Old Brooklyn Airfield Becomes Hot Spot For Drag Racing, Reckless DrivingA spokesperson for the National Park Service says the property is patrolled 24 hours a day.
Police: Reckless Driving May Have Been Factor In 2-Car Crash In Brooklyn That Killed 3, Including 11-Year-OldPolice believe the two cars involved were out doing doughnuts when the drivers collided with each other.
2 People Killed In Jamaica Bay Boat Capsizing IdentifiedIt happened just before 8 p.m. near Floyd Bennett Field.
Boat With 5 On Board Overturns In Jamaica Bay; 2 Later DieFive people tumbled out of a boat that capsized in Jamaica Bay Friday night, and two of them later died.
Police: Body Found Floating At Brooklyn MarinaOfficers who responded to the Gateway Marina at Floyd Bennett Field found a man floating face-up, and fully clothed.
Some Decry Brooklyn Tomato Battle Scheduled For SaturdayThe event is called Tomato Battle and has been billed as "Beer. Bands. Tomato Fight." It's a six-hour festival of drinking and dancing capped off by a chance to hurl 40,000 pounds of tomatoes at 5,000 of your closest friends.
Opponents Furious At Plans For Gas Pipeline Under Brooklyn, RockawaysOpponents protested Sunday against a planned natural gas pipeline that would pass through Brooklyn and the Rockaways.
Earth Day Volunteers Do Their Part To Protect The EnvironmentFor some, Earth Day took on a special meaning this year in parts of the Tri-State Area ravaged by Superstorm Sandy.
City Burns Debris From Sandy In Brooklyn, Some Residents Voice ConcernGetting rid of the debris was a major mission a month after Superstorm Sandy, and in Brooklyn on Wednesday, some of the debris was going up in smoke.
President Obama Approves Measure Allowing Natural Gas Pipeline Through Rockaways, BrooklynThe three-mile pipeline would run from the Atlantic Ocean beneath Jacob Riis Park in the Rockaways and under Jamaica Bay to Brooklyn's Floyd Bennett Field.
Third Victim Of East River Helicopter Crash Passes Away SundayHarriet Nicholson died at Bellevue Hospital of "respiratory complications of near-drowning" -- meaning a shortage of oxygen to the brain, according to Ellen Borakove, the medical examiner's spokeswoman.
Second Female Passenger Aboard Doomed East River Chopper DiesBellevue Hospital has confirmed Helen Tamaki, the other female passenger during last week’s helicopter crash in the East River, died Tuesday night.
Whoa Baby! Nine Peregrine Falcons Hatch Atop MTA BridgesNew York City is seeing a bit of a baby boom and not just at the Bronx Zoo.
NYC Needs Runways, But 'Ghost Airport' Stays QuietAs planners lament the lack of space for new runways in a region plagued by air delays, Floyd Bennett's wide, inviting runways sits just across Jamaica Bay, opening a few times a year for special flights.
NYPD Chopper Forced To Make Daring LandingThere was a thumbs up Wednesday night from the crew members who were aboard a malfunctioning NYPD helicopter that crash landed into Jamaica Bay earlier in the day.