Williamsburg

Barhoppers dressed up as zombies pose in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on May 25, 2014. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Zombies Invade Williamsburg … To Barhop

A few hundred people participating in the eighth annual Zombie Crawl wore fake blood and latex — to look like peeling skin — and hopped between drinking establishment in Williamsburg.

05/25/2014

Williamsburg Warehouse Theft

Police: Man Stole Nearly $50,000 From Williamsburg, Brooklyn Warehouse

Police on Tuesday were searching for a suspect who took nearly $50,000 in cash and checks from a warehouse in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

05/20/2014

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NYC’s Best Bars With Board Games

Connect Four, Apples To Apples and Sorry! aren’t just for kids. Check out NYC’s best bars with board games the next time you’re feeling competitive.

05/19/2014

Surveillance photo of an attack on a Jewish boy in Williamsburg (Credit: CBS 2)

Jewish Families In Williamsburg Fearful After 2 Separate Attacks On Young Boys

Two attacks within days of each other have Jewish parents in Williamsburg worried about the safety of their children.

05/01/2014

Taj Patterson underwent surgery on his eye after being beaten in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on Dec. 1, 2013. (Photo courtesy of New York Daily News)

5 Hasidic Men Indicted In Beating Of Man In Williamsburg

The members of a Jewish safety patrol in Williamsburg are accused of stopping then attacking Taj Patterson as he walked through the neighborhood Dec. 1.

04/23/2014

Paintings of Snoop Dog (L) and Nelson Mandela (R) by late New York City artist Jean-Michel Basquiat that were allegedly stolen from a gallery in Brooklyn. (credit: Sean Leonard/CBS 2)

Art Taken In Brooklyn Gallery Heist Returned To Rightful Owner

In a heist that was caught on video in March, thieves were seen running down a Williamsburg Street with paintings taken from a nearby gallery.

04/22/2014

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Vinyl Fans Browse The Bins In Brooklyn In Celebration Of Record Store Day

The event is in its eighth year and record stores, once thought to be a dying breed, have been making a comeback. Two shops have opened in Brooklyn in the past few months.

04/19/2014

The fire broke out in a four-story building on Scholes Street in Williamsburg at around 1 p.m. on April 10, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

2 NYPD Officers Treated For Smoke Inhalation After Rushing Into Brooklyn Fire

The fire broke out in a four-story building on Scholes Street in Williamsburg at around 1 p.m., according to the Fire Department.

04/10/2014

Credit: New York Distilling Company

The 5 Best Cocktail Bars In Williamsburg

If you’re a cocktail lover and haven’t spent time in Williamsburg, you’re missing out. This neighborhood is home to some of the city’s best and most unique cocktail bars.

CBS New York–04/10/2014

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What To Eat At Brooklyn’s Smorgasburg

Brooklyn’s popular Smorgasburg heads outside again this weekend on April 5. We’ve outlined some of the best food to eat here.

04/04/2014

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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

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Best NYC Restaurants For Groups

Despite the seemingly infinite dining options in NYC, getting a table can be tough – especially with a group. Luckily, we’ve found the best spots across New York City for dinner and drinks with all your friends in tow.

03/18/2014

Suspect wanted for allegedly shooting four boys in Williamsburg, (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Photo Of Man Wanted In Williamsburg Shooting

The shooting happened just after 7:30 p.m. at South 2nd Street near Roebling Street on the south side of Williamsburg, police said.

03/17/2014

Williamsburg, Brooklyn Shooting

3 Teens, One 12-Year-Old Shot In Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Four boys — the youngest just 12 — were shot and wounded in the legs Friday evening in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

03/14/2014

(credit: Garrett Ziegler)

NYC’s 5 Best Used Bookstores

New 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.

03/13/2014

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