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  1. She Was Stopped by the Police Multiple Times. Her Bosses Decided to Help. Metro, Today

    A restaurant with Black employees is prioritizing its workers’ mental health as they navigate the coronavirus and the protests against racial injustice.

  2. Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions Business, Yesterday

    Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York.

  3. A New To-Go Window From an Uptown Fixture Dining, Yesterday

    Takeout from Butterfield Market, a pop-up series by Black chefs, and more restaurant news.

  4. N.Y.C.’s Wave of Gun Violence Continues With 3 Drive-By Shootings Metro, Yesterday

    The attacks in Brooklyn were among the latest in a recent surge that has pushed the number of shootings so far this year well above last year’s figure.

  5. A Bakery Gets Into the Ice Cream Business Dining, July 13

    The Good Batch in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, has opened an ice-cream parlor across the street from its bakery.

  6. A Colorful Townhouse With Nods to James Turrell T Style, July 13

    The architect Michael K. Chen brought a crumbling Brooklyn brownstone back to life by reanimating its once vibrantly painted walls.

  7. 1-Year-Old Is Shot and Killed at Brooklyn Cookout Metro, July 13

    The child’s death capped another weekend of gun violence in New York City, where shootings in June and July have risen sharply.

  8. Homes That Sold for Around $1 Million Real Estate, July 13

    Recent residential sales in New York City and the region.

  9. 11-Year-Old and 2 Teenagers Killed in Crash of Cars Doing ‘Doughnuts’ Metro, July 12

    Four other teenagers were also injured in the collision, which occurred when the teenage drivers were doing stunts at Floyd Bennett Field, the police said.

  10. Homes That Sold for Around $1.25 Million Real Estate, July 12

    Recent residential sales in New York City and the region.

  11. How the Creator of Domino Park’s Social Distancing Circles Spends His Sundays Metropolitan, July 10

    Mike Lampariello, director of the park, slathers on sunscreen and makes his masked rounds.

  12. Homes for Sale in Brooklyn and Manhattan Real Estate, July 9

    This week’s properties are in Windsor Terrace, Hudson Heights and in the East Village.

  13. On the Market in New York City Slideshow, July 9

    This week’s properties are in Windsor Terrace, Hudson Heights and in the East Village.

  14. 68% Have Antibodies in This Clinic. Can Neighborhood Beat a Next Wave? Metro, July 9

    Data from those tested at a storefront medical office in Queens is leading to a deeper understanding of the outbreak’s scope in New York.

  15. With a Monthly Budget of Around $3,000, They Wanted a Duplex With a Yard in Brooklyn. Which of These Homes Would You Choose? Interactive, July 9

    Tired of living in a building with a dormlike atmosphere, one couple went in search of a more residential setup. Here’s what they found.

  16. New York Rents Fall as Vacancies Rise Real Estate, July 9

    Thousands of New York renters left the city because of the coronavirus, and rents have finally started to go down.

  17. Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions Business, July 7

    Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York.

  18. How a Brooklyn Artist Is Making Black Women Her Focus Express, July 6

    Through her Essential Workers series, Aya Brown, 24, has shined a spotlight on the Black women in New York who work in hospitals, schools and retail.

  19. Fourth of July Celebrations Dulled by Soaring Coronavirus Cases National, July 4

    Many Americans, fearful of the virus, stayed at home and held muted celebrations, although some went on undeterred.

  20. Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo Again Set Hot Dog Eating Records Sports, July 4

    Even with a diminished field, the two competitive eaters put on an impressive showing in the annual event, which was held in a private location with coronavirus provisions this year.

  21. With Plexiglass and Piles of Hot Dogs, a Fourth of July Tradition Lives On Express, July 4

    “They’re going to be burping and groaning, and I’m just going to have to focus on my hot dogs,” the 2020 Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest champion mused ahead of the quieter, crowd-free competition.

  22. What the Coronavirus Has Done to New Development Real Estate, July 3

    The pandemic paused residential construction and stalled sales. Now developers in Long Island City and Greenpoint are scrambling to bounce back.

