch of a suspect in the luring of an 11-year-old girl in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Tried To Lure Girl Into Car In Williamsburg

Police released a sketch and surveillance photos Thursday of man who allegedly tried to kidnap an 11-year-old girl in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

03/26/2015

DEVELOPING-STORY

Sources: Son Rushes To Mother’s Aid As She’s Being Attacked In Williamsburg Building

The incident took place at 11:55 p.m. near South 3rd Street and Berry Street in Williamsburg.

03/26/2015

Commuters at the Bedford Avenue subway station onboard a crowded L Train December 22, 2014. (Credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Petition: Weekend L Train Shutdowns Will Be Detrimental To Brooklyn Businesses

Some Brooklyn residents have launched a petition calling on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to cancel plans to shut down the L Train for five weekends in April and May.

03/24/2015

US figure skaters Tonya Harding (L) and Nancy Kerr

Williamsburg Roommates Launch Kickstarter Campaign To Open Tonya Harding, Nancy Kerrigan Museum In Their Apartment

A Williamsburg apartment is being turned into a museum to commemorate an infamous ice-skating incident.

03/03/2015

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