News & Features
0 Brooklyn News Roundup

After a busy week, here’s a chance to catch up on some of the news happening outside of our neighborhood! We’ve pulled together some of our favorite recent stories from our sister sites that are worth a read this weekend:…

News & Features
5 Cops Seek Three iPhone Fraudsters

Police are seeking help in identifying three men suspected of opening multiple cellphone accounts using fraudulent information in November in the vicinity of the NYPD’s 61st Precinct. The suspects purchased six Apple iPhones between 2:30pm on November 28 and 7:15pm on November 30,…

Arts & Culture
0 Morning Mug: Snowmersault

Photo by Steven Rainford Morning Mug is our daily showcase of photographs from our readers. If you have a photograph that you’d like to see featured, send it to

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61st Precinct Crime Statistics: 2/9/2015 – 2/15/2015

CompStat reports are produced by the New York Police Department on a weekly basis. We summarize the week’s statistics for the 61st Precinct reports every Friday. The 61st Precinct is the police command responsible for Sheepshead Bay, Gravesend, Kings Highway, Homecrest, Madison, Manhattan Beach, and Gerritsen Beach.


This Weekend’s Sheepshead Bay Open House Picks

We’ve rounded up some of the more interesting open houses happening in and around Sheepshead Bay this weekend. Any thoughts on these places? 2280 Burnett Street #4J List Price: $145,000, $566 maintenance Size: One bedroom, one bathroom Details: Animal lovers, take note — this neighborhood straddling co-op is all ready to welcome you and your best furry friend.…


Monuments Shop Replaces Kosher Pizzeria On Jerome Avenue

Pizza is dead. Long live pizza. The 1730 Jerome Avenue storefront that has for years been occupied by various kosher pizzerias is now a monuments shop, selling tombstones and other memorials “for all cemeteries.” The shop opened up some time in the past week, taking up the storefront that’s been empty since July 2014 when…