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WPIX 11 New York
Police seek help identifying elderly man found wandering in BushwickPolice are working to identify this man found wandering in Brooklyn. (DCPI) BU
Police seek help identifying elderly man found wandering in Bushwick
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 8 hours ago
Police are working to identify this man found wandering in Brooklyn. (DCPI) BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — Police are asking for help to identify an elderly man found wandering the streets of Brooklyn Sunday evening. The man, who identified himself as... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Police take down sword-wielding man with stun gunPolice arrested a Brooklyn man menacing people with swords Monday night. (NYPD)
Police take down sword-wielding man with stun gun
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 15 hours ago
Police arrested a Brooklyn man menacing people with swords Monday night. (NYPD) BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — Police used a stun gun to take down a 46-year-old man who was menacing people with swords in a Brooklyn park Monday night. Angel Trujillo was... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Sword-wielding man menaces people in parkpeople at a Brooklyn park with swords in both hands. The Daily News reports po
Sword-wielding man menaces people in park
Calgary Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
people at a Brooklyn park with swords in both hands. The Daily News reports police responded to Maria Hernandez Park in Bushwick around 8 p.m. Monday. Authorities say about 50 people pointed out the suspect, who ran from the park. Sgt. Brendan... Read more
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NBC New York
Man With Swords in Hands Menaced People in NYC Parkpeople at a Brooklyn park with swords in both hands. The Daily News reports po
Man With Swords in Hands Menaced People in NYC Park
NBC New York / Posted 21 hours ago
people at a Brooklyn park with swords in both hands. The Daily News reports police responded to Maria Hernandez Park in Bushwick around 8 p.m. Monday. Authorities say about 50 people pointed out the suspect, who ran from the park. Sgt. Brendan... Read more
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The Seattle Times
NYPD: Man with swords in both hands menaced people in parkpeople at a Brooklyn park with swords in both hands. The Daily News reports po
NYPD: Man with swords in both hands menaced people in park
The Seattle Times / Posted 21 hours ago
people at a Brooklyn park with swords in both hands. The Daily News reports police responded to Maria Hernandez Park in Bushwick around 8 p.m. Monday. Authorities say about 50 people pointed out the suspect, who ran from the park. Sgt. Brendan... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
NYPD: Man with swords in both hands menaced people in parkpeople at a Brooklyn park with swords in both hands. The Daily News reports po
NYPD: Man with swords in both hands menaced people in park
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 21 hours ago
people at a Brooklyn park with swords in both hands. The Daily News reports police responded to Maria Hernandez Park in Bushwick around 8 p.m. Monday. Authorities say about 50 people pointed out the suspect, who ran from the park. Sgt. Brendan... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Man with swords arrested for menacing in Brooklyn park(http://nydn.us/2a9TFex ) the incident unfolded around 8 p.m. Monday when polic
Man with swords arrested for menacing in Brooklyn park
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 22 hours ago
(http://nydn.us/2a9TFex ) the incident unfolded around 8 p.m. Monday when police responded to Maria Hernandez Park in Bushwick. Authorities say about 50 people pointed out the suspect, who ran from the park. Sgt. Brendan Ryan says officers... Read more
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New York Post
Cops tase man swinging machetes in Brooklyn parkhave to kill him before he drops them, cops said. The emotionally disturbed 46
Cops tase man swinging machetes in Brooklyn park
New York Post / Posted 23 hours ago
have to kill him before he drops them, cops said. The emotionally disturbed 46-year-old was inside Maria Hernandez Park in Bushwick at about 8 p.m. When cops arrived, the suspect then dashed down Irving Avenue and made a left on Troutman Street,... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Alleged home invasion suspect asked victim ‘Do you want me to rape you or kill you?’ before attack: sourcesBUSHWICK, Brooklyn – A manhunt is on for a man accused of robbing and raping a
Alleged home invasion suspect asked victim ‘Do you want me to rape you or kill you?’ before attack: sources
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
BUSHWICK, Brooklyn – A manhunt is on for a man accused of robbing and raping a woman at gunpoint after breaking into her Bushwick apartment early Monday, police said. Police released this sketch photo of the Bushwick rape suspect. (Photo: NYPD) The... Read more
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NBC New York
Armed Man Rapes, Robs Woman in Her Brooklyn Homethen violently raped and robbed her. The 29-year-old woman was asleep in her h
Armed Man Rapes, Robs Woman in Her Brooklyn Home
