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Monday, Sept. 9, 2013

Sheepshead Bay

Locals watch for Hollywood fireworks

Ed Harris and the production crew working on a modern-day film adaptation of Shakespeare’s Cymbeline gave a crowd of Sheepshead Bay onlookers quite a show on Thursday. Comment.

Friday, Sept. 6, 2013

BoroBeat

Diamond dogs! Cyclones fans get to bring pups to park

Cyclones fans brought their pooches to MCU park for the annual “Bark in the Park” event on Aug. 28. Comment.
Gravesend

Toy helicopter kills owner in Gravesend

A 19-year-old’s remote control helicopter spiraled out of control and sliced open his head, killing him, at Calvert Vaux Park on Sept. 5. Comment.

Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013

Coney Island

Developers weigh in on Coney Council race

Two developer-backed groups supporting Coney council candidate Mark Treyger have launched an ad campaign blasting his rival, John Lisyanskiy, for what they claim are crooked fund-raising practices. Comments (14).

Friday, Aug. 30, 2013

Sheepshead Bay

Bad wife busted in ‘hit man plot’ paid in stamps: cops

Cops busted a Manhattan woman who they say asked an undercover detective for help killing her husband in Sheepshead Bay in exchange for a big payout — of vintage stamps. Comment.
Coney Island

End of an era: Coney mainstay James McCullough dies

James McCullough — the great-grandson of legendary Steeplechase Park founder George Tilyou, and the former owner of Coney Island institutions like the B & B Carousell and McCullough’s Kiddie Park — passed away on Aug. 19. Comment.

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