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Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011

Big Screecher

Believe it! Carmine ain’t Fonda Jane!

In this week’s Screech, Carmine lays into Hanoi Jane! Comment
Sheepshead Bay

11-year-old mugged on Avenue U

Plus a smattering of other crimes from Sheepshead Bay’s 61st Precinct. Comment

Friday, Dec. 16, 2011


PS 52’s got talent! School showcases students at annual fundraiser

Students — and some faculty — performed at the Nostrand Avenue school’s talent show on Dec. 8 and 9. See the talented school in our slideshow. Comments (1)

Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011


Police: Threats thrown around 20th Avenue

A man promises to shoot — then attempted to run over — a man near 72nd Street, plus an assortment of other crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment
Coney Island

A room with no view: Coney Creek depot could become a hotel

A vacant bus depot on the banks of the muddy Coney Island Creek could become Brooklyn’s next hotel if a city plan to redevelop the site comes to fruition. Comment
Coney Island

That hotel is where?

Some Brooklyn hotels are in the weirdest places. Comment

Coney, Gravesend light up for the holidays

Residents gathered for two separate tree lightings, which included caroling, hot chocolate, and a visit from Saint Nick. See all the fun in our slideshow. Comment

Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011

Coney Island

Man arrested for beating cab driver

Plus other crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011

Sheepshead Bay

Skipper apologizes, seeks new home for boat blamed gunfire

The captain of a controversial Sheepshead Bay party ship that was blamed for a shooting on Emmons Avenue in October apologized to neighbors for any ruckuses his boat has caused and vowed to move his berth to a pier further away from their homes. Comments (1)

Monday, Dec. 12, 2011

Coney Island

Brooklyn reborn! Borough businesses back on Boardwalk!

The Italian landlord of Coney Island’s Boardwalk has seen the light, and will let Brooklyn-born businesses like Ruby’s, Paul’s Daughter, and Tom’s Diner take part in the re-birth of the People’s Playground. Comments (1)
Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach civics come to belly blows

Members from opposing groups throw their weight around — at each other! Comment

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