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Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009

Bay News

‘Santa Claus’ takes in ‘Miracle on 34th Street’

This Santa’s Great Xmas Present “Miracle on 34 St.” Santa Sings!Part I Comment.
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School lines fallout

Several District 20 schools may soon be revamped. Comment.
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Caring ‘sneakerhead’ puts his best foot forward

Brooklynite Kiante Young is a sneakerhead without a collection — and that, incredibly, is by his own choosing. Comment.
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MTA gives ‘gift’ to F line straphangers

Feel free to take the F train this holiday season. Comment.
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Telfair kin arrested

The sister of Coney Island-born basketball star Sebastian Telfair has been arrested in connection with a mugging on Mermaid Avenue. Comment.
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MTA ‘gift’ to F train riders

Feel free to take the F train this holiday season. Comment.
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‘Sneaker head’ puts best foot forward

Brooklynite Kiante Young is a sneakerhead without a collection — and that, incredibly, is by his own choosing. Comment.
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Consumers urged to shop local

Shop local, folks! Comment.
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Zoning some out

Several District 20 schools may soon be revamped. Comment.

Monday, Nov. 30, 2009

Bay News

Brooklyn today: hookah pipes and belly dancers

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Full throttle Santa Claus

Just call ‘em reindeers on the run. Comment.
Bay News

XO Creperie fire suspicious

The early-morning fire that ate through a Loehmann’s Seaport Plaza restaurant may have been arson, FDNY officials said this week. Comment.
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Man shot during robbery

A 27-year-old man was shot in the leg during a terrifying confrontation with three masked muggers in Bath Beach last week. Comment.
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Community meetings this month%A0

The following is a list of local community organizations that are meeting in the near future in your area. If you have any information that can update this listing, newspaper at 718-260-2529. All meeting notices are accurate as of press time, however, they are subject to change from the organization. Please contact the organization at the number provided for confirmation of date, time and location. Comment.
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Dear Santa, give me a tax break%A0

For Alexa Sokolov, the upcoming Hanukkah and Christmas season is make or break time for her Rich Frog Toys shop at 211 Church Avenue. Comment.
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Amendment to COBRA allows longer coverage period

Assemblyman Alan Maisel announced the Assembly has passed an amendment to the COBRA benefits law allowing a group of individuals who were covered at the time the law became effective %u2013 yet were unable to receive the extension if their benefits expired before their contract was renewed %u2013 to continue receiving coverage (A.40006). Comment.
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Help for food addiction

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) meets on Mondays at the Midwood Library, East 16th St. between Avenue I and J, 6:30-7:45 pm; and on Wednesdays at the Kings Highway Library, Ocean Avenue and Kings Highway, 6:30-8 p.m. Comment.
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North Shore Pops comes to Bensonhurst

The North Shore Pops Concert Band returns to the Parish House at the New Utrecht Reformed Church, 1827 84th Street, Bensonhurst, for a free Holiday with Pops concert on December 5, at 7:30 p.m. Comment.
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A turkey in almost every pot

Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz’s office was turned into a “turkey warehouse” as hedistributed 100 turkeys to local community organizations and the area’s police precincts and firehouses to help make Thanksgiving a little more cheerful for those in need. Comment.
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Cops: Youth Explorers help keep the peace

Everyone benefits from the NYPD Youth Explorers. Comment.
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No barriers between actors and audience members at

New York City College of Technology will host “Theatre for One,” a unique live performance by one actor for one audience member, December 3 from 12:30-6 p.m. in the Voorhees Theatre, 186 Jay Street (north of Tillary Street) in Downtown Brooklyn. Admission is free. Comment.
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Here comes Santa Claus

Brooklyn’s most famous Santa Claus, Carmine Santa Maria, will make his first stop of the holiday season at 11 a.m., December 5 in Bensonhurst’s Historic New Utrecht Reform Church Parish House, 18th Avenue and 84th Street, for the 11th annual “Breakfast with Santa” fundraiser for Cub Scout Pack 20 and Boy Scout Troop 20. Comment.
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Amphitheater backlash shuts CB 13 meeting down

Community Board 13 is way too amped up over Borough President Marty Markowitz’s controversial $64 million amphitheater planned Asser Levy Seaside Park. Comment.
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Turkey drop in Coney Island

When Councilmember Domenic Recchia talks turkey, the grateful hordes gobble it up. Comment.
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1,000 turkeys at Borough Hall - just for the holiday

Brooklyn Deputy Borough President Yvonne Graham was talking turkey, turkey and more turkey as she helped dispense tons of holiday cheer outside Borough Hall during the annual Thanksgiving food drive. Comment.
High School Sports

Orange Wave of emotion

Taji Randle played football for Thomas Jefferson from 1991 to 1995 and when he graduated from the East New York school, he didn’t have a victory to show for it. Comment.
High School Sports

Kangaroos look to leap higher

Mismatch. Comment.
High School Sports

Mistakes derail Dutchmen against Tottenville

Shaquell Jackson didn’t mince words. He knew why No. 2 Erasmus Hall fell to No. 3 Tottenville, 33-18, in the PSAL City Championship semifinals last Saturday in Brooklyn. Comment.
High School Sports

Lincoln relying on youth to defend dynasty

Dwayne (Tiny) Morton has a message he often repeats to his young, inexperienced Lincoln boys basketball team: you have nothing to do with the last four city championships or eight straight trips to Madison Square Garden. Comment.
High School Sports

Tigers fail to end on a perfect note

There was a dazed look on the faces of almost every Fort Hamilton football player as they walked around the field aimlessly. One of those “what just happened?” reactions. Comment.
BoroBeat

Bikers throttle up the holiday season

Just call ‘em reindeers on the run. Comment.
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‘Boxes of Love’ for Thanksgiving

Kind-hearted vollies helped make the holidays brighter for underprivileged neighbors by giving them “Boxes of Love” during a Thanksgiving outreach campaign, presented by the Salt & Sea Mission. Comment.

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