Schools: The New Normal | Brooklyn School For Teens At Risk Of Not Graduating Struggling To Connect To Students Through Remote LearningA school reliant on human connection is now limited by internet connectivity.
Caught On Video: Man Topples Statue Of Virgin Mary Outside Brooklyn Church In Broad DaylightSurveillance video shows a man in a hat climbing a fence outside Our Lady of Solace and clambering up a religious shrine. He grabs the statue of the Blessed Mother, knocks it over and hurls it onto the sidewalk.
Coney Island Anti-Violence Collaborative Says Outreach Has Contributed To Decrease In Shootings Amid Citywide Spike In Gun ViolenceThe 60th Precinct has seen a 36% decrease in shootings this year, an anomaly in southern Brooklyn, where there's been a 340% increase.
Coney Island's 38th Annual Mermaid Parade Goes Virtual, Raises Money For Local CharitiesFans went online to view the parade as marchers, musical groups and other participants performed from remote locations.
Weekend Wave Of Gun Violence In New York City Continues: Men Fatally Shot In Brooklyn, Queens, NYPD SaysNew York City's deadly and violent weekend continued Sunday morning when police said at least 12 more people were shot since late Saturday night.
3 People Killed, 11 Shot Saturday In Another Weekend Of Gun Violence Across NYCBrooklyn Borough President Eric Adams says the violence is getting out of control.
New York Aquarium Prepares For Reopening With Coronavirus Restrictions In PlaceThe aquarium has been closed since March 16 and is now ready to welcome back visitors.
Summer Scorcher: Another Heat Wave Possible As Tri-State Temperatures Sizzle Into 90sPlenty of people are heading to beaches and pools Sunday, as dangerously high temperatures sweep over the Tri-State.
State Beaches Reach Capacity Early As Tri-State Temperatures SoarEven though many beaches and pools are offering extended hours, limited capacity rules remain in place due to the coronavirus.
Pockets Of Sunshine, Churning Ocean Bring Beach-Goers To Coney Island After Tropical Storm Fay Hits Tri-State AreaPartial sunshine always means partial success for Coney Island business owners, who say the entire season is an uphill battle.
Social Distancing, Mask Rules In Effect For Beachgoers Eager To Celebrate July 4th In New York, New JerseyLots of folks were taking advantage of the good weather at Asbury Park in New Jersey.
No Fans At This Year's Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest, But July 4th Tradition Will Go OnThis year, the competition will be held with the same world class athletes, but in a secret, undisclosed location and a high level of safety protocols.
New York City Beaches Open For Swimming In Time For July 4th Holiday WeekendThe city encourages all beach goers to follow state guidelines, like keeping blankets and chairs 10 feet apart.
Nathan's 4th Of July Hot Dog Eating Contest Will Go Forward With Relish, But No CrowdsContestants will compete with COVID-19 safety measures in place. There will only five eaters at a time this year, instead of the usual 15.
Memorial Day Around Tri-State Lacked Usual Punch Due To Pandemic, But Some Enjoyed Relative Peace And QuietMemorial Day is often considered the unofficial start of summer. But what about in the midst of a global pandemic?