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2 City Correction Officers Arrested Within 2 Minutes

Two city correction officers were arrested within a period of two minutes Sunday and charged with driving drunk.

07/07/2013

Three firefighters and one pedestrian were injured in this accident in Brooklyn on June 24, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

4 Injured When Fire Truck Jumps Curb In Brooklyn

FDNY Engine 211 collided with a SUV near the intersection of Marcy Avenue and Hewes Street in Williamsburg while heading to a fire alarm around 11 a.m.

06/24/2013

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Transit Worker Accused Of Carrying Stolen Gun

A New York City transit worker was arrested Sunday and charged with carrying a stolen gun.

06/23/2013

Williamsburg Construction

Constant Construction Rattles Some Williamsburg Parents

Construction has been booming in Williamsburg, Brooklyn for some time, but it has meant for a big headache for some mothers in the neighborhood.

06/19/2013

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Reports: Thieves Targeting Urinal Screens In Brooklyn Bar Men’s Room

Some strange thieves reportedly have been targeting the men’s room at a bar in Williamsburg, Brooklyn – stealing items that seemingly no one would even care to touch.

06/04/2013

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Report: Former NYU Instructor Goes On Rampage In Brooklyn

A former NYU instructor was arrested late last week, after allegedly splashing a woman with a liquid he told her was blood and yelling and cursing at a dog, according to a published report.

06/02/2013

The NYPD is looking for this man in connection with a possible bias attack on the J-train. (Credit NYPD)

NYPD Seeks Suspect In Alleged J-Train Bias Attack

The suspect has been described a Hispanic male between 25 and 30-years-old, with light skin, and dark hair that was tied up in a bun at the time of the attack, he is approximately 6-ft tall and was wearing a denim jacket.

05/31/2013

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NYPD Sergeant Returns To Complex Where He Was Shot, Arrests Robbery Suspects

A police sergeant who was shot in the head in Brooklyn last year returned Tuesday to the housing complex where the incident happened, where he and another officer arrested two suspected robbers in an unrelated case.

05/28/2013

Vito Lopez

Embattled Assemblyman Vito Lopez Says He’ll Resign, Seek City Council Seat

Scandal-plagued Brooklyn Assemblyman Vito Lopez is stepping down from his seat next month, but Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver says Lopez shouldn’t spend even another day in office.

05/17/2013

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5 Delicious Spring Soups To Try In NYC

Not surprisingly, spring soups rely on spring ingredients, including asparagus and ramps. Menus can change as quickly as the weather, so get these bowls of goodness while you can.

05/14/2013

A car that police said was involved in a fatal crash is seen on Roebling Street in Williamsburg on Monday, May 13, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Driver In Fatal Brooklyn Crash Faces Manslaughter Charges

Police said a 2003 silver Nissan Altima was speeding and heading east on the Williamsburg Bridge in the outer traffic lane when it lost control near the eastbound B.Q.E. interchange.

05/13/2013

Dress Code Sign Posted At Some Williamsburg Stores. (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Says Dress Code Posted By Some Jewish Shop Owners Is ‘Discrimination’

Sam Gold said he can’t believe the city is taking him to court over a sign posted last summer at his store in the Hasidic enclave of Williamsburg.

04/26/2013

The runners of the New York City Marathon pass through Williamsburg - Brooklyn, NY - Nov 1, 2009 - Photo: Afton Almaraz/Getty Images

Report: Pedestrian Street Plazas, More Bike Parking Coming To Williamsburg

Pedestrian plazas and expanded bike parking are coming to Williamsburg, Brooklyn, according to a published report.

04/14/2013

Burned Mezuzah In Brooklyn

Jewish Religious Objects Found Burned On Holocaust Remembrance Day

Public Advocate Bill de Blasio said Monday that he believes the burning of mezuzot in South Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on Holocaust Remembrance Day was a hate crime.

04/08/2013

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5 Great Hat Stores In NYC

Hats are making a serious comeback this season. If you don’t want to sport on on the daily, at least get a jump on your fanciful topper for next year’s Easter Parade by visiting one of New York City’s best hat shops.

04/03/2013

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