Bay Ridge Courier

Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013

Big Screecher

It’s the holiday season, and Carmine is paying the price!

In this week’s Screech, Carmine laments the fact that toys today aren’t as much fun as they were when he was a kid — and they cost too darn much! Comment.

Friday, Nov. 29, 2013

BoroBeat

Slice of life! Bake-off at Bay Ridge Greenmarket

A Bay Ridge teen took home top prize in the Bay Ridge Greenmarket’s apple pie bake-off on Nov. 23. Comment.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013

Bensonhurst

Bensonhurst man: I’m the source of the mystery Emmy, but I’m no TV star

A man has stepped forward claiming to be the previous owner — but not the original owner — of the Emmy that a Bensonhurst singer and construction worker found in the trash near his 28th Avenue home two months ago. Now that the search for the statue’s source has sparked a media storm, the supposed former award-holder has a case of tosser’s remorse. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Batter up! Robicellis take another swing at baking success in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge’s cupcake power couple are making another bid to taste storefront success. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Cops: Duo causes wreck in bar

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

Quartet steals thousands in swag from store

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

Sugar rush! A Bay Ridge bakery crawl

The Robicellis are the latest to the pastry game in Bay Ridge, but they are far from the first. Come on a world tour of baked treats in the neighborhood. Comment.

Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013

Bensonhurst

Bensonhurst man finds Emmy in trash, wants to return it

A local actor and singer who found an Emmy in a garbage can near his Bensonhurst home says he’s bringing the award to the premiere of a film in Manhattan, hoping that the television award’s owner will show up to claim the prize. Comments (1).
Bay Ridge

Football at Fort Ham! Big game promo comes to base

The New York-New Jersey Super Bowl Host Committe rolled ou the “Huddle Shuttle” — a mobile practice center — at Fort Hamilton on Nov. 23. Comment.
Bay Ridge Courier

Bedford-Stuyvesant Baptist pastor sworn in as new fire chaplain

Brooklyn’s religious leaders are on fire. Comments (1).

Friday, Nov. 22, 2013

Bay Ridge

Fire breaks out in Ridge apartment following National Grid work

New York’s Bravest snuffed out a blaze in a Ridge Boulevard apartment on Nov. 20 — shortly after workers from gas company National Grid left the flat. Comment.

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