2nd rise in coronavirus detected at BK | Brooklyn Week in review


BROOKLYN, NEW YORK – Here’s a roundup of the main Brooklyn Patch titles this week.

Small rise in coronavirus in Brooklyn linked to marriage: mayor

BOROUGH PARK, BROOKLYN – The city is stepping up testing in another Brooklyn neighborhood this week after detecting a slight increase in coronavirus cases, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Wednesday. … Read more

Brooklyn Coronavirus Uptick ‘No Cluster Situation’ Says Mayor

SUNSET PARK, BROOKLYN – Apparent spike in coronavirus cases in Sunset Park in Brooklyn does not appear to be a ‘cluster situation’ after a test… Read More

3 Fulton St Spots lose their liquor licenses for breaking pandemic rules

BROOKLYN, NY – Three Fulton Street restaurants are the latest to lose their liquor licenses for flouting rules to stop the spread of the coronavirus crisis. Faro Sports Bar & Lounge,… Read more

Dozens of BK schools don’t have enough staff to reopen: investigation

BROOKLYN, NY – A Brooklyn school district made its own plan to reopen this fall after a survey found nearly all of its 24 schools did not have enough staff, protective gear or responses …

Park Slope sees Brooklyn’s lowest coronavirus antibody test rate

PARK SLOPE, BROOKLYN – New data from coronavirus antibody tests in New York City shows Park Slope, like many affluent communities in the city, has so far been among the least affected by… Read More

Brooklyn Museum announces September reopening

PROSPECT HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN – The Brooklyn Museum will reopen in September as indoor museums and cultural institutions gain state approval to welcome New Yorkers again with new restrictions on coronaviruses,… Read More

SEE: Activists clash with De Blasio over resonage of City of Industry

SUNSET PARK, BROOKLYN – The Planning Commission has approved Industry City’s plan to transform its 35-acre complex, sending the proposal to City Council where it will likely be faced with a story …

Dozens of people come to rescue a cyclist hit by car in Bed-Stuy: witness

BED-STUY, BROOKLYN – Corinne Cashin was walking home from a shift at the Park Slope Food Co-op on Friday night when she heard an alarming sound. “I heard the crash, screams and I felt… Read more

Cops reveal people interested in shooting that killed a year

BED-STUY, BROOKLYN – Cops are looking for three men linked to the Bed-Stuy shooting… Read More


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