Bay News & Brooklyn Graphic

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Sheepshead Bay

Mystery deaths in Sheepshead Bay

Police are investigating the mysterious deaths of a man and woman whose bodies were discovered on Oct. 20 in Sheepshead Bay. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Sprucing up Sheepshead Bay Road

It may be harvest season, but a group in Sheepshead Bay was doing some planting last weekend. Comment.
Brighton Beach

Grandmothers become glam-mothers

These grandmas know how to shine in the spotlight. Comment.

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Sheepshead Bay

Seniors: This program divided cannot stand

Elderly residents of Trump Village are urging a local senior support organization to reverse a recent split in its programing they say cuts them off from some of its services. Comment.
Coney Island

Homeless man arrested for 9-11 memorial vandalism

Police arrested a homeless man they believe defaced the 9-11 memorial at MCU Park with white paint on Oct. 17. Comment.

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Sheepshead Bay

More hateful graffiti in Sheepshead Bay

There is more vitriolic verbiage defacing in Sheepshead Bay. Comments (1).

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

Sheepshead Bay

Crane crash

A massive crane was lodged underneath the Q train tracks on Avenue U in Sheepshead Bay for hours on Oct. 15 after a longtime truck driver attempted to clear a low-hanging overpass. Comment.

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Sheepshead Bay

In Sheepshead Bay, the streets are paved with garbage

The neighborhood’s chronic litter problem is now permanent, after the city embedded trash in Ocean Avenue when it repaved the roadway. Comments (2).

Monday, Oct. 13, 2014

Coney Island

Two struck on Surf Avenue

An elderly couple is in critical condition after a driver struck them near the intersection of Surf Avenue and W. 27th Street in Coney Island on Oct. 8. Comment.

Friday, Oct. 10, 2014

Sheepshead Bay

Second homeless shelter for Plumb Beach

Because the new facility on Emmons Avenue is classified as an emergency shelter, the city did not have to go through Community Board 15 for approval. Comment.

Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014

Brighton Beach

Rumors fly of Trump Village Shopping Center closure

Locals are aghast at word that the Trump Village Shopping Center may be demolished and a 40-story tower could replace the shopping oasis for nearby residents. Comments (35).
Coney Island

Bolts ready for first snap

The Brooklyn Bolts are just days away from kicking off their first game at MCU Park on Oct. 15, and the baseball stadium has already been transformed into a gridiron colosseum. Comments (2).
Checkin’ in with

Brooklyn Bolts superfan Nick Orlando

With the Brooklyn Bolts’ Oct. 15 season opener just days away, we caught up with one of the first season ticket-holders to find out why the super fan is so charged up. Comment.

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014

Coney Island

From funhouse to playhouse

Coney Island’s unofficial mayor is planning his second act. Comment.

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014

Coney Island

Police pinch jewelry snatcher

Police have nabbed the man they believe sent a woman tumbling face-first into the ground after he yanked a chain from around her neck at a Coney island bus stop back in July. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Knife-wielding man shot dead by cops

Police shot dead a knife-wielding Sheepshead Bay man after he threatened his mother’s life on Oct. 3. Comment.
Gravesend

Woman struck by driver while trying to save dog

A woman was hit by a car in Gravesend on Oct. 3 as she attempted to resuscitate her dog after it was hit by a different vehicle just moments before. Comment.

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014

Sheepshead Bay

Zombtrees still loom over Sheepshead Bay

Nearly two years after Hurricane Sandy, trees damaged by its salty storm surge still threaten the public. Comment.
Coney Island

Preemie party!

Coney Island Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit hosted its second-annual reunion on Oct. 1 Comment.

Friday, Oct. 3, 2014

Manhattan Beach

Haute cute-ture! Fashion class for kids at Kingsborough

High fashion is about to get a little shorter. Comment.

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