A New York man charged with beating up his wife, who tried to stop him

A New Jersey man is facing charges after his wife was allegedly attacked and dragged by her husband.New York Daily News reports 49-year-old Richard Denniston allegedly beat his wife in front of their two children before allegedly throwing her from the top of a moving vehicle in East Flatbush, Brooklyn.He was charged with assault, criminal […]

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How to find out what’s happening in Brooklyn’s politics, in one picture

Brooklyn has a population of 1.2 million, and it has an elected representative in the city council.It is a city that is, in theory, a place of opportunity for everyone.But in practice, the city is one of the most segregated and hostile environments to be a person of color in the United States.That’s according to […]

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Which city has the most cyclists?

In 2018, Brooklyn received 1,835,854 rides.That’s up from 1,754,543 in 2017, according to the latest data from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.That increase is due to the city’s expanded bicycle-share program, which offers free rides to those who sign up.In the past, Brookl­ow’s population has been growing rapidly.But that trend has slowed considerably in the past […]

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