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Cop Car Gets Hit On Coney Island Avenue

CONEY ISLAND AVE - A van hit an NYPD car leaving the cop limping and reaching for his head this morning, witnesses say. At approximately...

“Little Pakistan” Clean-Up Day This Sunday

There will be a neighborhood-led clean-up in "Little Pakistan" (Coney Island and Foster Avenues) this Sunday, September 17, from 5 to 8pm. It is organized...

P.S. 889 Day #3 – Still No Traffic Safety Improvements

DITMAS PARK - Day three of classes at the brand new P.S. 889 let out with a lot less drama than when they opened...

Muslims In Brooklyn Celebrate Ramadan’s Final Days On Coney Island Avenue

The month of Ramadan is over, the moon has been sighted and on Sunday, June 25, the majority of Muslims around the world celebrated...

‘Little Pakistan’ Celebrates Pakistan’s Championship Cricket Win Against India

About 100 Pakistanis and cricket fans, old and young, gathered at the corner of Foster and Coney Island Avenues to celebrate Pakistan's historic win...

Little Pakistan’s Year-Old Civilian Patrol Reports Progress In Crime Fighting

Kensington's Pakistani community is taking a leading role in keeping the area safe. A civilian patrol, created last summer to protect the Little Pakistan commercial district...

Judge Orders Local Attorney Gennady Litvin To Halt Fraudulent Mortgage Rescue...

A judge has ordered a Midwood law firm and its lead attorney, Gennady Litvin, to immediately end illegal business practices that included phony claims that it...

Versace Models Strutting Their Stuff In Brighton Beach Today

A gaggle of models are in Brighton Beach today, posing for photos for the upcoming Versace Jeans Look Book. The photo shoot is scheduled to...

Photos: Alec Baldwin, Michael Madsen On Set Of “Back In The...

Hollywood heavyweights Alec Baldwin and Michael Madsen spent some time in Sheepshead Bay yesterday, filming inside Romanoff Restaurant (2670 Coney Island Avenue) for the...

Back In The Day, Starring Michael Madsen And Danny Glover, Filming...

Customers who stopped by John's Prime Meats earlier this week could have stumbled onto a film shoot for Back in the Day, a new flick...

Eat ‘N Run Cafe, A New Kosher Eatery, Now Open On...

Eat 'N Run Cafe is now open at 2574 Coney Island Avenue, serving a variety of hot and cold kosher treats. The luncheonette-style cafe will...

City Taxpayers To Shoulder $2.5 Million Loss On Brighton Boardwalk Bathrooms

EXCLUSIVE: Approximately $2.5 million in taxpayer dollars is being flushed down the drain, as the city caves to the demands of luxury condominium dwellers to...

Brighton Boardwalk Bathrooms To Move To Coney Island Avenue In Victory...

EXCLUSIVE: After a two-year battle, the New York City Parks Department has agreed that the best site for a contentious set of boardwalk bathrooms previously...

Local Pols Join Be Proud Foundation For Passover Food Distribution Event,...

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams joined the Be Proud Foundation for the 6th annual Passover Food Distribution event on Friday, distributing nearly 600 packages...

Peruvian Food At Coney Island Taste Is The Place To Go...

THE BITE: Brooklyn got a whiff of spring, and I just couldn't help it. I had to have my favorite warm weather foods, even if...