Bay News & Brooklyn Graphic

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Sea Gate

Cops stop pickup truck carrying 1,000 gallons of gasoline

Seagate police stop a truck carrying 1,000 gallons of gasoline in the bed of a pick-up truck. Comment.
Gerritsen Beach

When is a shared driveway not a shared driveway?

One couple in Gerritsen Beach has taken it upon themselves to redefine what a shared driveway means by claiming “their half” for storing garbage and junk, thus blocking any kind of traffic — and making their neighbor’s life a living hell. Comments (62).

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Sheepshead Bay

Death of recent saplings doesn’t stop Parks from planting more

The Parks Department is sentencing countless innocent saplings to death. Comment.

Monday, July 22, 2013

Manhattan Beach

Sandy may have created air pockets under streets, buildings

Retreating floodwaters from superstorm Sandy created underground air pockets just waiting to become sinkholes beneath streets, buildings and backyards across Southern Brooklyn, and most people aren’t aware of the danger under their feet, say local architects and companies specializing in subterranean scans. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Cymbrowitz gets state, city to halt construction of drug treatment center

Construction on a Sheepshead Bay substance-abuse treatment center was halted after Assemblyman Steve Cymbrowitz and Community Board 15 chairwoman Theresa Scavo took state officials to task for approving the rehab facility to locate in an apartment building on E. 21st Street filled with children. Comment.

Bay News archive

Links

CNG: Community Newspaper Group