COVID Cases Rising 3.3 Times Faster In Hot Spot Areas Than Rest Of NYC
In addition to eight ZIP codes with more than 3% positivity, the Department of Health noted four others have positivity between 2% and 3%.
Sep 27, 2020 9:23 AM
NYC Starts School Inspections And Warns Of Possible Shutdowns In South Brooklyn And Queens Areas With Rising Covid Cases
City health officials have expressed particular concern about the spread of the virus among the city's Orthodox community.
Sep 25, 2020 9:53 AM
Minivan Driver Kills Brooklyn Cyclist, Bringing This Year's Biking Death Toll To 27
An elderly cyclist was killed by a minivan driver last week while riding just outside his Midwood home, police said on Saturday.
Nov 4, 2019 11:24 AM
10-Year-Old Killed In Crosswalk Marks City’s 24th Cycling Death This Year
The driver was charged with charged with unlicensed driving, failing to exercise due care and failure to yield to pedestrians.
Oct 6, 2019 7:54 PM
Driver Who Fatally Struck 10-Year-Old Reportedly Had Seizure While Driving
The incident happened around 2:40 p.m. on Tuesday at Ocean Avenue and Avenue L in Midwood.
Sep 11, 2019 3:45 PM
10-Year-Old On Brooklyn Sidewalk Fatally Struck By Driver
The 10-year-old boy was waiting for a bus on the sidewalk in Brooklyn before the driver killed him.
Sep 10, 2019 6:08 PM
Photos: A Relieved City Welcomes Back Di Fara Pizza
It was mostly locals on the scene last night for Di Fara's reopening, following a two-day closure for unpaid taxes.
Updated: Aug 23, 2019 5:39 PM
Beloved Brooklyn Pizzeria Di Fara Is Reopening Today
Gothamist was told the Midwood location would probably reopen around 3 p.m. on Thursday.
Updated: Aug 22, 2019 2:58 PM
De Blasio Vows To Help Get Di Fara's Reopened After Tax Seizure
'I'm ready to do anything I can to get them reopened.'
Updated: Aug 21, 2019 2:25 PM
Di Fara's Midwood Location Seized By State Over $160K+ In Unpaid Taxes
The Midwood location has two warrants for unpaid taxes over the last two years, totaling $167,506.75.
Updated: Aug 20, 2019 5:17 PM
Brooklyn Landlord Won't Rent His 'Jewish Building' To Black Tenants, Suit Claims
A Brooklyn landlord is being sued for housing discrimination, after allegedly describing one of his Midwood properties as a 'Jewish building,' and refusing for years to rent it out to black tenants.
Updated: Jul 19, 2019 11:24 AM
Pittsburgh Man With 'Kill Rabbi Max' Tattoo Accused Of Setting Fire To Rabbi's Brooklyn Home
The suspect was 'found in Manhattan with a bag full of lighter fluid an axe and knives,' according to prosecutors.
Updated: Jun 17, 2019 1:06 PM
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