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First New Coney Island Hotel In Decades Now Under Construction, Except It's Not In Coney Island
Amusing the Zillion reported last week that Sleep Inn Hotel is now under construction on Stillwell Avenue and Avenue Z, just north of the Coney Island Creek, making it the first new hotel in the neighborhood in decades.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
What You Need to Know to Open a Bar in New York City
He had ordered no cranberry juice, didn't have enough ashtrays to go around and ran out of single dollar bills partway through the night.
Senior Killed by Bus Driver in Bronx; Hit-and-Run Driver Kills Man in Queens
Two NYC pedestrians were killed by motorists over the weekend. One of the victims was a senior; the other was struck by a hit-and-run driver in the City Council district represented by Eric Ulrich, where at least five pedestrians have died in traffic in 2013.
New York Daily News
Cops killed Harlem man in mix-up: Lawsuit
Protestors call for justice for Mohamed Bah outside New York State Supreme Court in Manhattan on Monday March 25, 2013.
Family Of SI Resident Shot Dead Calls On Police To Catch His Killer
The family of a 24-year-old Staten Islander shot dead is calling on police to catch his killer as they mourn their loss.
New York Post
New York Dolls estate fight
He left behind only $4,000, but that's not stopping the kids of late punk-rock pioneer Johnny Thunders from battling over his estate.
New York Daily News
EXCLUSIVE: NYCHA firm charged by Feds in wage scam
The U.S. Department of Labor in May charged MDG Design & Construction with violating a slew of wage and labor laws - and has moved to ban the firm from bidding on federal projects for up to three years.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Knockout Attack Takes Down 20 Year Old Woman in Brooklyn
A New York City councilman tweeted about a new knockout attack days after a Jewish council offered a reward for information leading to the arrest of attack perpetrators.
Big hurdle for criminal charges in train derailment
A backhoe clears soil next to a derailed Metro-North train car, foreground, on Dec. 2, 2013 in the Bronx borough of New York.
Elderly Traffic Officer Memorialized After Agent's Line-of-Duty Death
Leaders of the city's police force and family members of the 71-year-old NYPD traffic agent who was fatally hit by a truck in Midtown last week gathered Saturday at the devoted agent's funeral.
Police Search For Hit-And-Run Driver Who Killed Pedestrian In Queens
Police are looking for the hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a man early Saturday morning in Queens.
Anniversary: Myra Solomon & Donald Solomon
The happy couple met when Myra was just 16-years-old and Donald was 18-years-old.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
New York Daily News
Woman found dead in bedroom with rope around neck
Police are investigating the suspicious death of a 56-year-old Brooklyn woman. Cops found the woman dead in her bedroom on Hubbard Place in Flatlands about 7:30 p.m. Friday with a rope around her neck, sources said.
Family And Friends Say Goodbye At Funeral For Queens Woman Killed In Train Derailment
Friends and family gathered at Saint Sebastian's Church in Woodside on Saturday to say goodbye to Kisook Ahn, the 35-year-old Queens woman killed in last weekend's Metro-North train derailment.
Man Stabbed to Death Near Marcy Ave. Station
A man was stabbed multiple times just steps from the Marcy Avenue subway station in Brooklyn early Saturday, and police were investigating the cause of the attack.
Queens DA Commends 3 Guilty Verdicts In Separate Murder Cases
Queens District Attorney Richard Brown praised three juries Friday for returning guilty verdicts in separate murder trials within hours of each other.
Federal Flood Maps Left New York Unprepared for Sandy-and FEMA Knew It
The agency ignored state and city officials' appeals to update the maps with better data until it was too late.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Jay Z leads Grammy nominees, Timberlake snubbed in...
Rapper Jay Z led all artists with nine Grammy nominations on Friday, but newcomers Lorde, Kendrick Lamar, and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis edged out industry heavyweights for nods in the top categories of the annual music awards.