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180-year-old locomotive could be buried under Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn

Is a locomotive that’s more than 180 years old buried under Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn?

It’s a stretch of line known as possibly the oldest subway in the world. 260 more words


Van Wyck Expressway multi car crash

NEW YORK — A multi-vehicle crash occurred early Monday morning on the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens.

The accident happened on the entrance ramp from Atlantic Avenue to the southbound Van Wyck Expressway. 50 more words

Personal Injury

Worker Crushed to Death by Falling Steel

BROOKLYN, NY PROSPECT HEIGHTS — A construction iron worker at the Barclays Center died Tuesday when he was crushed by steel joists that fell from a truck at the arena, according to officials. 419 more words

Personal Injury

Dining Room Update

While we wait for the day when we find a really nice piece of artwork to fill the wall above our table in the dining room, we decided to make a mark in a different way. 86 more words

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Second-Alarm Fire Damages Long Beach Apartments

LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — An apartment building on Atlantic Avenue in Long Beach sustained damage in a second-alarm fire early Sunday.

The Long Beach Fire Department reported that the blaze at Paradise Gardens, in the 6400 block of Atlantic Avenue, took firefighters some time to locate since it was in the floor and ceilings of the building. 59 more words


Police Seek 2 In Shooting That Killed Man Near Van Wyck Expy. In Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police were searching for two suspects Wednesday in a shooting that left a man dead near the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens. 123 more words


Man Shot, Killed In Broad Daylight Near Van Wyck Expressway In Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man was shot multiple times and killed in broad daylight Tuesday in Queens.

Around 3 p.m. Tuesday, police were called to Atlantic Avenue at the Van Wyck Expressway, on the cusp of Richmond Hill and Jamaica, Queens. 56 more words