Brooklyn, NYC

Monday - May 20, 2019
Run in the sun: Runners endure 13.1 miles of fun during Brooklyn Half Marathon
Fun-raiser: Fort Greene Park throws party to help fund its events
Cops arrest NBA player’s sister for allegedly threatening trial witness
Schneps Media celebrates next generation at ‘Stars Under 40’ gala
Brooklyn political bigwigs host annual gala in Mill Basin
‘A bureaucratic mess’: Surf Avenue reopens after painful eight months in Coney Island
Game on: Local pol promotes videogame equality for people with disabilities

Sunday - May 19, 2019
Sheer coincidence: Park Slope construction workers suffer injuries amid two separate incidents about an hour apart
Free Shakes: Public Theater gives out tix in Brooklyn

Saturday - May 18, 2019
Readers sentence the jail expansion plan
Fearless Living: Finding inspiration in unexpected places
Assault on 500 BLOCK OF NEW JERSEY AVE, Brooklyn, NY (via

Friday - May 17, 2019
Shooting on 1200 BLOCK OF CROTON LOOP, Brooklyn, NY (via
District Attorney indicts Williamsburg man for brutal ax rampage
Boats to the Yard: New Navy Yard ferry stop to open Monday
Benhsonhurst civic leaders push DOT to reconsider bike lane plan
Corner shot: Crown Heights man gunned down a block away from home

Thursday - May 16, 2019
Brooklyn Academy of Music honors Ethan Hawke at annual gala
Looking Gucci: Flatbush Project Runway contestant launches kickstarter campaign for chic sweatshirts
Rock of ages: Teen characters take the stage in ‘Spring Awakening’ at Gallery Players
Back to work: Video evidence leads cops to reopen investigation into Clinton Hill hit-and-run
Decomposed body washes up in basement of Brooklyn Heights building: NYPD
Pipe dream: Cuomo temporarily rejects pipeline off Coney Island coast
See a hit-and-run driver sideswipe cyclist in Clinton Hill
Class dismissed: More than 2,300 students graduate from LIU in massive commencement ceremony
Crown Heights tragedy: Cyclist dies following brutal weekend collision
Third Brooklyn biker killed in four days: NYPD
Second Brooklyn biker killed in four days: NYPD

Wednesday - May 15, 2019
Her street: Civic honchos honor late local leader and activist Mafalda DiMango at street co-naming ceremony
Lifting off: Families enjoy high-strung day of fun at Brooklyn Bridge Park kite festival
Fair weather fun: Spring Fling returns to Prospect Park
Spring awakening: Prospect Park celebrates with a massive array of outdoor events!
Assault on 400 BLOCK OF MAPLE ST, Brooklyn, NY (via
Assault on 00 BLOCK OF CHAUNCEY ST, Brooklyn, NY (via
Shooting on 700 BLOCK OF ST. MARKS AVE, Brooklyn, NY (via
Police: Two women attack another woman inside homeless shelter
Brooklyn bigots: String of senseless hate crimes have left Williamsburg Jews in fear of attack
Spring cleaning: Locals spend Saturday sweeping Gravesend and Coney streets
Dump truck driver fatally strikes man in Coney Island: NYPD
School’s out: All-girls school in Bensonhurst will close its doors in August
Farah Louis wins special election for 45th District Council seat
Vandal smashes man’s car window
Thief swipes package from stoop
Scoundrel hits man in the head with metal object

Tuesday - May 14, 2019
Paint the town: FiveMyles art gallery celebrates 20th anniversary
Brute punches train conductor at Stillwell Ave. station
Thief takes electronics from car
Lout attacks and robs cab driver
Police: Suspect hits man with an umbrella during fight
Burglar swipes jewelry from E. Fourth St. home
Robbery on AVE N AND E 51ST ST, Brooklyn, NY (via
Other on MYRTLE AVE AND ST. EDWARDS ST, Brooklyn, NY (via
Robbery on 6TH AVE AND 73RD ST, Brooklyn, NY (via
Cops cuff would-be laptop thief at Fort Greene Apple store
Mill Basin library opens bike repair station
‘Everything burned down’: Kensington cellphone store gutted by early morning inferno
Special election: Eight candidates vie for Williams’ former Council seat

Monday - May 13, 2019
Special election: Eight candidates vie for Williams’s former Council seat
Post Apocalypse: Locals claim Brooklyn’s most crime-plagued mailbox is located in Prospect Lefferts Gardens
Other on 900 BLOCK OF ATLANTIC AVE, Brooklyn, NY (via
Other on OCEAN PKWY AND DITMAS AVE, Brooklyn, NY (via
Cuomo signs local pol’s speed camera expansion bill into law
Advocates blame city after car fatally strikes bicyclist in Marine Park
Goals: Coney Island to get two new soccer fields by end of year
Ridgites toast opening of beloved neighborhood coffee chain’s newest location
Restoring Faith: Historic Park Slope church hosts live-music performance to celebrate repairs