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Friday, July 19, 2019

Fight For Accountability At Makki Masjid Goes To Court

MIDWOOD - The fight for accountability at the beloved Makki Masjid in Little Pakistan has found its way out the doors of the mosque and into the court. Makki Masjid, officially the Muslim Community Center...

CB7 Schedules Meeting To Discuss 4th Avenue Homeless Shelters

PARK SLOPE - Brooklyn Community Board 7 (CB7) has scheduled a meeting to discuss the two homeless shelters planned for 4th Avenue in Park Slope. CB7's Committee on Homelessness Issues has scheduled the community forum...

31-Year-Old Dead After Motorcycle Collides With Car

CANARSIE - Last night ended in another biker death in a crash involving a motorcycle and a car. Roshaun Miller, 31, was riding a 2013 Yamaha motorcycle southbound on Rockaway Parkway on Tuesday, July 16...

Rep. Max Rose To Visit Southern Border Detention Facilities This Friday

BAY RIDGE - After neighbors and activists called on him to "close the camps" two weeks ago, Congressman Max Rose will be visiting the Southern border this Friday. According to his office, he will be...

Four ICE Raids In Brooklyn In Four Days

SUNSET PARK/MIDWOOD - Two doors were knocked on by ICE officials today. One in Sunset Park and one in Midwood. Neither families opened the doors, the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA) confirmed with...

Watch The NYPD Play Hatzolah Flatbush Tomorrow At MCU Park

CONEY ISLAND - MCU Park is hosting a free community baseball game. The teams? Hatzolah Flatbush and the NYPD. The game isn't an annual one, though it does take place every few years or so,...

Coney Island Street Co-Named To Honor Fallen NYPD Officer Leon Fox

CONEY ISLAND - The intersection on Surf Avenue and West 12th Street has officially been co-named after NYPD officer Leon Fox who was killed while on duty in 1941. On February 15, 1941, Fox was...

Sunset Park: The Fear Was Visible This Weekend

SUNSET PARK - After reports of ICE knocking on doors on Saturday, July 13, in Sunset Park, the neighborhood and its main park, a place usually packed with people, was eerily empty this Sunday. https://twitter.com/djlavoie/status/1150497405646843905 On...

Expanded Speed Camera Law Now In Effect

As part of the city's Vision Zero program to reduce traffic deaths, the new and expanded speed camera law went into effect on July 11. Speed cameras in school zones have been in NYC since 2014,...

UPDATE: ICE Conducting Raids In NYC This Sunday, July 14

UPDATE: The ICE raids that were expected two weeks ago were postponed. Instead, they will be taking place this Sunday, July 14. Stay safe and know your rights (we provided them below). BROOKLYN - The...

Attend The Fourth Annual Stickball Hall Of Fame Game At MCU

CONEY ISLAND - It's almost time for the Fourth Annual Stickball Hall of Fame Game at MCU Park to celebrate Stickball Day in Brooklyn. The annual stickball game will take place on Sunday, July 14—with South...

Another Pedestrian Killed On Church Avenue

KENSINGTON - Just two days after 49-year-old María del Carmen Porras Hernández was struck and killed by a driver at the intersection of Coney Island and Church Avenues, a 50-year-old man has succumbed to...

15 Cyclists Have Died In 2019, ‘Mayor de Blasio, Do Your Job!’

WASHINGTON SQUARE PARK - About a thousand cyclists lay down on the ground next to their bikes and loved ones Tuesday evening for a die-in to protest the 15 preventable bicycling deaths in NYC just...

María del Carmen Porras Hernández Was The Pedestrian Killed On Coney Island Ave. Monday

KENSINGTON/PROSPECT PARK SOUTH - The victim of yesterday's fatal car crash has been identified as 49-year-old María del Carmen Porras Hernández. She lived on Ditmas Avenue, about a 20-minute walk away from the intersection where...

The Free Wingate Concert Series Is Back Tomorrow

EAST FLATBUSH - The free and popular Wingate Concert Series is back in Brooklyn for the next two weeks with five events. The series is hosted by Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and will take...
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