| Aug 30, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Ben Akselrod is a relative newcomer to the Brooklyn political scene – and has strong support within the Jewish Community.
But just weeks before he faces off against an incumbent in the Democratic Assembly Primary,
Akselrod is learning a valuable...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 2:35 PM
Con Edison is warning Brooklyn customers that, because of problems with electrical equipment, voltage is being reduced by 5 percent in certain neighborhoods.
The neighborhoods affected are: Williamsburg, Greenpoint, Bedford Stuyvesant, Clinton Hill, Fort...
| Jun 28, 2010
| 5:16 PM
The battle over a proposed Brooklyn mosque just boiled over again. After Sheepshead Bay residents staged an angry weekend protest, Muslim leaders are demanding local and federal police probe a violent threat uttered by one of the mosque opponents.
| Jun 12, 2010
| 12:54 PM
Surprised CVS shoppers in Sheepshead Bay scattered as a car slammed into the building Saturday afternoon.
Emergency medical technicians arrived at the pharmacy drug store at 1402 Sheepshead Bay Road and treated nine injured people.
| Apr 23, 2010
| 6:09 PM
Sandwiched between two homes on Voorhies Avenue, a vacant lot sits at the center of a Brooklyn Battle Royale. At issue: religion and dueling claims of racism.
"In the end we would like to have good relations with our neighbors because they are going to...
| Dec 7, 2010
| 1:42 PM
They seem to be invading... shopping carts ditched on street corners, and abandoned in neighborhoods.
It's not only a quality of a life issue in Glen Cove, but it's costing tax payers.
"I don't mind picking up one or two." said Glen Cove Mayor Ralph...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 6:38 PM
Several stores at Brooklyn shopping center have been dumping raw sewage and restaurant grease into a small creek that empties into Jamaica Bay, a wildlife jewel next door to
Kennedy International Airport, authorities said Wednesday.
| Jul 10, 2010
| 2:46 PM
Con Edison is asking customers in Brooklyn to turn off non-essential appliances after reducing voltage in the borough by eight percent.
The reduction in electricity comes after equipment problems affecting the electrical cables that supply power to a...
| Jul 28, 2010
Kamie Crawford, 17, Miss Maryland Teen USA was crowned Miss Teen USA 2010 on July 24th on Paradise Island in the Bahamas. The Winston Churchill High student (and captain of the cheerleading squad) is a native of Potomac, MD.
Crawford won a $100,000...
| Aug 6, 2010
| 1:21 PM
A new sex shop that recently opened its doors in Brooklyn is not getting a warm welcome.
KamaSutra, located at 1717 Sheepshead Bay Road, opened on Tuesday and offers all sort of scandalous items including skimpy lingerie, sex toys, novelties and...
| Aug 9, 2010
| 10:18 AM
We first told you about Kamasutra on Friday, the new sex shop on Sheepshead Bay Road.
The window display was too much for many in the community and assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz came to the rescue he spoke to the owner and made sure some of the more...