April 17, 2014 RSS feed / Other News

Several People Injured On Pennsylvania Avenue

The calendar may say April, but April 15th felt more like a rainy October day when an accident tied up traffic at Pennsylvania and Cozine avenues. More...

U-Turn Hit-And-Run

You’d be hard-pressed to name a corner along the Avenue L shopping strip that hasn’t been the site of a car accident over the past year. Out-ofcontrol drivers speed down the commercial strip and U-turns are way too common. More...

Intoxicated Driver Charged In Remsen Crash

An early morning collision on Remsen Avenue resulted in the death of a 60-year-old Long Island man on Tuesday, April 8th. A few days later, Fabian Brooks, 25, was charged in connection to the crash. More...

The Active Consumer

We don’t know what the hell happened to spring this week, but we’re ready to get back to the warm weather we had over the weekend! More...

Absence Of Evacuation Order In Canarsie Results In Legal Action Against City

Many residents are still trying to move on and rebuild after Hurricane Sandy tore through their homes. The media no longer shows it, but many Canarsie homeowners are still struggling to get back on their feet. More...

THEN

NOW

East 92nd Street was known as “Main Road” in the old days. The above photo (taken in 1912) shows East 92nd Street looking north from Flatlands Avenue towards Conklin Avenue. More...

Senseless Shooting Possibly Leaves Boy Blind

A 13-year-old boy is the latest victim of a brazen, senseless shooting in Flatbush on Monday. More...

Hunt For Suspect In Bank Robbery Spree

Police are looking for an individual – or individuals – who are responsible for robbing, and attempting to rob, four Brooklyn banks in one day. More...

Roy H. Mann Principal And His Team Tackle Problems And Confront Challenges

Turning around Roy H. Mann I.S. More...

Petition To Have Jackie Robinson’s Family Home Landmarked

Councilmember Jumaane D. Williams (D-Brooklyn), Deputy Leader, announced plans to relaunch efforts for the city of New York to landmark baseball legend Jackie Robinson’s family home, located at 5224 Tilden Avenue in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. More...

Organization Truly “Cares” About Local Parks!

Spring is in the air – and that means Spring Cleaning for many of us – a perfect time to clean our homes, weed our gardens and beautify community parks and public spaces. More...

Art Brings Families Together At Junior High School Event

Students and their families had brushes ready as they prepared to learn the fine art of oil painting at the first Family Art Night held at Roy H. Mann Junior High School last Wednesday night. More...

D.A.: Motel Attacker Convicted

A 28-year-old man has been charged for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl and faces a maximum of seven years in prison. Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth P. More...

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