Scott Stringer released a report on Thursday showing pedestrian injuries caused by city vehicles have cost New York City taxpayers almost $90 million dollars in settlements since 2007. That's a lot of money! So, who is to blame? You will probably be unsurprised to learn the answer is the NYPD.
Publishers love to send us cookbooks here at Fork in the Road, and often those books come straight from the chefs at some of New York's best restaurants. So we decided to share the love, and each week, we'll feature a new book, a recipe, and a few thoughts on cooking from the authors. Check back eve ... More >>
Gravesend's version of the sainted roast-beef mozzarella hero Last week, FiTR pitted a pair of excellent Italian-American roast beef heros found in Hoboken, New Jersey against each other. These classic sandwiches featured roast beef done rare to medium rare and thinly sliced, just-made mozzarella ... More >>
You're never without a fresh hot flatbread at Yemen Cafe. By my estimate, there are at least 15,000 restaurants in Brooklyn, and I love about 200 of them at any given time. So this list reflects ephemeral choices, what I want to eat now as I sit at my desk, breakfast-less, and dream about climbing ... More >>
One of two people police say are responsible for three blow-dart attacks in Brooklyn on Sunday has been arrested. The two suspects, police say, are teenagers.According to authorities, one of the suspects, 15-year-old Gustavo Vasquez, was taken into custody last night at his mother's home. The other ... More >>
Here's a new one...Authorities say someone in Brooklyn is attacking people...with darts.Three men were hit with darts yesterday in Bath Beach and authorities are now asking the public's help in tracking down the person responsible.
According to data released to us by OkCupid, some New York City neighborhoods are more likely to make connections on the dating site than others. This may seem intuitive in some ways, but it's better to know these things for sure, right? After all, just like that map that tells us where the single m ... More >>
Our fall predictions about the future of New York City dining
This week, Our Man discovers a Malaysian restaurant called Redang Island in Bath Beach, Brooklyn, and in the process of reviewing it tells us almost everything we could ever want to know about the real Redang Island, including that it's one of the only places in Malaysia to get a drink. No better ge ... More >>
Pungency abounds at a Bath Beach Malaysian café
He fell in love with a bird
Game birds kick high at new Pakistani diner in Bath Beach