Bay News & Brooklyn Graphic

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015

Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach footbridge to close for three months

For Manhattan Beach residents this is a bridge too far. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Local Muslims disavow terror suspects

One of the men arrested on terrorism charges on Wednesday for his plans to join the Islamic State raised concerns among his fellow Muslims with his interpretation of Islam, according to a local community leader who knew one of the suspects. Comment.
Coney Island

Familiar faces for Cyclones

Last year’s Cyclones skipper has just punched his ticket for another ride. Comment.

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015

Brighton Beach

Seniors worried about toxic Trump cleanup

Seniors fighting the plan to replace Trump Village Shopping Center with a massive apartment tower are worried the project could move forward over their dead bodies. Comments (1).

Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015

Sheepshead Bay

Three stooges try to steal coin machine from laundry room

Police are asking for the public’s help finding the three men who they say tried to steal a coin machine from the laundry room of an apartment complex in Sheepshead Bay on Feb. 15. Comment.

Friday, Feb. 20, 2015


Midwood man convicted of raping 13-year-old in Gravesend

A 42-year-old Midwood man who raped a 13-year-old girl in the laundry room of her Gravesend apartment building almost two years ago was convicted of first-degree rape and an array of other charges on Feb. 18, according to the borough’s top lawman. Comment.

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015

Coney Island

Cops looking for MCU blizzard burglars

Police have released photos of the replacement-level scrubs who broke into MCU Park under cover of a blizzard on Jan. 26. Comments (1).
Sea Gate

Gettin’ jetty with it

A public works project is shoring up a private beach. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Hydrant floods street in Sheepshead Bay

Some Sheepshead Bay residents had a dirty Valentine’s Day. Comment.

Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015


Cops chasing trio of identity thieves

Police are hunting for three men they say stole a Gravesend man’s identity to open multiple cellphone accounts throughout Brooklyn, Queens, and Long Island in late November. Comment.

Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015

Brighton Beach

Pungent pollutants under planned Trump tower

Construction of a 40-story residential tower that will sit atop a toxic field in Brighton Beach can’t begin until the site is cleaned — and that job is going to stink to the high heavens, the state told neighbors last week. Comments (30).

Friday, Feb. 13, 2015

Sheepshead Bay

Body found in car

Police say a man was found dead inside his vehicle in a Sheepshead Bay parking lot on Feb. 9. Comment.

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