The Bay Ridge Jewish Center welcomed the holiday — and Hurricane Sandy refugees staying in the neighborhood — to the annual big celebration of the festival of lights. See all the fun in our slideshow. Comment.
Borough President Markowitz gave his tacit endorsement to Maple Lanes’s destruction last week as long as developers find a new alley for neighborhood pin heads, but builders say they will not abide by those demands. Comment.
The owner of Midwood’s largest supermarket is seeking his own “special” by demanding the removal of a bus stop outside his business to clear up alleged traffic snarls — but community leaders say the oversized grocer has made one request too many. Comment.
Five knife-wielding crooks jumped a man on 16th Avenue on Dec. 9 — overpowering and stabbing him three times, according to cops who believe the brutal assault is connected to another mugging on 71st Street. Comment.
A Florida-based tow company the city hired to haul off Sandy-busted vehicles in Southern Brooklyn is a villain on wheels, charge angry Sheepshead Bay residents who claim the company is lugging away lawfully parked cars. Comments (1).
One person was killed and three others were wounded when an out-of-control SUV flipped onto the sidewalk at the corner of Quentin Road and W. Fifth Street in Bensonhurst yesterday. The New York Post has the story. Comment.