Williamsburg

Measles
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April 19, 2019 - 6:01 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio put his foot down on Friday, reminding those four schools that were shuttered Thursday for allegedly failing to turn over measles records, that they would stay closed until the outbreak was brought under control. RELATED: Wet weather, measles outbreak...
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Measles
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April 16, 2019 - 11:18 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Officials in Rockland County are trying to contain an ongoing measles outbreak. There have been 186 confirmed cases. RELATED: US measles count up to 555, with most new cases in New York | Measles outbreak continues, 8 kids infected in Westchester | How measles is making a...
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NYPD
April 15, 2019 - 10:52 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD are searching for a man they say robbed three synagogues and a church in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn. Officials say the robberies took place during a five week span in the months of February and March. The suspect stole $250 from a donation box at a...
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Wythe Ave and North 13th Street in Brooklyn
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April 10, 2019 - 9:43 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Several parked cars were hit when scaffolding collapsed at a Brooklyn construction site. It happened at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday, at the intersection of Wythe Ave and North 13th Street in Williamsburg. No injuries were reported, firefighters were checking the scene for further...
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March 05, 2019 - 7:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor De Blasio was criticized at the vigil for 25-year-old Aurilla Lawrence. Lawrence was killed Thursday night after being struck in Williamsburg by a tanker truck that never stopped. Community members called out the mayor's vision zero plan, which is aimed at ending...
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Police line
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March 01, 2019 - 9:39 am
A 25-year-old cyclist was fatally hit by a tanker truck in Williamsburg on Thursday night, officials say.
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Eric Adams brain injury
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January 14, 2019 - 6:51 am
Why did a third-grader from Brooklyn suffer a traumatic head injury in gym class? Lawmakers want the Department of Education to investigate.
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Attempted Rape Williamsburg
NYPD
January 02, 2019 - 11:40 am
Cops are searching for a man who tried to rape a woman in a Williamsburg lobby early New Year’s morning.
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brooklyn church hate crime
NYPD
December 03, 2018 - 10:01 am
A man desecrated and destroyed religious statues at a Catholic church in Brooklyn over the weekend, and police say they’re investigating the incident as a hate crime.
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Hasidic man punched
NYPD
December 03, 2018 - 6:55 am
A Hasidic man was punched in the head in Brooklyn for no apparent reason, and police are investigating the attack as a possible hate crime.
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