  23. How a Covid-19 Contact Tracer Spends Her Sundays Metropolitan, July 3

    Kimberly Jocelyn is at her computer on the weekends, but she forces herself to take breaks for fresh air and video calls with friends.

  24. Awash With New Development Along Newtown Creek Slideshow, July 3

    Long Island City and Greenpoint, two of the busiest real estate markets in the city, are the ones to watch in this post-Covid moment.

  25. U.S. Attorney Ousted by Barr Will Testify Privately Before Congress Washington, July 2

    The interview with Geoffrey S. Berman, the former top federal prosecutor in Manhattan, is part of Democrats’ inquiry into potential Justice Department politicization.

  26. Video Shows Fireworks Setting Brooklyn House Ablaze Video, July 2

    Footage released by the Fire Department shows a man firing a fireworks blast through an open window and starting a fire that destroyed a house.

  27. Homes for Sale in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan Real Estate, July 2

    This week’s properties are in Ditmas Park, Jackson Heights and on Park Avenue South.

  28. On the Market in New York City Slideshow, July 2

    This week’s properties are in Ditmas Park, Jackson Heights and on Park Avenue South.

  29. Firefighters Respond to Brooklyn Building Collapse Video, July 1

    Firefighters arrived at the scene of a three-story building’s collapse in the Carroll Gardens neighborhood on Wednesday afternoon. Officials said one person sustained a minor injury.

  30. 3-Story Building in Brooklyn That Housed Gym Suddenly Collapses Metro, July 1

    The building’s owner had been fined at least eight times for violations, most recently for a “dangerously bulging” side. One minor injury was reported.

  31. How Mandatory Minimums Are Weaponized Op Ed, July 1

    After a protest, two Brooklyn lawyers are each facing 45 years behind bars.

  32. Why Surviving the Virus Might Come Down to Which Hospital Admits You Metro, July 1

    In New York City’s poor neighborhoods, some patients have languished in understaffed hospitals, with substandard equipment. It was a different story in Manhattan’s private medical centers.

  33. That Healing Jazz Thing on a Porch in Brooklyn Metropolitan, July 1

    For 82 days straight, a diverse group of musicians found their way to a stoop in Flatbush, and everybody followed the sax player. (It was his house.)

  34. Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions Business, June 30

    Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York.

  35. More Space, Same Address Real Estate, June 30

    As quarantining has made small apartments seem minuscule, some renters have been able to find larger places without leaving the building.

  36. ‘Big Drip’: How Brooklyn Drill Went Global Video, June 30

    A hyper-local strain of hip-hop that started in Chicago was tweaked by bedroom producers in the United Kingdom before taking over Brooklyn. Now it’s the soundtrack to a summer of unrest. The latest episode of Diary of a Song breaks down “Big Drip,” one of drill’s defining anthems.

  37. MTV to Hold V.M.A.s in Brooklyn With Limits on Audience Culture, June 29

    Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced on Monday that the MTV Video Music Awards would be held at the Barclays Center on Aug. 30. The network said social distancing precautions would be followed.

  38. Homes That Sold for Around $600,000 Real Estate, June 28

    Recent residential sales in New York City and the region.

  39. On One Block in Brooklyn, the City’s Economic Turmoil Is on Full Display Metro, June 26

    In Sunset Park, a vibrant neighborhood of businesses run by immigrants and their families, some stores do not plan to reopen. Others worry about how long they can survive.

  40. 3 Long (Haired) Months: Barbershop Before-and-Afters Metro, June 25

    As salons and barbershops opened up in the city on Monday, New Yorkers relished the opportunity to freshen up.

  41. Homes for Sale in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan Real Estate, June 25

    This week’s properties are in Prospect Heights, Forest Hills and the Sutton Place neighborhood.

  42. On the Market in New York City Slideshow, June 25

    This week’s properties are in Prospect Heights, Forest Hills and the Sutton Place neighborhood.

