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Exploding Manholes Knock Out Power At Two Local Businesses

Two manhole covers erupted Monday morning at a busy commercial intersection near Sheepshead Bay Road and East 14th Street, Con Edison confirmed. The explosions were reported at 8:10am...

Manhole Fire Causes Building To Be Evacuated On 5th Avenue

Another snowfall, another manhole fire in the neighborhood -- the most recent incident occurred Thursday evening on 5th Avenue between 2nd and 3rd Streets. The...

This Week In Ditmas Park

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What’s With All The Manhole Explosions? Con Edison Explains

Following manhole fires in our neighborhood, Park Slope, Sheepshead Bay, as well as throughout the city, you might be asking yourself, “What the hell is...

Manhole Fire Causes Explosions Around Coney Island Avenue & Cortelyou Road,...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5EXhxc-FKdo&feature=youtu.be A three-manhole fire that originated at 667 Coney Island Avenue, between E. 9th Street and Cortelyou Road, rocked our neighborhood with bursts of flames and...

What’s With All The Manhole Explosions? Con Edison Explains

Following three manhole fires in our area in the past week (if not four, as a neighbor noted in the comments), you might be...

Car Catches Fire & Buildings Evacuated After Manhole Explodes On 6th...

https://twitter.com/AndreJamieLewis/status/562562347181830144/ Yet another manhole explosion rocked Park Slope, setting at least one car on fire and causing several homes to be evacuated in the early...

Manhole Explosion On Prospect Park West Injures One

http://instagram.com/p/ym9ndmSsYE/ A manhole explosion on Prospect Park West this morning caused injuries to someone passing by, and according to the FDNY, the fire is still not...

Manhole Fire Disrupts Traffic & Business On 9th Street

A manhole fire caused havoc briefly on 9th Street this afternoon, but was quickly put under control by the FDNY. A spokesman for the FDNY...

Photo Of The Day: Catskills

Spotted on Flatbush Avenue. Take any photos in Park Slope recently? Send them [email protected], add them to the Park Slope Stoop Flickr group, or tag them #parkslope on...

Manhole Problems & Power Outages Around The Neighborhood

The ice and snow and slush aren't just causing difficulties for those of us wearing boots that aren't waterproof enough -- we're starting to...

Drug Addict Busted In Manhole Cover Theft

Authorities have nabbed a man they say stole many of the 30 manhole covers in the last two months in Brooklyn, Queens and the...

Bensonhurst Man Arrested For Manhole Lid Theft, Drug Addiction Cited As...

Police arrested a Bensonhurst man for stealing several of the more than 30 Con Edison manhole covers that have gone missing across New York...

Theft Of Manhole Covers On The Rise, Even In Sheepshead Bay

Con Edison issued a press release yesterday, informing New Yorkers that thieves have stolen more than 30 manhole covers in the last two months,...

Car Falls Into Sewer In Brighton Beach

When I was a kid sitting in the back seat of my old man's car on a long road trip, every time we got...