99-Year-Old Retired NYPD Sergeant Receives Purple Heart Seven Decades After Being Wounded In World War IIThe Army presented 99-year-old Ozzie Fletcher with the medal at Fort Hamilton on Friday.
NYC Deputy Mayor Calls For Removal Of Robert E. Lee's Name: 'This Is An Emotional Issue For Many People Like Me'New York City Deputy Mayor J. Phillip Thompson made a heartfelt call for the name of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee to be removed from public spaces Thursday.
ICE Detains Pizza Deliveryman Who Brought Order To Brooklyn Army BasePablo Villavicencio, of Ecuador , is now in ICE custody pending removal from the country, a spokeswoman said.
Cuomo Seeks To Remove Confederate Names From Streets In Fort Hamilton, BrooklynTwo plaques honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that mark a maple tree outside St. John's Episcopal Church were removed Wednesday.
Streets Named After Confederate Generals Causing A Stir In Fort Hamilton, BrooklynSome lawmakers say it's high time Stonewall Jackson Drive and General Lee Avenue in Brooklyn are renamed.
Cannons To Ring Out At Fort Hamilton Wednesday For Fleet WeekSome Brooklyn can expect to hear cannons ring out this week, as Fleet Week kicks off.
Man Accused Of Molesting 3 Girls At Brooklyn Army BaseA Queens man has been arrested and charged with molesting three girls at the Fort Hamilton Army Base in Brooklyn.
Missing, Non-Verbal, Autistic Teen Found Safe In BrooklynDaniel Ghabra, 14, wandered away from a laundromat in Fort Hamilton at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, police said. The boy is non-verbal.
Police: Nonverbal, Autistic Teen Missing In BrooklynA nonverbal autistic teen was missing from his home in Brooklyn Friday night.
Arrest Made In Series Of Bay Ridge Burglaries, Investigation ContinuesJoseph Cananzarro, 42, had allegedly been working in the 68th Precinct, which includes the Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights and Fort Hamilton sections of Brooklyn.
Police Arrest Suspect In Sex Assault Of Teen Girl At Fort Hamilton Subway StationCommuters and especially women were on edge at the Fort Hamilton Parkway subway station after police said a man sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girl.
Police: Suspect Sexually Assaulted 15-Year-Old At Fort Hamilton Subway StationThe two enhanced and very clear photos from the surveillance system has given police and the public hope that they'll soon catch the suspect.
As Alleged 9/11 Plotters Face Judge, Those Who Lost Loved Ones Feel Bevy Of EmotionsRetired Deputy Fire Chief Jim Riches, who lost his son on 9/11, is spending the day watching the proceedings via closed circuit at Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn along with about three-dozen other families.
Amnesia Supper Club In Midst Of 'Footloose'-Like ControversyThe Amnesia Supper Club, a Brazilian hangout located on Fourth Avenue in Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn, has nearby residents and local officials up in arms.
Chen Family Reveals Some Of The Horrible Abuses Allegedly Inflicted On Army Private SonPrivate Danny Chen’s mother and father spent part of Thursday listening to Organization of Chinese Americans President Elizabeth OuYang recite details of alleged abuses Army investigators told the family about in a private meeting Wednesday at Fort Hamilton, in Brooklyn.