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Bay Ridge–Bensonhurst

Wednesday, July 2, 2008

Home break-in

Bay Ridge: Someone broke into a 10th Avenue home on June 22 and got away with a grand. Plus all the crime news from Bay Ridge’s 68th Precinct. Comment

Saturday, June 28, 2008

Powers outage has GOP in flux

Bay Ridge: The death of Frank Powers, who was briefly the Republican standard bearer to succeed disgraced Rep. Vito Fossella, has thrown the race for the Staten Island–Bay Ridge congressional seat into its natural state: turmoil. Comment

Recchia: Bad loan not my fault

Bay Ridge: Councilman Domenic Recchia said a case of internal corruption at a non-profit that he funded has nothing to do with him. Comments (2)

Not dog! Food vendor ban strikes 86th St

Bay Ridge: A Bay Ridge community board voted unanimously last Wednesday to ban food vendors along a stretch of busy 86th Street. Comments (7)


Bay Ridge: The ol’ fake e-mail trick fooled an Oliver Street woman into handing over $4,500 on June 6. Plus all the crime news from Bay Ridge’s 68th Precinct. Comment

Cops crack 93rd St drug den

Bay Ridge: Police nabbed five suspected drug dealers who turned a peaceful Bay Ridge street into a block of fear and intimidation over the past three years. Comments (6)
Bay Ridge: Ten years after it turned a city park into a trailer park, the Department of Education says it is almost ready to remove two temporary classrooms from a Leif Ericson Park — but neighbors worry that the tin-walled learning boxes may have become permanent fixtures. Comment

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