NBC New York / Posted yesterday
then violently raped and robbed her. The 29-year-old woman was asleep in her home near DeKalb Avenue and Wilson Avenue in Bushwick when she heard her door being opened. That’s when saw a man holding a silver gun approaching her, police say. The... Read more
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TribLIVE
New York City subway tunnel to close for 18 months for repairsBrooklyn, officials said Monday. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority dec
New York City subway tunnel to close for 18 months for repairs
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Brooklyn, officials said Monday. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority decision means places such as Williamsburg and Bushwick, which have thrived in recent years as draws for young people, arts and nightlife, will have their East River... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Busy NYC subway tunnel to close for 18 months for repairsfor three years. The L train, which runs from Manhattan through popular Brookl
Busy NYC subway tunnel to close for 18 months for repairs
Finance and Commerce / Posted yesterday
for three years. The L train, which runs from Manhattan through popular Brooklyn neighborhoods like Williamsburg and Bushwick and beyond, will see all service through the tunnel and on the Manhattan portion shut down. Trains will continue to... Read more
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New York Post
Woman raped and robbed in chilling home invasionwas raped during a horrific home-invasion robbery on Monday, police sources sai
Woman raped and robbed in chilling home invasion
New York Post / Posted yesterday
was raped during a horrific home-invasion robbery on Monday, police sources said. The 29-year-old victim woke up in her Bushwick apartment when she heard sounds around 4:30 a.m., sources said. The intruder confronted her with a gun, tied her... Read more
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Daily Mail
NYC's busy L train will close for 18 months for Hurricane Sandy repairto the customer. The L train, which runs from Manhattan through popular Brookl
NYC's busy L train will close for 18 months for Hurricane Sandy repair
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
to the customer. The L train, which runs from Manhattan through popular Brooklyn neighborhoods like Williamsburg and Bushwick and beyond, will see all service through the tunnel and on the Manhattan portion shut down. Trains will continue to... Read more
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Island Packet
Busy NYC subway tunnel to close for 18 months for repairsfor three years. The L train, which runs from Manhattan through popular Brookl
Busy NYC subway tunnel to close for 18 months for repairs
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
for three years. The L train, which runs from Manhattan through popular Brooklyn neighborhoods like Williamsburg and Bushwick and beyond, will see all service through the tunnel and on the Manhattan portion shut down. Trains will continue to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Busy NYC subway tunnel to close for 18 months for repairsfor three years. The L train, which runs from Manhattan through popular Brookl
Busy NYC subway tunnel to close for 18 months for repairs
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
for three years. The L train, which runs from Manhattan through popular Brooklyn neighborhoods like Williamsburg and Bushwick and beyond, will see all service through the tunnel and on the Manhattan portion shut down. Trains will continue to... Read more
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The Verge
NYC subway tunnel used by 225,000 people a day will shut down for 18 monthsturning the road into a transit expressway. “cannot be avoided or delayed” Ove
NYC subway tunnel used by 225,000 people a day will shut down for 18 months
The Verge / Posted yesterday
turning the road into a transit expressway. “cannot be avoided or delayed” Over the last decade or so, Williamsburg and Bushwick have become two neighborhoods that, for better or worse, have come to define Brooklyn, both as a neighborhood and a... Read more
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Sun Star
When art imitates Lifeart. He had formal training in printmaking and photography as well. His studios
When art imitates Life
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
art. He had formal training in printmaking and photography as well. His studios, first on the Lower East Side and then in Bushwick, have long been centers for learning and development for several generations of printmakers. Lahti finds great... Read more
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New York Post
Soul singer Sharon Jones shares Coney Island memoriesNY, here Jones, 60, tells HARDEEP PHULL about her ideal New York weekend. I LO
Soul singer Sharon Jones shares Coney Island memories
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
NY, here Jones, 60, tells HARDEEP PHULL about her ideal New York weekend. I LOVE Daptone Records’ headquarters in [Bushwick,] Brooklyn. Whenever we go in there, the family is coming together, and the creativity starts working, you see... Read more
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New York Post
