Brooklyn Councilman Up In Arms Over Cost Of Refurbished Public RestroomHow long, and how much did it cost to build a tiny public restroom in a Brooklyn Park? The answers may astonish you, and now a local councilman is furious.
Police: No Crimes Committed In Photo, Video Incidents At Brooklyn SynagoguesThere are concerns in Brooklyn after someone reported seeing two more Jewish institutions being photographed by two men in the neighborhood, Assemblyman Dov Hikind said Monday.
De Blasio, Orthodox Jews Reach Agreement On Circumcision RitualMayor Bill de Blasio's administration says it has reached an agreement with members of the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community over a tradition known as oral suction circumcision.
Piles Of Trash Infuriate Many Brooklyn Residents, City CouncilmanResidents in parts of Brooklyn have said enough is enough when it comes to trash littering their neighborhoods.
Brooklyn Lawmaker Wants To Make All Bicyclists Wear Helmets, But Bloomberg Not On BoardYou might assume the mayor supports mandatory bike helmets because he's been so pro-active on other things, but not this time.
Sanitation Dept. Gets Earful In Wake Of Cemetery DestructionLoved ones lashed out at the New York City Department of Sanitation on Wednesday after piles of snow were dumped into a Jewish cemetery in Brooklyn.