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Sunday, March 24, 2019

The Pakistani Community Refuses To Stay Silent

MIDWOOD - Umber Nisar, the Muslim woman who was assaulted three days ago, sat on a chair facing the cameras. She was fidgeting with her hands and occasionally looked up, her eyes were filled with...

EXCLUSIVE: A Muslim Woman Was Assaulted On Public Street. Not A Hate Crime?

UPDATE: While the NYPD still has not released photos or video of the assailant, it seems it is now being investigated by the Hate Crimes Unit, though the cops won't tell us when that switch...

New Zealand Mosque Attack Brings Brooklynites Together

MIDWOOD - "No hate, no fear, Muslims are welcome here. No hate, no fear, everyone is welcome here," people chanted outside Makki Masjid this afternoon. Last night, a white supremacist shot and murdered 49 Muslims...

Smith-9th Street Subway Station Stabbing

GOWANUS - A man was stabbed on the G train at the Smith-9th Street Subway Station this afternoon after intervening in a fight. According to cops, after a fight broke out inside the G train at around...

Gambino Crime Family Associate Charged With Murder

Anthony Pandrella, an associate of the Gambino crime family that organizes crime activities in NYC, was indicted for allegedly shooting his friend of many years, throwing out the evidence, and stealing from the deceased...

Nazi Symbol Of Hate Was Drawn On RBG At Subway Station

GREENPOINT - Repugnant words and a swastika were drawn over the face of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on "The Unstoppable Ruth Bader Ginsburg: American Icon" book poster at a G Train subway...

Another Pedestrian Killed In A Hit-And-Run; Driver Abandons Car Few Blocks Away

EAST NY - A man was struck and killed by a car as he was crossing the street. The driver did not care to stay at the scene, drove away, and abandoned the car a...

Lynne Patton Tours NYCHA’s Fenimore Lefferts Houses

Prospect Lefferts Gardens/East Flatbush - This morning Lynne Patton was on tour at her new temporary home in Brooklyn. Patton, who is the regional director of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, moved in last...

Meet Brooklyn’s Latest Heroes Helping Neighbors In Need – Sergeant Heart, Masbia, Catholic Charities...

BROOKLYN HEIGHTS - Borough President Eric Adams honored a sergeant and four organizations for their work, hoping people get inspired and encouraged to give back just like these organizations and individuals did. “This diverse group of...

85-Year-Old Woman Killed After Being Struck By Car

MARINE PARK - An 85-year-old woman was struck and killed by a car as it was backing up into a driveway yesterday. On Wednesday, March 6 at about 4:18 p.m., Stella Clinton was walking westbound...

UPDATE: Shooting Threat At Bay Academy Junior High, 11-Year-Old In Custody

UPDATE: Cops are telling us an 11-year-old boy was taken into custody for the shooting threat made on Instagram last night. It is not clear if the boy was a student at Bay Academy. SHEEPSHEAD BAY...

Candlelight Vigil Remembers Cyclist, But Also Seeks Justice And Safety

WILLIAMSBURG - “A ray of sunshine in a dark world.” That was the message at a memorial gathering of tearful bike messengers from throughout the city on Broadway near Marcy Avenue in Williamsburg. They...

Meet The Candidates Running For The 45th Council District

EAST FLATBUSH — It's only a matter of time before Public Advocate-Elect Jumaane Williams officially takes office, in the meantime, eight candidates are gearing up for another looming special election. In Alphabetical order, they are Anthony...

Brooklyn LGBTQ Group To Make History Marching In Park Slope St. Patrick’s Day Parade

PARK SLOPE/WINDSOR TERRACE - Rainbows will mix with the customary shades of green this year as Brooklyn Irish LGBTQ Organization (BILO) makes history as the first LGBTQ organization to march in the Brooklyn St....
2527 Flatbush Avenue (Renderings compliments of Bernard Schwimmer

Lottery Launches for Seven New Affordable Units In Flatbush

FLATBUSH — Applications are now being accepted for seven affordable one-bedroom units at a new rental building at 2527 Church Avenue (between Bedford and Rogers Avenues). That's right - seven.  The resident features 16,349 sq. ft....
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