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As Above, So Below

Thinker’s Notebook   By Marlon Rice I can tell you dozens of subway stories from my time growing up in this community.  When I was a kid, my mom would take the train home and if she needed extra hands to carry bags then she’d call me when she was leaving work and I would […]Read More

Police Beat * 5-12-2011

77th Precinct covering Crown Heights and Prospect Heights Wine robbery An unknown thief robbed a wine bar and restaurant on May 4, police said. Police believe the crook entered the Abigail Wine Bar and Restaurant, 807 Classon Avenue, some time after 3 am through the side window and exited the same way. The owner reported […]Read More

Police Beat

77th Precinct covering Crown Heights and Prospect Heights Burglar hits apartment A sneaky burglar entered an apartment, o  March 28 and got away with over $6,000 in goods, police said. The 47-year-old victim discovered the burglary when she arrived at her 848 Prospect Place apartment around noon. Police reports indicated the burglar did not enter […]Read More

Police Beat: Murder, Rape up in Central Brooklyn Felony crime

Murder, Rape up in Central Brooklyn Felony crime on course to rise more than 10 percent in 2010 The two most violent crimes – murder and rape – are up sharply in the Central Brooklyn neighborhoods of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Crown Heights, Fort Greene and Clinton Hill. So far this year there have been 56 reported murders […]Read More