Friday, March 23, 2018

Coney Island

Police looking for Coney slasher

Police are on the hunt for a man who allegedly slashed a young woman in the face multiple times outside a McDonald’s on Mermaid Avenue on Feb. 9. Comment

Deadly crash in Flatlands

An elderly woman was killed when a driver backed up into her on Utica Avenue on March 15. Comment
A group of merrymakers flocked to Grand Army Plaza on Tuesday for a crack at a hard-boiled challenge — balancing 360 eggs upright atop the rough-hewn stone surrounding the oval’s Bailey Fountain. Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

It is still St. Paddy’s in the Ridge!

Fill up with a hodgepodge of fun this weekend in the Ridge! Comment

Train drain: F, J service axed in parts of boro this weekend

The weekend commute is totally F’d. Comment

Thursday, March 22, 2018

It’s a Coney Creek call to action! Comment
Let my people go to this festive meal! Comment
Fort Greene

Winter break: Director’s ‘Tale’ shakes up Polonsky Center

It’s a bear of a story to deal with. Comment

Schmear and far: ‘Bagels and Salsa’ is a bi-cultural love story set in New York and New Mexico

‘Bagels and Salsa,’ penned by novelist Lara Reznik, tells the faintly autobiographical story of a Long Island woman who finds love and happiness in, of all places, New Mexico. Comment
Fort Hamilton

Metal defectors: Fort Hamilton students and parents leery metal detectors could stop mass shootings

Students and parents at Fort Hamilton High School questioned the ability of metal detectors to stop an armed shooter after State Sen. Marty Golden (R–Bay Ridge) called for “body scanners” in schools. A student at the school said scanners using metal-detector technology might calm nervous students, but wouldn’t do much to save lives in the face of an aspiring mass shooter armed with an assault rifle. Comment

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Brooklynites hoping for sunny skies on Wednesday as they began the second day of the season were dealt no warm embraces by Mother Nature, who once again pummeled the borough with powder during the fourth nor’easter to blow through the East Coast this month. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Bay Academy hoops player named finalist for Brooklyn Nets All-Star Award

The Bay Academy Bobcats will compete for the Brooklyn title in the city’s Middle School Basketball League on March 24, but for star power forward Lawrence Veksler, that isn’t the only competition he has going on. This month, he was named one of only six finalists for the Brooklyn Nets All-Star Award. Comment
The seniors and their supporters will gather at the Angel Guardian home on March 23 to protest a move by Catholic Charities to move them to a new location weeks before the lease ends in June. Comments (2)
Boerum Hill

Resident’s ball: Park Slope arts program celebrates 25 years

It is time for an Exchange! Comment

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