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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

He wants you to chow down and chat up. Comment
Mill Basin

Getaway driver of ‘opioid bandits’ sentenced

He couldn’t get away from this. Comment
She’s the pin-up queen from Coney! Comment
Marine Park

Locals scold city for letting building-code fines go unpaid

The city’s failure to collect fines on thousands of properties with unpaid building violations in Marine Park, Madison, Sheepshead Bay, and surrounding neighborhoods makes a mockery of zoning laws, leading some locals to call for some Wild West justice at a civic meeting on May 17. Comment
Bay Ridge

Police searching for suspect who stole woman’s purse in Bay Ridge subway station

The NYPD is asking for help finding a man who stole a woman’s purse — with credit cards and $300 inside — from the 77th Street subway station in Bay Ridge on May 13. Comment
Dyker Heights

Police searching for man who pushed elderly man to ground in Dyker Heights dispute

The NYPD is asking for help finding the man who pushed an elderly man to the ground, causing minor injuries, after a verbal dispute inside a 65th Street gas station in Dyker Heights on May 14. Comment

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

A new plan to turn Third Avenue’s commercial strip of into a Business Improvement District will impose unnecessary and unsustainable fees on already struggling businesses, some merchants argued this week. Comments (4)
A strain of canine influenza that’s infected more than a dozen Kings County canines in recent weeks will only get worse before it gets better, according to a city vet. Comment
Marine Park

Fire on E. 48th Street last week

Marine Park

Fire on E. 48th Street last week

Firefighters knocked down a blaze that filled a Marine Park home full of dark, black smoke on May 17. Comment
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Rock the boats! Five ways to get on the waves this summer

We’re going to need a summer boat! The waterways of Brooklyn are filled with boating activities, and if you want to get out on the water, there are plenty of paddling options. Comment

Monday, May 21, 2018

It is time for Shakespeare in the parks! This summer, the green spaces of Kings County will be filled with fairies, lost princesses, and star-crossed lovers! Read on to plan your summer of culture! Comment
Nerd is the Word! Comment
Borough-wide

Temporary home: Sunset Park’s interim library opens doors to patrons

This library is turning over a new page. Comment
Jews and Muslims broke Halal and Kosher bread together at an interfaith dinner for iftar — the nightly meal during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan — on Thursday. One Midwood attendee of the event said such displays of coexistence are extra important now considering tensions between the two groups in the Middle East. Comment
They walked all over this course! Comment
Crime

Police search for man who tried to grab two boys two days apart in S’Park

The NYPD is asking for help finding a man accused of attempting to abduct two different 10-year-old boys in Sunset Park on May 7 and May 9. Comments (1)
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