Vine, a mobile app that allows users to create and share six-second looping videos, didn’t exist until January 2013 — but now, thanks to the app, Ridgewood resident Lawrence Becker, 32, is creating stop-motion videos full time.
The New York City Department of Environmental Protection is celebrating the end of a month-long project in Newtown Creek that, if successful, will eventually make the water running through Ridgewood, Maspeth and Greenpoint much more inviting.
The city will be adding 4,268 new full-day pre-kindergarten seats to its public schools by September now that funding has been secured through this year’s state budget, Mayor de Blasio said Wednesday.
TODAY’S FORECAST: Friday: Cloudy with light rain developing this afternoon. High 58. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Friday night: Cloudy skies early, followed by partial clearing. Low 43. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.
A man and a woman were shot to death inside a Ridgewood home Thursday night, police said.
A new upscale residential building is planned for Ridgewood, but some residents fear it will gentrify the community while others support the change it may have.
The NYPD arrested two local men in the past few days and charged both with multiple acts of graffiti each.
TODAY’S FORECAST: Tuesday: Considerable cloudiness. High 58. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday night: Cloudy. Low 41. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
Police arrested a Brooklyn resident on Monday afternoon in connection with four robberies in Ridgewood last month.
A man was killed in Ridgewood Thursday night when a van struck him as it was pulling out of a driveway, police said.