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Kings Courier & Flatbush Life

Covering: Ditmas Park, Flatbush, Flatlands, Georgetown, Kensington, Kings Highway, Midwood

A self-proclaimed hoarder took it upon himself to call a tow truck to haul away his two, garbage-filled recreational vehicles that for years hogged street parking near his Flatlands home — despite officers with the local police precinct taking credit for removing the campers. Comments (2)

Cop convicted of brutally beating man amid fit of road rage while off duty

Crime: One of New York’s Finest will spend as many as seven years behind bars after a jury convicted him of brutally beating another man with his gun and handcuffs during a fit of road rage in Midwood last year. Comments (4)
Politics: Thousands of left-leaning locals packed Brooklyn College’s East Quad on Saturday to watch borough son, Independent Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, deliver the first rally of his recently announced 2020 presidential campaign. Comments (13)
Flatlanders are rejoicing after the city filed applications to demolish a notorious Avenue L home packed to the roof with junk, an eyesore that neighbors said plagued the neighborhood for more than a decade. Comments (4)

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