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Will 35 78th St. get a reprieve from demolition?

The handsome — but unkempt — house at 35 78th St. is getting a reprieve from demolition. Maybe. The couple who had planned to tear down the single-family house on the corner of Narrows Avenue and build a new one are selling the property instead. … Full Article

Who Do You Love? Favorite places in Bay Ridge

Who Do You Love? You remember this song. Not rapper YG's song, featuring Drake. It has words in it we never, ever say. Bo Diddley's old refrain is what keeps repeating in our head. … Full Article

Drone deployed for Gingerbread House sales pitch

How do you show a big property like the Gingerbread House to full advantage? Deploy a drone, Marion Fiore says. … Full Article

McCreight announces run for district leader post

Many voters don’t know that when they go into the polls on Election Day, chances are that political party district leaders had a hand in picking the local candidates they are voting for. … Full Article

Maimonides cites low re-admission rates for patients

Maimonides Medical Center, a hospital famous for its treatment of heart disease, has the lowest readmission rates of cardiac patients of any health care institution in New York City, according to hospital officials, who cited information from the New York state Department of Health (DOH). … Full Article

Bay Ridge students write essays to fight litter bugs

Brooklyn students will be using the power of the pen to wage a fight for clean sidewalks, and one local lawmaker is hoping their message gets across to adults. … Full Article

Brannan wins Brotherhood Award from P.S.-I.S. 104

Justin Brannan was a professional musician for more than a decade, touring the world with his rock bands Indecision and Most Precious Blood. … Full Article

Move over Trump! Holy Angels students get presidential

Disney World has a famous Hall of Presidents, where visitors can see life-like models of the nation’s leaders move and talk like real people. But students at Holy Angels Catholic Academy proved that you don’t have to travel to Florida to see the occupants of the White House. … Full Article

De Blasio signs BID budget booster bill

The Bay Ridge Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District (BID) will have nearly $90,000 in additional funding in its annual budget now that Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed a City Council bill into law which calls for a budget increase. … Full Article

DOT to warn truckers of low clearance on 86 Street

In the wake of numerous traffic tie-ups on 86th Street in Bensonhurst caused by trucks getting stuck under the elevated tracks of the D subway line, the city’s Department of Transportation (DOT) is set to install additional signs to warn truckers of the low clearance under the el. … Full Article


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