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Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012

Sheepshead Bay

Z Best Car Wash owner: We’re not ‘blowhards’ anymore

The owner of an embattled Coney Island Avenue car wash hit with numerous noise violations has muzzled the ear-splitting blowers residents and civic leaders have called a neighborhood nuisance — and we have the proof! Comments (4).
Coney Island

Clones squeeze past Tigers thanks to fielding error

Brooklyn’s boys of summer bested their rivals from Connecticut thanks to a botched play in the fifth. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Cops: Would-be burglar scared off

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from Sheepshead Bay’s 61st Precinct. Comment.

Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012

Manhattan Beach

CB15 delaying plans for Manhattan Beach bark park, activist claims

The planning board is dragging its heels on a $500,000 project to turn a dog run into a community garden, activists claim. Comments (1).
Coney Island

Cops: Man bites opponent at hospital

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Coney Island

Coney mayor: Chain restaurants should come, furniture stores should go

The unofficial Mayor of Coney Island had a few more thrills up his sleeve for the People’s Playground during his annual State of Coney Island address. Here’s a rundown. Comment.
Coney Island

VOTE: Should eminent domain be used to seize the Shore Theater?

Dick Zigun, the unofficial mayor of Coney Island, is demanding that the city use its power of eminent domain to seize the neglected, landmarked Shore Theater, a symbol of the amusement area’s heyday, from its owner. Comments (3).

Monday, July 30, 2012

Coney Island

Zigun to city: Use eminent domain to take ‘disgraceful’ Shore Theater from its owner

The city should use its power of eminent domain to seize the crumbling Shore Theater and turn it into the palace it once was, the unofficial mayor of Coney Island decreed last week. Comments (1).
Coney Island

He’s Captain Nimmo! Clones star leads Brooklyn to victory

Brandon Nimmo’s batting helped Brooklyn sink the Scrappers. Comment.

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Coney Island

Boyd error sets stage for Scrapper’s winning two-run homer

The Clones started strong, but lost their momentum during the grueling back-and-forth bout in the Buckeye State. Comment.

Saturday, July 28, 2012

Coney Island

Clones bats absent in loss

The pride of Coney Island couldn’t get it done in the batter’s box. Comment.

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