Tag Archive | "Brooklyn"

Domenic Recchia. (Photo: Vanessa Ogle)

Staten Island GOP Leader Warns Recchia Will Rely on ‘Brooklyn Housing Project’ Votes

Domenic Recchia kicking off his campaign. (Photo: Vanessa Ogle) A top official in the Staten Island Republican Party warned supporters this afternoon that Congressman Michael Grimm’s Democratic rival will rely on “Brooklyn housing project” votes to win in November, citing a recent a New York Times profile of the race. Bill D’Ambrosio, the first vice […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Disappointed Fireworks Fans in Brooklyn

Metropolitan Diary: An Independence Day crowd at the Brooklyn Promenade got less congested as complainers left early, not realizing that they had been watching the wrong show. City Room

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Wake Held for Firefighter Killed in Brooklyn High-Rise Fire

A wake was held on Staten Island Tuesday for 40-year-old Gordon Matthew Ambelas, who died trying to save others from flames in a public housing high-rise in Brooklyn over the weekend. NEWS – NY1

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Brooklyn DA’s office to stop prosecuting first time pot arrests

Exceptions will be made if the suspect is arrested for openly smoking in public. amNewYork

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Thursday funeral planned for FDNY firefighter killed in Brooklyn blaze

The widow of a hero FDNY firefighter killed in a weekend apartment blaze in Brooklyn has penned heartbreaking message to her husband, saying, “You were my everything.” New York News – NY Daily News

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Eats Beat: Jura Brooklyn Scotch is here; élan opens in Flatiron District

Jura Brooklyn might be named after a New York City borough — but the single-malt Scotch got its start on the other side of the world. Food / Dining – NY Daily News

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

1 dead, another injured in Brooklyn shooting

The NYPD is investigating after two people were found shot, one fatally, in Brooklyn. WNYW – NYC News

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Day After Drowning at Park, Brooklyn Girl, 2, Is Mourned

Relatives and friends gathered to grieve over the death of 2-year-old Ruhshona Kurbonova, who was described by one of those on hand as her family’s brightest treasure. NYT > N.Y. / Region

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Joe Chestnut Wins For America

Joey Chestnut ( C) wins the 98th annual 2014 Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs.

New York City

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Firefighter Dies After Blaze at Brooklyn High-Rise

Lt. Gordon Matthew Ambelas, who became trapped during a search for residents during the fire Saturday, was the first New York City firefighter to die in the line of duty in more than two years, the authorities said. NYT > N.Y. / Region

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Boys and Butterflies in Brooklyn

Metropolitan Diary: A look back at a child’s search for monarchs and painted ladies in the weedy vacant lots all over the borough. City Room

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Firefighter Dies After Blaze at Brooklyn High-Rise

A fire on the 19th floor of a public housing building in Williamsburg killed one firefighter and injured two others. NYT > N.Y. / Region

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Brooklyn flag thief angers residents

The Windsor terrace section of Brooklyn was decorated in patriotic spirit for Independence Day… Until a person captured on surveillance video stole 7 American flags in the neighborhood. WNYW – NYC News

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

FDNY Firefigher Dies While Fighting Brooklyn High-Rise Fire

An FDNY firefigher died while battling a blaze in a Brooklyn high-rise Saturday night. NEWS – NY1

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Firefighter in critical condition from Brooklyn building fire

A firefighter is in critical condition after fighting a fire in a hi-rise building in Williamsburg. WNYW – Local News

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Submit Your Photo Of New York City

Upload photos of your city here!

Sign in with:
  • Click Register to log in with Facebook

  • Picture: (will be re-sized automatically)
    Post Title:
    Description: (will show as text under your picture)
    Tags: (add comma separated tags here)

     

    You agree to these terms & conditions when posting!

    English + no HTML please. We email you once your post is live.

    Advanced submission/ Mobile users