Southern Brooklyn — Former 68th Precinct cops fired after statutory rape verdict

Bay Ridge — Chris Hoban Memorial Run set to return Sept. 19

Bay Ridge — Library custodian recognized for cleaning fireworks mess

Bay Ridge — Generally Speaking: Bay Ridge loses another big store

Boroughwide — NYC releases plan to preserve BQE for 20 years, buying time for a better idea

Southern Brooklyn — Police outreach in neighborhoods stronger via National Night Out Against Crime

Red Hook — $63M construction begins on toxic Red Hook ballfields

Coney Island — Polar Bear Club distributes funds raised from New Year’s Plunge to Aquarium, local nonprofits

Southern Brooklyn — Free concert series return this summer

Sunset Park — St. Mark’s Comics makes its return at Industry City

Bensonhurst — New Chipotle opens on 86th Street

Bay Ridge — Generally Speaking: Boulders help protect Bay Ridge refuge islands