| Jul 20, 2009
Bus riders traveling through Brooklyn may have an easier commute in January 2010.
The 10-mile B61 bus route will be split into two bus lines in an effort to reduce passenger wait times and provide consistent service.
The B61 currently runs from Long...
| Jan 3, 2010
| 12:18 PM
New Yorkers are taking a brisk ride Sunday to honor the street's fallen cyclists.
Cyclists, walkers, families and friends dedicated 11 "ghost bikes" memorializing accident victims Sunday.
Cyclists will ride through Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn,...
| Feb 5, 2010
| 7:40 PM
If you're itching for some good 'ol New England seafood, no need to spend hours on I-95. A Boston native's underground lobster business is shaking up Brooklyn's seafood scene.
Chowhounds heard about it through the grapevine -- just phone in your order...
| Oct 22, 2009
| 2:48 AM
The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in the search for a man who raped a woman in Brooklyn early Tuesday morning.
Police say at about 4:30 a.m. a man pushed a 25-year-old woman into a building vestibule near the corner of Diamond Street and Nassau...
| Sep 15, 2010
| 1:08 PM
In the Greenpoint neighborhood of Brooklyn, N.Y., HBO and executive producers Terence Winter ("The Sopranos") and Martin Scorsese have brought a 300-foot section of the Atlantic City (N.J.) Boardwalk, circa 1920, back to three-dimensional life, for the...
| Apr 10, 2010
| 6:16 PM
Tears are flowing in the streets of Greenpoint, the heart of Brooklyn's large Polish community.
"I cry because it's my country," said Elizabeth Kukikla. "I live for 24 years here and I never forget my country."
Before settling in Greenpoint three...
| Apr 11, 2010
| 4:37 PM
Church bells across Brooklyn's Polish community summoned people to mourn the loss of Polish president Lech Kazinski.
Hundreds of Parishioners packed St. Stanislaus Kostka Church in Greenpoint, which was standing room only Sunday. The corner church, on...
| Apr 18, 2010
| 12:05 PM
Police are searching for the driver of a car involved in a hit-and-run-accident in Brooklyn.
A 28-year-old pedestrian was struck around 3:50 a.m. Sunday on Calyer Street between McGuinness Boulevard and Newel Street in the Greenpoint section.
| May 4, 2010
| 5:26 PM
The price for a cup of java at a Brooklyn coffee shop makes the prices at Starbucks seem like a bargain.
The coffee -- which sells for a whopping $12 a cup at Cafe Grumpy -- is made from handpicked beans grown and coddled in Ethiopia. The unique,...