Jail guard’s union boss blasts plan to move teens off Rikerscurrently holds troubled 14- and 15-year-olds, who would have to be relocated t
Jail guard’s union boss blasts plan to move teens off Rikers
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
currently holds troubled 14- and 15-year-olds, who would have to be relocated to Crossroads Juvenile Center in Bushwick, Brooklyn, if the older teens were moved there. The city does not house younger teens in the same lockups as kids 16... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Four men sought by police for gunpoint robbery in elevatorBUSHWICK, Brooklyn — Four men pulled a gun on a 23-year-old man in an elevator
Four men sought by police for gunpoint robbery in elevator
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 4 days ago
BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — Four men pulled a gun on a 23-year-old man in an elevator and stole his wallet and phones before they ran away, police said. The victim met two of the suspects at 9:15 p.m. on June 4 after arranging to sell an iPhone to one of... Read more
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New York Post
A history of the perp walkrecorded jibe was the evidence that convicted him. In 2005, Latin King Isaac “
A history of the perp walk
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
recorded jibe was the evidence that convicted him. In 2005, Latin King Isaac “Lucky” Almanzar was arrested by the feds in Bushwick on drug charges, and gave obvious gang signs while being walked. The photos were introduced at trial when he... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Affected families urge leaders to approve Plaza planmother of Ella Bandes, who was 23 years old when she died after a bus struck he
Affected families urge leaders to approve Plaza plan
Times Newsweekly / Posted 6 days ago
mother of Ella Bandes, who was 23 years old when she died after a bus struck her at the intersection at the Ridgewood/ Bushwick border on Jan. 31, 2013, pleaded with the members of CB 5 to support the DOT’s redesign at the intersection where... Read more
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CNET
The best VR I experienced all year had no tech at allof Then She Fell, an immersive theater production in a nondescript red brick bu
The best VR I experienced all year had no tech at all
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
of Then She Fell, an immersive theater production in a nondescript red brick building in a forgotten-feeling part of Bushwick, Brooklyn. Produced by Third Rail Projects, this show has been running for years. But to me, it felt newer and... Read more
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DNA Info
Here's Why a Rent Freeze Won't Help Some TenantsA row of apartment houses in Bushwick with rent stabilized apartments. Rent sta
Here's Why a Rent Freeze Won't Help Some Tenants
DNA Info / Posted 6 days ago
A row of apartment houses in Bushwick with rent stabilized apartments. Rent stabilized apartments are generally in buildings constructed between 1947 and 1974 with six or more units, as well as buildings that receive tax breaks like 421-a. View Full... Read more
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DNA Info
Here's Why Some Rent Stabilized Tenants Are Seeing Huge Rent Increasesof tenants in these rent-regulated apartments,” Glover said. A row of apartmen
Here's Why Some Rent Stabilized Tenants Are Seeing Huge Rent Increases
DNA Info / Posted 6 days ago
of tenants in these rent-regulated apartments,” Glover said. A row of apartments with rent stabilized units in Bushwick. Photo credit: DNAinfo/Gwynne Hogan Is charging preferential rent legal? Yes, its legality is what makes it so... Read more
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DNA Info
Where Can New College Graduates Afford an Apartment in New York City?affordable in parts of Northern Queens and East Brooklyn — in particular Crown
Where Can New College Graduates Afford an Apartment in New York City?
DNA Info / Posted 6 days ago
affordable in parts of Northern Queens and East Brooklyn — in particular Crown Heights, Astoria, Bedford-Stuyvesant, and Bushwick, Streeteasy noted of the post-collegiate havens. For those who are Manhattan-or-bust, you'll have a large selection... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
French Montana “Two Times,” Nipsey Hussle ft. Bino Rideaux & Dave East “Clarity,” & MoreWired Tracks below. Photo: Instagram —Nipsey Hussle ft. Bino Rideaux & Dave E
French Montana “Two Times,” Nipsey Hussle ft. Bino Rideaux & Dave East “Clarity,” & More
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 8 days ago
Wired Tracks below. Photo: Instagram —Nipsey Hussle ft. Bino Rideaux & Dave East – “Clarity”Prodigy – “Mystic/Live From Bushwick”OG Maco & Rome Fortune – “YEAH!”Kid Ink – “GoldenEye”Zuse – Bullet 2: Banana ClipYoung Buck – 10 BodiesChase N.... Read more
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People Magazine
5 Things to Know About 'K2' – the Dangerous Form of Synthetic Marijuana on the RiseThat means that, unfortunately, poorer communities, like East Harlem in Manhatt
5 Things to Know About 'K2' – the Dangerous Form of Synthetic Marijuana on the Rise
People Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
