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Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010

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Double Header at Siricco’s: Saint Finbar’s Lifetime Achievement Award Part1

During a 10-day period, my wife Sharon and I attended two celebrations at Sirico’s Caterers, the last of the old Bensonhurst halls where everyone in Brooklyn got married, bar mitzvahed or celebrated their silver, golden, and diamond wedding anniversary. Comment.
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Ida Eisenstein is our pigskin prognosticator!

All hail our pigskin prophet, Ida Eisenstein, who went a stellar 11-5 this week — embarrassing her colleagues and astounding her fans as she bulldozed her way through pick after pick, hitting her Kryptonite lock of the week with the precision of an Azerbaijani marksman. Comment.
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Cops hunt for one man Coney crime wave

A rail-thin thug with a penchant for robbing jewelry from little old ladies has set his sights on the neighborhood’s western end, where police say he’s robbed six seniors. Comment.
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Another mosque-erade at Sheepshead Bay Islamic site

More than 200 residents and Brooklyn Tea Party members and 100 supporters of a mosque and Muslim community center clashed in dueling rallies on Sunday at the site of the proposed cultural center in Sheepshead Bay. Comment.
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Knapp sacked

A “temporary” sanitation garage on Knapp Street is getting a $2.8-million facelift, and angry Sheepshead Bay residents say the city is wasting money on a facility it promised to close down. Comment.
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Mercedes Benz menace hits Sheepshead Bay

Benz jack Comment.

Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010

Bay News

Ida Eisenstein is our pigskin prognosticator!

Our NFL Nostradamus, Ida Eisenstein, did it again last week, going 10-6, and nailing her Kryptonite lock of the week. But this week, Ida faces her toughest test yet — no, not how to download a “Footloose” ring tone to her new cellphone — an emotional showdown pitting mother vs. daughter in a critical AFC West match-up. Comment.
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Why the Cyclones fell apart

In this battle of David vs. Goliath, the giant turned out to have a glass jaw. Comment.
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Mellencamps are surging! Former champs poised for kickball greatness

The second round of the playoffs is set and the former champions are in! Comment.
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Cutting classes

One of the best high schools in Brooklyn has slashed its celebrated math and science program, endangering students’ chances of getting into elite colleges. Comment.
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Bullets over Coney Island

Gun crazy Comment.

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