These COVID testers have swabbed 150,000 noses in NYC since pandemic began
Frontline workers told Gothamist about their fatigue, their fears and their hopes for the future after nearly two years testing New Yorkers for COVID-19.
Mar 1, 6:00 AM
Brooklyn-Queens Interborough Express Rail Project Quickly Moves To Next Phase
The line would connect to 17 subway stations and the Long Island Rail Road.
Jan 20, 3:29 PM
Tearing Down the BQE? Bay Ridge Subway Line? City Leaders Dreaming Big About How To Spend Federal Infrastructure Money
It's a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the city, Carlos Scissura, head of the New York Building Congress, said.
Nov 11, 2021 9:40 AM
Fines For Noisy, Illegal Mufflers And Exhaust Systems Now Raised To $1,000
Governor Kathy Hochul increased the fine from $150.
Oct 30, 2021 11:00 AM
How George Floyd's Filmed Murder Has Changed How Palestinians Are Viewed In The Mainstream
A new wave of local pro-Palestinian activism highlights the change in narrative, post-George Floyd.
May 28, 2021 11:17 AM
72-Year-Old Woman Killed By SUV Driver While Walking On Bay Ridge Sidewalk
The crash, which took the life of 72-year-old Bay Ridge resident Carol Langdon, occurred on a stretch of 4th Avenue that advocates and officials has long warned poses an outsized danger to pedestrians.
Apr 16, 2021 3:50 PM
Bay Ridge Couple Forced Off NYC Ferry In Handcuffs Over Refusal To Wear Masks
"Take them off the boat, we got to go home!"
Sep 6, 2020 11:12 AM
Protester Tased By NYPD At Bay Ridge Pro-Police Rally Is Still Hospitalized
“We believe strongly this is a case that must seriously be looked at by the District Attorney’s office with regards to criminality involving the actions of the police officers."
Jul 15, 2020 3:08 PM
"They Defend Their Own Side": NYPD Accused Of Protecting Violent Blue Lives Matter Marchers In Bay Ridge
Despite numerous assaults committed by the pro-cop group in clear view of police, just two people were arrested — both of them Black men protesting police brutality.
Jul 13, 2020 11:37 AM
Videos Show Pro-Police Demonstrators In Brooklyn Unleashing Racist, Sexist Vitriol Against Counter-Protesters
One person was hospitalized after being attacked at a pro-NYPD rally in Brooklyn.
Jul 12, 2020 12:43 PM
De Blasio Administration Disappears Protected Bike Lane In Brooklyn
"There are spots along this path that lead you straight into the side of parked car. It’s bizarre."
Mar 10, 2020 5:06 PM
Bay Ridge Man Killed By Driver While Walking His Dog
Frank Decolvenaere was crossing Fourth Avenue in the crosswalk with his dog when he was struck by a 19-year-old driver making a right turn.
Mar 6, 2020 11:25 AM
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