| Oct 24, 2011
| 5:12 PM
Defense attorneys for a man who confessed to kidnapping, smothering and dismembering an 8-year-old Brooklyn boy claim their client's admission of guilt was coerced by authorities.
Lawyers for Levi Aron said detectives took advantage of his "fragile...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 2:29 PM
A new building in Borough Park has neighbors steamed. They say its ugly. "It's sad. It just sticks out like a sore thumb," said Jean Benturino, a long-time resident of the 40th street block, where mostly brownstone line the street.
The building, near...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 6:20 AM
A reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of spray paint vandals who targeted a Lancaster County church and community park. Police have been investigating several instances of graffiti spray painted at the Elizabethtown Borough...
| Dec 9, 2011
This week's Friday Forecaster is Diana Hernandez. She's a viewer from Borough Park, Brooklyn.
| May 7, 2011
| 9:00 PM
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| Jul 22, 2011
| 7:28 PM
It is a tribute from a Florida family to a Brooklyn boy who was killed just days before his 9th birthday.
The parents of a newborn in Miami named their infant 'Leiby' -- in memory of the 8-year-old boy from Borough Park who was snatched from a Brooklyn...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 12:06 PM
The Leiby Kletzky Memorial Fund--established in the name of the 8-year-old Brooklyn boy, who was snatched and murdered by a stranger he met on the street, is close to having raised nearly a quarter million dollars less than a week after it was created,...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 7:12 PM
PIX 11 News has obtained an exclusive photo of a Miami baby named in honor of the slain, Brooklyn boy, Leiby Kletzky. The baby boy--Ezreil Leib Rudski---was born on the same day, July 13th, that Leiby's remains were found.
The baby's father, Shmuli...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 5:09 PM
A video that was produced for the Orthodox Jewish community about "stranger danger" -- BEFORE the kidnapping and murder of 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky -- is getting fresh buzz on YouTube.
A group called the Torah Safety Commission produced the video...
| Oct 24, 2008
BOROUGH PARK, N.Y. - Looking to don a coif like John McCain's Vice Presidential running mate Sarah Palin? You're in luck.
A wig wholesaler in Borough Park, Brooklyn that typically caters to Orthodox Jewish women has turned into a local hot spot for...
| Nov 5, 2008
Congressman Jerrold Nadler represents New York's Eighth Congressional district. The Eighth, one of the most diverse districts in the nation, includes Manhattan's West Side below 89th Street, Lower Manhattan, and areas of Brooklyn including Borough Park,...
| Jan 20, 2009
Ten people have been injured, one seriously, in a bus crash in Brooklyn, The Associated Press is reporting Tuesday.
The accident occurred at 6:53 a.m. at 49th Street and 14th Avenue in Borough Park. A New York City Police spokeswoman told Newsday police...