Why Coney Island and Brighton Beach were hit so hard by omicron
The iconic oceanside neighborhoods experienced a fatality rate nearly three times the citywide average.
Feb 7, 6:00 AM
Police Arrest Suspect Who Allegedly Threw Fatal Punch At Brighton Beach Stranger
The shirtless man accused of fatally punching a stranger on the Brighton Beach boardwalk this summer has been arrested by police.
Dec 4, 2019 4:18 PM
Police Seeking Two People In Brooklyn Man's Death By Fatal Punch
Before he died, the victim told police he did not know the attackers.
Updated: Jul 19, 2019 11:54 AM
FDNY: Brighton Beach Boardwalk Fire At Tatiana Was Sparked By Cigarette Igniting Mattress
The fire that caused the popular eatery to go up in flames started under the boardwalk.
Updated: Apr 16, 2019 3:39 PM
Man Fatally Stabbed While Sitting Outside Brooklyn Bodega
The victim appeared to be eating a bagel when he was attacked.
Updated: Jul 21, 2017 11:06 AM
LGBTQ Russian Immigrants Give Brighton Beach Its First Pride Parade
"Pride is about going into a place where it can be frightening, where not everyone has come to see LGBTQ people as human beings."
Updated: May 23, 2017 5:27 PM
Brad Lander Rips 'Outrageous & Dangerous' Proposal To Raise Speed Limit On Ocean Parkway
The measure would override the citywide 25 mile-per-hour speed limit, but just near the house of the state senator who proposed it.
Updated: Mar 24, 2017 10:25 AM
85-Year-Old Driver Kills Woman While Trying To Park In Brooklyn
He also allegedly injured several other pedestrians.
Updated: Jan 31, 2017 10:31 AM
Arts & Entertainment
Take Vintage Train Rides At Brighton Beach Today And Tomorrow
The BMT D-Type Triplex will be among the trains.
Updated: Jun 25, 2016 11:35 AM
What To Eat On A Day Trip To Brighton Beach
From pillowy fried pirozhki to garlic shrimp, you'll eat very well in this Russian-accented coastal neighborhood in southern Brooklyn.
Updated: Jun 22, 2015 4:19 PM
Police: Man With Hunting Knife Was Assaulting Elderly Woman Before He Stabbed Cop
Graphic video taken at the scene shows Tchernik lying face down on the sidewalk following the shooting.
Updated: Jun 19, 2015 11:10 AM
Breaking: Police Fatally Shoot Man In Brooklyn, One Officer Injured
Officers recovered a knife at the scene, according to the NYPD.
Updated: Jun 18, 2015 5:32 PM
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