Bay Ridge Courier

Monday, Oct. 8, 2012

Bensonhurst

Cops: Gun-wielding trio robs resident

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

Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012

Big Screecher

Carmine’s had it with Michelle Obama’s food policy

In this week’s screech, Carmine says the federal government shouldn’t starve school children! Comments (2).

Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012

Bay Ridge

Doo-doo debacle! Lack of trash bins is turning Ridge into a dumping ground, dog lovers say

Dog-owners are foaming at the mouth over the lack of corner trash cans — a state of affairs they claim has given them no place to put their best friend’s doo-doo bags. Comments (2).

Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012

Bay Ridge

Attorney general: Ridge car dealership bilked customers

A Bay Ridge car dealership will have to pay more than $500,000 in penalties now that a state judge has ruled that the business bilked several customers. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Bay Parkway corner is trash’s last stop, residents say

Residents say that everything from construction debris to dirty diapers have been dumped at the MTA-owned lot. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Brute robs delivery boy at knife-point

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

Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012

Bay Ridge

Ragamuffin Parade a rousing ride for Ridge rugrats

The 46th annual Ragamuffin Parade drew young Ridgites dressed as butterflies, bees, lions, and more to Third Avenue on Saturday. See all of the creative costumes in our slideshow. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Ridgites: Third Avenue fair better than Atlantic Antic

Thousands flocked to Third Avenue on Sunday for what organizers insisted was the biggest and best street fair in the borough. See all the fun in our slideshow. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Old time fun! Stickball still a neighborhood sensation

Warriors of the broom handle gathered on Saturday to keep the hallowed rite of stickball alive. Comments (1).

Monday, Oct. 1, 2012

Bay Ridge

State officials: Amnesia owner draws a blank when it comes to worker’s compensation insurance

The owner of the controversial Bay Ridge nightspot Amnesia forgot to get worker’s compensation insurance for his employees, say state officials who shut the club down last month. Comment.

Friday, Sept. 28, 2012

Bensonhurst

Markowitz: Spare Maple Lanes

The Borough President is siding with bowlers poised to lose Brooklyn’s largest bowling alley — encouraging developers who want to raze the building to keep the kingpin haven intact. Comments (6).
Bay Ridge

Get your glad rags ready! Ragamuffins will take over Third Avenue tomorrow

For Bay Ridge residents, fall isn’t just about football, a new school year, and the Yankees making the playoffs — it also means the return of two of the neighborhood’s most beloved annual events. Comments (1).

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