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Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Coney Island

Cops: Thug stabbed man with pen

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Critics: Army Corps are beach bozos

The Army Corps of Engineers want to dump tons of sand on Plumb Beach before building the jetties needed to keep the sand in place — a move some say will doom the project before it starts. Comment.

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Gravesend

Recchia reversal: Councilman now singing Dewey’s praises

The John Dewey alum wanted to gut the administration earlier this year. Now he wants to save the school from being closed. Comment.
Gravesend

The power of Powsner! City will repave Courier Life columnist’s pet peeve

The city says it will repave Avenue P, which the 92-year-old claims is riddled with potholes and gives him butt aches every time he drives his beloved 1997 Mercury Sable to the doctor. Comment.

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Sheepshead Bay

Avenue Z Jewish Center has an anti-Semitic stalker

Someone scrawled the word “Jew” outside the Avenue Z Jewish Center last week — and congregants believe it’s the same man who has vandalized the shul twice before. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

How close is close?

The ongoing battle between Councilman Lew Fidler and attorney David Storobin to replace disgraced state Sen. Carl Kruger is one of the closest political contests in city history. It’s so close that we decided to compare it to other “nail-biter elections.” See how it measured up. Comment.

Monday, April 16, 2012

Sheepshead Bay

Insiders: Albany just a dream for Kruger successor

Disgraced former state Sen. Carl Kruger’s replacement might never make it to Albany. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Ooh, that smell! Residents say Sheepshead Bay stinks to the high heavens

When it rains in Sheepshead Bay, residents say they hold their noses. Comments (2).

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