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Knockout Game

Hasidic Man Victim Of Latest Possible ‘Knockout’ Assault In Williamsburg

New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind said a pattern has emerged but stopped short of saying the Jewish community is being targeted in these types of attacks.

12/02/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Takes On Classic Thanksgiving Foods

Thanksgiving may only come once a year, but several restaurants and vendors in New York City offer their versions of classic Thanksgiving fare on a regular basis.

11/26/2013

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Struck, Killed In Williamsburg Hit-And-Run

A man was struck and killed by a vehicle in a hit-and-run in Williamsburg, Brooklyn early Monday.

11/18/2013

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America’s Most Hipster Cities

Pretty much any US city, short of maybe Birmingham, AL, has some elements/neighborhoods of hipster culture at this point (you really just need a fixed-gear bike shop, right?), but these 10 cities are vying for the title of hipster-est. Behind Williamsburg, of course.

11/15/2013

Police on the scene of a shooting in Brooklyn on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Members Of Indie Rock Band Shot, Killed In Williamsburg

A musician shot and killed two members of an Iranian indie rock band and a third musician and wounded a fourth before killing himself early Monday, police and the group’s manager said.

11/11/2013

Williamsburg, Brooklyn Rape Suspect

Search On For Attempted Rape Suspect In Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Police were searching Saturday for a man they said attacked and tried to rape a woman in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

11/09/2013

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The 6 Best Date Night Restaurants In Williamsburg

Brooklyn’s trendiest neighborhood is also a date night destination with restaurants ranging from casual fare to fine dining. Whether you’re looking for something affordable or want to impress your sweetheart, these Williamsburg restaurants offer some of the borough’s best in meals and ambiance.

11/05/2013

NYPD Crime Scene Unit vehicle (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Cops: Woman’s Body Found Under Blanket On Brooklyn Street

Around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, police were called to the intersection of Division and Kent avenues in Williamsburg.

10/30/2013

The Squeeze food truck was stolen on Oct. 20, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Cops Recover Stolen ‘The Squeeze’ Food Truck In Queens, Suspect Still At Large

Surveillance cameras showed the suspect entering a Williamsburg deli on Graham Avenue, where Brooks leaves her spare company keys.

10/22/2013

A Williamsburg building owner has hired security and installed a rolling gate to protect a piece of graffiti by Banksy. (Credit WCBS 880/Jim Smith)

Report: Brooklyn Building Owner Hires Security To Safeguard Banksy’s Work

A Brooklyn building owner has hired security guards and installed a metal gate to protect a work by the elusive British graffiti artist Banksy.

10/19/2013

British Street Artist Banksy Announces A Month Of New Works On NYC Streets

New Yorkers On The Lookout For Banksy Street Art Creations

The elusive British artist Banksy has been the talk of New York in recent days, since his graffiti works have begun appearing around the city in what he called an attempt to “host an entire show on the streets of New York.”

10/06/2013

Williamsburg restaurant owner George Weld

Understanding The Affordable Care Act: Brooklyn Small Business Owner Joining Exchange

George Weld, the owner of Egg and Parish Hall restaurants in Williamsburg, will take advantage of New York’s Small Business Health Options program for businesses with less than 50 employees.

09/24/2013

A young football player takes part in the Heads Up football program. (Credit CBS 2)

‘Heads Up’ Program Works To Make Football Safer For Young Players

In August the NFL settled a historic lawsuit involving head injuries, on Saturday local youth football players received an important and potentially life saving lesson.

09/22/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Bars With Weekend Happy Hours

Most NYC bars only offer happy hour during the week. Here are five New York City bars with weekend drink deals.

09/13/2013

Brooklyn Attempted Rape Surveillance

Search On For Suspect In Williamsburg Attempted Rape

Police on Tuesday were asking from help from the public in finding a suspect in an attempted rape in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

09/10/2013

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