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Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015

Bay Ridge

They gobbled it up! Ridgites dive into The Brooklyn Market’s pre-Thanksgiving meal

What, no leftovers? Comment.

Monday, Nov. 23, 2015


Last checkout: Bensonhurst Waldbaum’s is no more

You could have bought everything in the store and still used the “10 items or less” checkout lane. Comment.

Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015

Big Screecher

Buck, buck, goose! Carmines lands on the floor

This week, the Screecher has another mishap from atop his trusty steed! Comment.

Friday, Nov. 20, 2015

Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge celebrates an American tradition — rockin’ out!

There’s more live music than you can shake a stick at in Bay Ridge this weekend. Dive deep into the American traditions of rock, soul, and jazz — plus bonus Irish music, cause why not? It is all waiting for you in Brooklyn’s nightlife Mecca. Comment.

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Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015

Bay Ridge

Glint of steal: Feds, cops seek Ridge gunpoint bank robber

He flashed his piece and took the cash. Comment.

Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015

Bay Ridge

Meow nix: Ridge creeps poisoning neighborhood pet food

Bay Ridge pets beware! Comments (8).
Bay Ridge

They’ve seen enough! Ridge community board nixes upzone proposal

Bay Ridge gave two big thumbs down to Mayor DeBlasio’s controversial housing plan. Comment.

Knife-toting villain’s blade deflected by cellphone

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Crook swipes cash from event hall

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.

Monday, Nov. 16, 2015


Highway to the danger zone: Bensonhursters say zoning proposal paves way for legalizing hazardous subdivided homes

Bensonhurst leaders fear Mayor DeBlasio’s up-zoning plan will sanction illegally converted homes and encourage tenement living. Comments (2).

Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015

Big Screecher

Oh no! Carmine almost goes to Bayonne!

That’s what happenes when you those darn bureaucrats change the exits on Staten Island! Comment.

Friday, Nov. 13, 2015

Dyker Heights

Corps curriculum: Vets give Dyker students a history lesson

These kids got the history lesson that the state isn’t giving them. Comment.
Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge Nights is getting crafty

Stagecraft, arts and craft, and craft beer are all waiting for you in Bay Ridge this weekend. Comment.

Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015

Bay Ridge

Loosen my Belt! Ridgites want V-N Bridge overhaul to include westbound Belt Parkway fix

They want to add another notch to their Belt. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Christmas sheer! Seniors sell handmade clothes at Ridge market

This Christmas, you might be getting socks from someone else’s grandma. Comment.

Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015

Bay Ridge

Piece by piece: New Ridge gallery builds on area’s artistic history

These Ridge artists are going back to their roots. Comment.
Bay Ridge

A double take: ‘Pablo Matisse’ riffs off two great painters

Get two for the price of one! Comment.

Customer punches and robs massage parlor employee

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Intruder breaks into bar but doesn’t take anything

The break-in leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015

Bay Ridge

Full frontal: Facade-less Ridge building offers view into illegally converted home

Talk about an open house! A Bay Ridge property owner who told the city he was doing a little renovation hacked off the front of a 94th Street residence, and now the exposed interior is giving people a peek inside an illegally converted home, locals say. Comment.

Monday, Nov. 9, 2015

Bay Ridge

Churned up! Fifth Avenue ice cream icon Hinsch’s re-brands — again!

They’ve re-signed, but they’re not resigning. Fifth Avenue creamery-turned-diner Hinsch’s is now a Stewart’s franchise, but the owners say they’re keepin’ it old-school. Comment.

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