That means that, unfortunately, poorer communities, like East Harlem in Manhattan or the border of Bedford-Stuyvesant and Bushwick in Brooklyn, where the 33 overdoses occurred earlier this week, are hit hard by the drug. 4. Its victims are... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Money makeover: Brooklyn artist creatively changes color of cashFriday in Brooklyn. DeJesus uses a unique canvas. "I paint on money,” she expl
Money makeover: Brooklyn artist creatively changes color of cash
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 12 days ago
Friday in Brooklyn. DeJesus uses a unique canvas. "I paint on money,” she explained in an interview with PIX11 News. The Bushwick based artist said she was inspired by the play Hamilton. “I just fell in love with the whole concept of people of... Read more
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New York Post
Cuomo forms battles plan as K2 overdoses soarcrisis explode across the state several times, and we want to make sure we’re a
Cuomo forms battles plan as K2 overdoses soar
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
crisis explode across the state several times, and we want to make sure we’re ahead of it this time,” he said. “It’s in Bushwick today. It will be in another part of Brooklyn tomorrow, and it will be in Buffalo tomorrow morning. And that’s what... Read more
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New York Post
Protesters gather in ‘Zombieland’ after mass K2 overdosethe doors, it was not deliberate. The Big Boy Deli is just one of several stor
Protesters gather in ‘Zombieland’ after mass K2 overdose
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
the doors, it was not deliberate. The Big Boy Deli is just one of several stores on the border of Bedford-Stuyvesant and Bushwick that have been accused of selling K2 to local residents.Here, a police officer holds an empty bag of a K2 drug that... Read more
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The Forward
A ‘Need to Rebel’ Led Her #OffTheDerech — and Into Bushwickschool at the Romemu Jewish community. Though even a year ago Guedalia had litt
A ‘Need to Rebel’ Led Her #OffTheDerech — and Into Bushwick
The Forward / Posted 12 days ago
school at the Romemu Jewish community. Though even a year ago Guedalia had little hope of finding the right community, she now feels she has, in Brooklyn’s latest artistic vanguard. “I feel like I found my place. It’s in this house in Bu... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York Cityclear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York City
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 12 days ago
clear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims had been smoking K2. Dennis Gonzalez of Bushwick told WNBC-TV that K2 use in that part of Brooklyn is out of control. "It's gotten out of hand," Gonzalez said.... Read more
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Daily Star
Zombie addicts return after mass-overdose of synthetic cannabis sees 33 collapsesession to have catfight “It’s just too much to keep under control” Dennis Gon
Zombie addicts return after mass-overdose of synthetic cannabis sees 33 collapse
Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
session to have catfight “It’s just too much to keep under control” Dennis Gonzalez Dennis Gonzalez, who lives in the Bushwick neighbourhood, said that K2 use in that part of Brooklyn was out of control. “It’s gotten out of hand,” he told... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York Cityclear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York City
WSMV Nashville / Posted 13 days ago
clear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims had been smoking K2. Dennis Gonzalez of Bushwick told WNBC-TV that K2 use in that part of Brooklyn is out of control. "It's gotten out of hand," Gonzalez said.... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York Cityclear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York City
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 13 days ago
clear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims had been smoking K2. Dennis Gonzalez of Bushwick told WNBC-TV that K2 use in that part of Brooklyn is out of control. "It's gotten out of hand," Gonzalez said.... Read more
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KIVI Boise
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York Cityclear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York City
KIVI Boise / Posted 13 days ago
clear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims had been smoking K2. Dennis Gonzalez of Bushwick told WNBC-TV that K2 use in that part of Brooklyn is out of control. "It's gotten out of hand," Gonzalez said.... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Ridgewood’s ONDERDONK HOUSE MUSIC FESTIVALbreakdown below. The festival will also include a pop-up Ridgewood Market, a f
Ridgewood’s ONDERDONK HOUSE MUSIC FESTIVAL
Times Newsweekly / Posted 13 days ago
breakdown below. The festival will also include a pop-up Ridgewood Market, a food court featuring some of the best local Bushwick and Ridgewood eats. Attendees can look forward to carefully curated artist installations by Talking Walls, as well... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Happenings JULY 14 - July 20the Ridgewood audience. The festival features also a pop-up Ridgewood Market, a
