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Armed Robber Opens Fire Inside Grocery Store on Myrtle Ave

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man caught on camera robbing a grocery store in Fort Greene on Sunday.
The Week Ahead: Oct 6 - Oct 12

The Week Ahead: Oct 6 - Oct 12

1. Alternate side of the street parking will be suspended for 3 days this wee k: Monday, Oct. 6, in recognition of Idul-Adha Thursday, Oct 9, in recognition of Succoth Friday, October 10, in recognition of Succoth 2.

Man Dies in Suspicious Fire on Herkimer St

Fire investigators are looking into the cause of a fire in Bed-Stuy Thursday night that resulted in one fatality.

Weekend Traffic Alert: Bridge and Street Closures, Oct. 4 - 5

Brooklyn Bridge The Brooklyn Bridge will be closed to Manhattan-bound traffic on Saturday from 12:01 am to 7 am . Motorists should consider the Manhattan Bridge, Williamsburg Bridge, or Hugh L.

A 21st Century Urban Rhapsody in Reconstructive, Funky Design

A table created by students participating in the exhibit "Funk, God, Jazz and Medicine: Black Radical Brooklyn" Funk, God, Jazz, and Medicine: Black Radical Brooklyn , presented by Creative Time and Weeksville Heritage Center, launched on September 2
Artists, Poets and Musicians Remember the Sights and Sounds of 1963

Artists, Poets and Musicians Remember the Sights and Sounds of 1963

It's back again for a second year: " Soundtrack '63 ," a live music and multimedia millennial retrospective of the Civil Rights Movement.

Behind These Prison Walls: One Man's Fight Against Youth Incarceration

Lorenzo Steele, at the Bed-Stuy Boxing Gym where he volunteers regularly For the past ten years, Long Island resident Lorenzo Steele has been speaking to middle school children in Central Brooklyn about the perils of prison life through a program ent

Register Now For PACC's Rolling Up the Gates Storefront Stroll!

Brooklyn storefronts Are you an aspiring business owner? Are you a property owner with vacant space? Are you an existing business owner and want to expand? Are you an organization with resources for effectively running a business? Join PACC for anoth

Media is Theater

I was looking for a topic to write about for this week's column and I stumbled upon a paper I wrote when I was studying at Pratt Institute some eight years ago.

MTA Subway Cameras Planned for 2015

Photo: NY Daily News As part of its upcoming capital plan, the MTA announced on Wednesday it will buy 940 new subway cars for its lettered lines and install cameras beginning in 2015, the Post reports.