Midwood residents are lashing out at the city’s plans to put a truancy center next to a private all-girl’s school on Ocean Avenue — demanding that the city should put its bad apples in another basket. Comment.
Ari Kagan, the Russian-American journalist who beat incumbent Democratic district leader Michael Geller at the polls, gives us the lowdown on how he plans to unify Southern Brooklyn Democrats. Comments (6).
Bishop Loughlin’s varsity basketball coach was let go during a heated discussion with officials from the Fort Greene school — but the instructor says he was merely defending a murdered basketball star. Comment.
National Grid says that a mixture of gas and oil spilled into the waterway, which feeds into Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, as the utility worked on a pipe. Our pals at the Wall Street Journal have the story. Comment.
For Bay Ridge residents, fall isn’t just about football, a new school year, and the Yankees making the playoffs — it also means the return of two of the neighborhood’s most beloved annual events. Comments (1).
A community panel and two neighborhood politicians led a biased smear campaign against an Avenue U restaurant that prevented the eatery from getting its liquor license, the disgruntled restaurateurs claim. Comments (7).