| Aug 18, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Dr. Ross Joseph Brechner, a mathematician turned ophthalmologist who abandoned private practice for a second career in public health, died Aug. 4 of heart disease at his Catonsville home.
He was 71.
"Ross was a fine ophthalmologist who changed careers...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 2:36 PM
Dr. Barbara Starfield, a professor and health services researcher at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health whose work in the field of primary care and health policy brought her international acclaim, died June 10 while swimming at her home...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:51 AM
If you grew up in the New York area in the 1970s and 80s, you probably remember Carole and Paula and The Magic Garden, a super-successful children's television show on WPIX from 1972 to 1984.
And now 40 years later, they're back, delighting three...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Anthony Weiner continued his farewell speech despite loud "disgusting" questions...
| Oct 6, 2010
| 6:58 PM
The world famous Zagat guide is releasing it's 2011 book of New York's best restaurants. And there's a big change this year, according to founder and CEO Tim Zagat.
"The recession is still affecting the restaurant business. people are eating our lests...
| Oct 7, 2010
| 3:28 PM
Three yeshivas in Midwood, Brooklyn aren't looking forward to next Monday.
Members of an anti-Jewish, anti-gay Christian group from Kansas announced on their website they will visit the schools on October 11th
to warn the "children of Israel" that many...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 4:34 AM
Authorities are investigating the possible murder of a coin-shop owner in Brooklyn, whose bloody body was found lying on the ground on East 7th Street near Avenue N in Midwood.
Cops found the unconscious victim, identified as 61-year-old Steven...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 7:46 PM
MIDWOOD, NY (PIX11) The dead may be pushing out the living in one Brooklyn neighborhood.
Washington Cemetery wants to expand its territory, adding more than 300 graves.
Management says it’s already filled to capacity and desperately needs the...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 9:06 AM
A 3-year-old-girl was found wandering the streets of Brooklyn in the frigid cold early Tuesday morning, and now her babysitter is in custody.
Police say a passing taxi driver found the child near the corner of Rogers and Clarendon Avenues in Midwood at...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 5:47 PM
The second teacher allegedly involved in a lesbian classroom tryst at James Madison High School in Midwood, Brooklyn, was fired Wednesday.
French teacher Cindy Mauro, 34, was found guilty of serious misconduct after being caught in the act with Spanish...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 6:40 PM
Word has it that the pregnant wife of Rep. Anthony Weiner is feeling trapped in her marriage.
According to the The New York Post, the close-knit, devout muslim family of 35-year-old huma abedin is "furious" with their jewish son-on-law's lewd behavior...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 7:47 PM
Word has it the pregnant wife of disgraced Rep. Anthony Weiner is feeling trapped in her marriage, which is reportedly on shaky ground.
According to the The New York Post, the close-knit, devout muslim family of 35-year-old Huma Abedin is "furious"...