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Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017

Borough-wide

Let’s wise up about guns and terrorism

There have been multiple mass shootings in the last few weeks. In addition there was a terror attack by an individual using a truck. These incidents are becoming too common and must be dealt with in an intelligent, rational manner. Comment

Friday, Dec. 1, 2017

Midwood

New library for Madison High School

Midwood

New library for Madison High School

This library just turned a new page! Comment

Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017

Borough-wide

Safety zone: City to study bollards for Boardwalk

A few weeks after two local pols called on the city to make Coney Island’s Riegelmann Boardwalk safer for pedestrians by installing fortified safety bollards at vehicle access points, the Parks Department confirmed that it is working with the police to study the proposal and determine how best to make the iconic walkway safer for the 14 million people who visit it each year. Comment
He won’t let them kick the Cosmos to the can. Comment
Party Line

Deutsch to scuttle own firm by year’s end

He’s taking a pay cut! Comment

Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017

Marine Park

Upzone smackdown: CB18 bows to opposition on rezone bid

She backed down on the upzoning. Comments (5)
Borough-wide ►Video

Driver hits, kills 14-year-old bicyclist

The youngster was crossing Fifth Avenue at 23rd Street at 6 pm on Saturday. Comments (7)
Downtown

Straphanger gropes teen girl’s buttocks on subway, authorities say

Police are searching for a good-for-nothing who they said grabbed a 16-year-old girl’s rear while aboard a D train on Nov. 6. Comment
Bensonhurst

A man with $2,000 cash in his fist, was victimized by a swindler’s twist

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

SUV was left running at a dealer, so thief took off with the four-wheeler

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

Kinfe-wielding creeps jack teen for pricey e-cig fluid

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017

Flatlands

Traffic stop becomes drug bust

What started as a routine traffic stop on on Nov. 25 escalated quickly when cops spotted various drugs in the vehicle — which turned out to be a stolen car, according to police. Comments (1)
Borough-wide

Police arrest Sunset Park man for allegedly vandalizing Islamic centers

Police have arrested and charged a Sunset Park man with two counts of criminal mischief after he allegedly vandalized a Bay Ridge mosque and a Sunset Park Islamic center on Nov. 11. Comment

Monday, Nov. 27, 2017

The city needs to do more to protect and secure Bay Ridge’s 69th Street Pier and other open spaces like it, Ridgites said after a still-unidentified 54-year-old man drove his car down and off the pier — which was missing one of its six protective metal bollards — in an apparent suicide in the early morning hours of Nov. 6. Comments (1)
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