Bay Ridge Courier

Monday, Dec. 17, 2012

Bensonhurst

Cops: Teen beaten up for his iPhone

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.

Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012

Big Screecher

Carmine hates it when newspapers waste space

This week, Carmine plays editor, and determines that editors aren’t doing their job right! Comments (1).

Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012

Bay Ridge

Chanukah comes to Bay Ridge

The Bay Ridge Jewish Center welcomed the holiday — and Hurricane Sandy refugees staying in the neighborhood — to the annual big celebration of the festival of lights. See all the fun in our slideshow. Comment.

Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012

Bensonhurst

Beep’s gutter ball

Borough President Markowitz gave his tacit endorsement to Maple Lanes’s destruction last week as long as developers find a new alley for neighborhood pin heads, but builders say they will not abide by those demands. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Cops investigate brutal attack on 16th Avenue

Five knife-wielding crooks jumped a man on 16th Avenue on Dec. 9 — overpowering and stabbing him three times, according to cops who believe the brutal assault is connected to another mugging on 71st Street. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Christmas bliss — volunteers light up Owls Head Park tree

The festive tree lighting featured hot chocolate, cookies, carols, and a visit from Kris Kringle. Comment.
Bay Ridge

Cops: Train crook pinches sleeping man’s wallet

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment.

Monday, Dec. 10, 2012

Bay Ridge

Stumped no longer!

The Bay Ridge family who couldn’t use their car since Hurricane Sandy because a stump from a toppled tree blocked their driveway are on the road again — and they have Brooklyn Daily to thank. Comment.
Bay Ridge

First responders bring special presents to Cancer-striken boy

Several first responders packed a van full of gifts and drove to Virginia to give a young cancer patient who idolizes emergency personnel the present of a lifetime. Comment.

Friday, Dec. 7, 2012

Bay Ridge

Cops: Phony cop busted for Hurricane Sandy steal

A mugger used Hurricane Sandy to his advantage during the height of the storm, police say. Comment.

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