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Mayor Issues Winter Storm, Travel Advisory

Photo: totallycoolpix.com The Department of Sanitation has issued a Snow Alert for tonight, beginning at 10:00pm, and The New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM) has issued a Hazardous Travel Advisory for Wednesday, February 5.
NYPD Makes 5 Arrests in Gang Takedown Operation, Asks for Public's Help in Arresting More

NYPD Makes 5 Arrests in Gang Takedown Operation, Asks for Public's Help in Arresting More

The New York City Police Department is asking the public for any information leading to the takedown of a notorious gang known in Brooklyn as "Brooklyn Most Wanted" (BMW).

Afternoon Fire on Dekalb Ave Under Investigation

Fire officials are investigating the cause of a Tuesday afternoon fire at 423 Decatur Street between Malcolm X and Patchen in Bed-Stuy.
Fort Greene/Clinton Hill: This Week in New Rentals

Fort Greene/Clinton Hill: This Week in New Rentals

This 530 sq. ft studio rental is located at 66 Rockwell Place , between( Fulton and Lafayette) in a luxury high rise building in Fort Greene.

Mayor De Blasio to Charter Schools: This is the End, Friend!

Under former Mayor Michael Bloomberg's administration, it seemed charter schools and the City would be friends 'till the end.
Brook-Lens: 'I'm Tired, All I Want is a Seat on the Train'

Brook-Lens: 'I'm Tired, All I Want is a Seat on the Train'

Check out this video "MTA" by Marcus Love & Rogerst Charles, Brooklyn artists rapping about the MTA-- no guns, or "ho's" or baby mama woes-- just the trials of everyday life all us New Yorkers can relate to.

Brook-Lens: Ice, Ice Baby... Too Cold, Too Cold!

So we got happy for a few days last week when the sun decided to be our friend again. Syke! we're back to where we started! That brief respite was the crafty handiwork of the weather gods collaborating with the Super Bowl.

Friends With Benefits (FWB's) vs LOVE

Friends With Benefits I fell in love! It happened last December and I have been dying to write about it, but I thought I should wait until closer to Valentine's Day -- that seemed so fitting.

De Blasio Plans to Give Days off from School for Muslim and Chinese Holy Days

Mayor Bill De Blasio says he plans to move forward with making the Muslim holy days Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha and the Lunar New Year official school holidays, though he has not taken a position on whether the Hindu festival Diwali should also be a
Face Time: Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams

Face Time: Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams

Brooklyn: What do you know about your new borough president Eric Adams? If you were a resident during the 80s, 90s, and early 2000s, then you might remember Adams most as the outspoken NYPD police officer who also co-founded 100 Blacks in Law Enforce