Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010

Brooklyn Heights

Bike-riding thief returns, stealing iPhones

84th Precinct Comment
Brooklyn Courier

Vicious attack on tweens

77th PrecinctProspect HeightsRolling rageA crew of thugs gershed the bicycles from two 12-year-old boys on Nov. 19 during a violent exchange in front of the Brooklyn Museum.Backpack swipeA bubbly thief made off with a 22-year-old womanClean getawayA thief made off with a womanHoudini gershingA clever thief managed to free a bike secured to a fence on Sterling Place on Nov. 21 gershed.Prospect predatorTwo Prospect Place homes were raided on Nov. 27. Here Comment
Mill–Marine Courier

Gunmen raid home

Cellphone snagA 16-year-old was arrested on Nov. 24 after he tried to steal a cellphone from another teen on Avenue U.Car rootA hooligan was arrested on Nov. 20 after he was caught swiping two portable […] Comment
Kings Courier

Criminal quartet attacks teen

Four on oneA criminal quartet jumped a 17-year-old on Ocean Avenue on Nov. 25, taking his cellphone.No directionA 42-year-old man was arrested on Nov. 25 after he was caught taking a navigation system […] Comment

Man killed on E. 93rd Street

Face timeA gunman opened fire on E. 93rd Street in East Flatbush on Nov. 29, killing a 35-year-old man chatting up a group of young women.iPod robberyThree thugs jumped a teen on Farragut Road on Nov. […] Comment
Brooklyn Courier

They got the jewels!

76th PrecinctCarroll Gardens-Cobble HillKey partySomeone burglarized a Clinton Street home on Nov. 19, taking thousands in jewelry.Pinky slashA woman assaulted a man on Centre Mall on Nov. 25.Rotten appleSomeone burglarized a Columbia Street home on Nov. 26, stealing an Apple computer.Jerk cycleA man punched a woman in the face inside a Henry Street Laundromat on Nov. 26. Union haulSomeone burglarized a Union Street home between Nov. 24 and Nov. 26.Junk on trunkSomeone defaced a car parked on Court Street on Nov. 21. Comment

Thug robs Access-a-Ride office

Access-a-robA gun-toting thief was buzzed into a Foster Avenue Access-a-Ride office on Nov. 23, where he took $10,000 in receipts.Clothing creepsFour thieves rushed into a high end clothing store on Glenwood […] Comment

Armed robbery on 82nd Street

68th Precinct Comment

Pie social raises sweet dough for charity

The way to a BrooklyniteShavana Abruzzo Comment
Bay News

Shot outside Marlboro Houses

Shot downA gunman opened fire outside the Marlboro Houses on Nov. 27, striking two men with whom he was arguing.Road rage renegadeA thug opened fire on two complete strangers on Nov. 25 during a bizzare […] Comment

Stan takes out the tra--, er, junk

Here’s another jumble of thoughts. Comment

These two kitties have way too much fun at Christmas

How long does an artificial tree last?, maybe a small table topper tree is a better option, but then where would our cats get their yearly exercise? Comment
High School Sports

Xaverian the fashionable sleeper in CHSAA

Since Manny Thomas arrived at Xaverian High School, the Clippers have been the underdog. It’s a role he relished, especially when the X-Men pulled off upset wins against Christ the King, St. Raymond and Rice the last two years. Comment
High School Sports

Lions ride Ratliff to season-opening win

Bishop Loughlin carried the weight of going winless a year ago into its season opener, but it exited not only with a victory, but the confidence that there are more to come. Comment
High School Sports

Seventeen years in the making: Seniors lead Lincoln to first title game since ‘93

Andrew Vital walked off the field, nearly in tears, thinking his fourth-quarter fumble could end his Yankee Stadium dreams. Wayne Williams was smiling, along with Lincoln’s other 10 defenders as they trotted back onto the field. Comment
High School Sports

Boys & Girls ring in new season with dominant victory

Before beginning to defend its first city championship in 31 years, Boys & Girls went back in time on Sunday. Comment
High School Sports

Without expectations, young Lions expect to roar

A year ago, Bishop Loughlin came agonizingly close to winning its first CHSAA Class AA intersectional title since 1992, but the Lions lost to rival Christ the King in a triple-overtime thriller in the title game at Rose Hill Gym in The Bronx. Comment

‘Check out’ the deals you can get with a library card

“Will that be cash, credit or library card?” Comment

A ‘Red Hot’ New Orleans event at BAM

The Big Easy is coming to Brooklyn. Comment

Brooklyn’s Little Italy — changing, but still Italian

In a borough that’s constantly changing, it’s comforting to know that at least one neighborhood can maintain most of its old-school charm. Comment

Lincoln All-American sets officials as decision nears

Lincoln quarterback Andrew Vital said Ishaq Williams’ game-turning 56-yard touchdown reception, when he turned a simple 10-yard hitch route into six points, was a “college play” it was so impressive. Comment

Monday, Nov. 29, 2010


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