  43. Her Virus Test Came Back Positive. 3 Hours Later, She Had a Baby. Metro, June 23

    The pandemic has reshaped the experience of childbirth in New York hospitals, adding more tension into what is an already uncertain event.

  44. Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions Business, June 23

    Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York.

  45. How Covid-19 Is Threatening Alaska’s Wild Salmon Fishing Season Dining, June 23

    A Brooklyn winemaker travels north to Bristol Bay each summer to net the red salmon that support his family. This year he’s faced with a tough ethical and economic choice.

  46. The 1968 Kerner Commission Report Still Echoes Across America National, June 23

    The Kerner commission left scant doubt that it regarded white racism as the tinder igniting the 1960s riots.

  47. Fitting a Family of Five Into a One-Bedroom in Brooklyn Real Estate, June 22

    It was already challenging before the pandemic. Then the stay-at-home order made it more complicated.

  48. Homes for Sale in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan Real Estate, June 18

    This week’s properties are in Crown Heights, Bayside and the Flatiron district.

  49. On the Market in New York City Slideshow, June 18

    This week’s properties are in Crown Heights, Bayside and the Flatiron district.

  50. The Pandemic Isn’t Over. New Yorkers Are Acting as if It Were. Metro, June 18

    All over the city, bars, stores and people themselves are bending or ignoring social distancing rules, irking officials trying to keep the coronavirus curve flat.

  51. Why Rents Haven’t Dropped in New York City Real Estate, June 18

    Many renters anticipated that rents might go down because of the coronavirus, but most landlords have refused to budge.

  52. They Wanted a Brooklyn Fixer-Upper for the Right Price. Which Home Would You Choose? Interactive, June 18

    After a couple of years in Seattle, a New York family returned to hunt for a conveniently situated house with some character. Here’s where they wound up.

  53. How to Create Your Own Herbal Tinctures T Style, June 17

    The herbalist Jade Marks shares three simple recipes for calming, restorative drinks.

  54. N.Y.C. Protests: Barclays Center’s New Identity Metro, June 17

    Barclays Center in Brooklyn once exemplified inequality, but now protesters are feeling grateful because it provides a base for demonstrations.

  55. How a Once-Loathed Brooklyn Arena Became a Protest Epicenter Metro, June 16

    Barclays Center helped displace hundreds of residents and businesses, but its plaza has become a town square amid the local Black Lives Matter movement.

  56. Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions Business, June 16

    Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York.

  57. How a March for Black Trans Lives Became a Huge Event Metro, June 15

    “The violence that’s affecting black trans women and black trans folks is finally getting the attention that it deserves,” an organizer of the Brooklyn march said.

  58. In Brooklyn, a Peaceful March Turns to Confrontation After Curfew Interactive, June 4

    The police in Brooklyn were quicker Wednesday to enforce the clampdown than they had been before, moving swiftly to disperse demonstrators from rainy city streets and to arrest those who failed to clear out.

  59. Two Renters Try Out the Amenities in Brooklyn’s Newer Buildings. Which of These Homes Would You Choose? Interactive, May 28

    For their first home together, a young couple sought the best roof deck and gym they could find on a budget. Here’s where they wound up.

  60. The New Saturday Night Interactive, May 1

    With billions of people staying home, the world is reinventing the weekend.

  61. Three Roommates Scraped Together Enough for a Brooklyn Rental. Which One Did They Choose? Interactive, April 30

    For about $1,000 each, they hoped to find a decent place near a good bagel store. Now they’re stuck there as they wait out the lockdown.

  62. A Couple With Manhattan Jobs Seek the Ideal Brooklyn Home. Which of These Would You Choose? Interactive, April 16

    After years of renting, two young doctors hoped to buy something in their beloved Clinton Hill, but found better options elsewhere. Here’s where they landed.

  63. New York Was Not Designed for Emptiness Interactive, March 30

    The energy, the traffic, the crowds are all gone. Only the vacant streets remain, waiting for the actors to return to the stage.