Home Tags Brooklyn

Tag: Brooklyn

Red Hook, Brooklyn.

A former NYC drug cop who bought his first property for $22,000 now has a $400 million real-estate portfolio, and he says he doesn’t even track ...

Former narcotics detective Greg O'Connell spent years serving NYC, but these days, he's making headlines for a different reason.
The text of the bill states that first offenders would be fined anywhere from $25 to $50, while subsequent offenses within 18 months would increase the fine to as much as $250.

A new bill is proposing fines of anywhere from $25 to $250 for texting while crossing the street in New York City

If the threat of being hit by a speeding vehicle wasn't enough to deter you from texting while crossing the street, perhaps a small fine will.
Staff and members of the prosecution team push carts full of court documents related to the US v. Keith Raniere case to the US District Court for the Eastern District in Brooklyn on May 7, 2019.

What to expect during the trial of Keith Raniere, the leader of the alleged sex cult NXIVM

Accused sex cult leader Keith Raniere was at court in Brooklyn on Tuesday to begin the explosive trial about the inner workings of his group, NXIVM.
Brooklyn Point will have the tallest rooftop pool in the western hemisphere, according to the developer.

Here are all the over-the-top amenities in Brooklyn’s tallest building, from an infrared sauna and a stroller valet to the highest infinity pool...

Brooklyn Point will include 40,000 sq. ft. of amenities, including a rock-climbing wall, a pet spa, and a "forest adventure" playground.
The tower will be finished in 2020.

A 720-foot luxury condo tower is now the tallest building in Brooklyn, and it claims to have the highest rooftop infinity pool in the western hemisphe...

Brooklyn Point, a 68-story tower in Downtown Brooklyn, will include more than 40,000 square feet of amenities, including a rooftop infinity pool.
Gaps in vaccine coverage have led to a spike in global measles cases, a new report says.

A man dubbed ‘Patient Zero’ spread measles from New York to Michigan’s Oakland County

Michigan's measles outbreak has been linked to the outbreak in New York City, due to a man who unknowingly traveled to Oakland County and had the disease.

New York City declared a public health crisis after 285 measles cases were reported in Brooklyn

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio declared a public health emergency after a measles outbreak in a Brooklyn neighborhood with a big Orthodox Jewish population.
Sen. Bernie Sanders at his 2020 kick off event in Brooklyn on March 2, 2019.

Bernie Sanders draws in huge, young, diverse crowd for first 2020 rally on a snowy day in Brooklyn

"We are putting together the strongest grassroots campaign in the history of US politics," Sen. Bernie Sanders declared to a roaring Brooklyn crowd.