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Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012

Sheepshead Bay

Select bus service will take our parking spots, Sheepshead Bay residents claim

A community panel is blasting the MTA’s plan to bring select bus service along Nostrand Avenue between Sheepshead Bay and Williamsburg. Comments (4).
Coney Island

Cops: Teen, bites woman, hits her with cart

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from Coney Island’s 60th Precinct. Comment.

Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012

Sheepshead Bay

Retired cop accidentally shoots self outside Petco, police say

A retired cop female cops accidentally shot herself at a Sheepshead Bay Petco store this afternoon, officials say. Comment.
Coney Island

Light fight! Sandy victims pan $2 million plan to re-bling Parachute Jump

The city wants to spend $2 million to illuminate Coney Island’s iconic Parachute Jump, but some residents say they would rather see the money used to keep the lights on in communities left powerless by Hurricane Sandy. Comments (1).
Coney Island

Panel: We need a Boardwalk environmental study

A Coney Island community panel is backing Boardwalk preservationists who want an environmental review before the span’s iconic wooden beams are replaced with slabs of concrete. Comments (2).

Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012

Coney Island

Historic Shore Theater marquee won’t return, owner says

The signs, they are a-changin’! Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Cross-species assistance!

A Sheepshead Bay paramedic came to the rescue of a wounded falcon found on the Belt Parkway last week. Check out all the high-flying action in our slideshow. Comments (1).
Gerritsen Beach

Greek Orthodox church brings aid to Sandy-ravaged Gerritsen Beach

The Three Hierarchs Greek Orthodox Church organized a relief effort for victims of Hurricane Sandy in Gerritsen Beach. Comment.

Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012

Coney Island

Trotting for a good cause

More than $4,000 was raised during the Boardwalk run for Hurricane Sandy victims. Comments (1).

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