Happenings JULY 14 - July 20
Times Newsweekly / Posted 13 days ago
the Ridgewood audience. The festival features also a pop-up Ridgewood Market, a food court featuring some of the best local Bushwick and Ridgewood eats, as well as carefully curated artist installations. Out In The Streets Festival takes place... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Thirty-three hospitalized after consuming a ‘bad batch’ of street drug in Bushwick The first affected individuals were found shortly after 9:30 a.m., when polic
Thirty-three hospitalized after consuming a ‘bad batch’ of street drug in Bushwick
Times Newsweekly / Posted 13 days ago
The first affected individuals were found shortly after 9:30 a.m., when police and emergency medical professionals responded to a 911 call and found five men outside... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Gunmen still at large for shooting two in Bushwick Detectives continue to search for a pair of gunmen responsible forfiring bull
Gunmen still at large for shooting two in Bushwick
Times Newsweekly / Posted 13 days ago
Detectives continue to search for a pair of gunmen responsible forfiring bullets near a Bushwick street corner that struck and injured two bystanders earlier this month. The NYPD released security... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Local Newsto Community Board 5 (CB 5). Thirty-three individuals found at or near the int
Local News
Times Newsweekly / Posted 13 days ago
to Community Board 5 (CB 5). Thirty-three individuals found at or near the intersection of Myrtle Avenue and Broadway in Bushwick were sent to area hospitals on July 12 by what officials are identifying as a single “bad batch” of the street drug... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York Cityclear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York City
KGTV San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
clear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims had been smoking K2. Dennis Gonzalez of Bushwick told WNBC-TV that K2 use in that part of Brooklyn is out of control. "It's gotten out of hand," Gonzalez said.... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Bushwick residents seek help cleaning up park overrun with trashBUSHWICK, Brooklyn — PIX11 viewers in Bushwick say Hope Gardens was more like T
Bushwick residents seek help cleaning up park overrun with trash
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 13 days ago
BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — PIX11 viewers in Bushwick say Hope Gardens was more like Trash Gardens. The garden, run by the New York City Housing Authority, was filled with garbage . When PIX11 arrived, trash could be seen on Central Avenue and Grove... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘Like a scene out of The Walking Dead’cover: 33 people were hospitalized after K2 overdoses https://t.co/S0wKTLfXgbpi
‘Like a scene out of The Walking Dead’
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
cover: 33 people were hospitalized after K2 overdoses https://t.co/S0wKTLfXgbpic.twitter.com/JsAcCGCiko Dennis Gonzalez of Bushwick told WNBC-TV that K2 use in that part of Brooklyn is out of control. “It’s gotten out of hand,” Gonzalez said.... Read more
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News.com.au
‘Like a scene out of The Walking Dead’cover: 33 people were hospitalized after K2 overdoses https://t.co/S0wKTLfXgbpi
‘Like a scene out of The Walking Dead’
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
cover: 33 people were hospitalized after K2 overdoses https://t.co/S0wKTLfXgbpic.twitter.com/JsAcCGCiko Dennis Gonzalez of Bushwick told WNBC-TV that K2 use in that part of Brooklyn is out of control. “It’s gotten out of hand,” Gonzalez said.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘Like a scene out of The Walking Dead’cover: 33 people were hospitalized after K2 overdoses https://t.co/S0wKTLfXgbpi
‘Like a scene out of The Walking Dead’
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
cover: 33 people were hospitalized after K2 overdoses https://t.co/S0wKTLfXgbpic.twitter.com/JsAcCGCiko Dennis Gonzalez of Bushwick told WNBC-TV that K2 use in that part of Brooklyn is out of control. “It’s gotten out of hand,” Gonzalez said.... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York Cityclear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims
33 sickened in apparent mass drug overdose in New York City
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 days ago
clear what drugs the victims had ingested, but police said some of the victims had been smoking K2. Dennis Gonzalez of Bushwick told WNBC-TV that K2 use in that part of Brooklyn is out of control. "It's gotten out of hand," Gonzalez said.... Read more
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New Now Next
@HotDudesReading's Summer Reading Listbook to read as a New Yorker: When you’re living paycheck to paycheck and getti
@HotDudesReading's Summer Reading List
New Now Next / Posted 13 days ago
book to read as a New Yorker: When you’re living paycheck to paycheck and getting gouged on a converted two bedroom yin Bushwick, it reminds you how adrenaline-pumping the city can be. #BitterSweetHomegoing: A Novel by Yaa Gyasi This... Read more
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