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John Travolta to return to Lenny’s Pizza

Give him two slices – and an award. Forty-one years after “Saturday Night Fever” changed the game for southern Brooklyn, its leading man will be returning to the borough he helped make famous. … Full Article

Trump endorsement yet to pay off for Donovan

With the Republican Primary just three weeks away, former Congressmember Michael Grimm appears to be showing surprising strength in his quest to unseat Dan Donovan, despite the fact that President Donald Trump enthusiastically endorsed the incumbent. … Full Article

Drunk driver smashes into Bay Ridge storefront

A drunk driver was arrested in the early morning hours of Saturday, June 2 after a minor accident quickly escalated, ending with one of the cars crashing into the storefront of a Bay Ridge business. … Full Article

Fire in kitchen of popular Dyker Heights restaurant injures two

A fire occurred inside a popular Dyker Heights restaurant, leaving two people injured. … Full Article

UFT holds protest outside Golden's office

On Friday, June 1, members of the UFT gathered outside State Sen. Marty Golden's office to urge Golden to vote in favor of a bill that they contend would improve the system of teacher evaluations that they say currently cripples many New York teachers. … Full Article

Bay Ridge Cares to hold design competition

As part of its efforts to continue revitalizing the Fort Hamilton Senior Center, Bay Ridge Cares is holding a design competition, giving local artists, both with and without experience, the opportunity to get their work on the facade of the building. … Full Article

Veterans fear the worst as Brooklyn VA Hospital announces cutbacks

Brooklyn’s VA Medical Center is shuttering its ear, nose and throat clinic at the end of June, and veterans groups are fearful that this means the VA is moving ahead with the same elimination of full hospital services that was squelched last year after political intervention. … Full Article

Brannan, DOT unveil new speed bump near Bay Ridge school

Councilmember Justin Brannan, the NYC Department of Transportation, parents and students were in attendance for a ribbon-cutting ceremony yesterday for a speed bump on 87th Street between Third Avenue and Ridge Boulevard, near P.S. 185 the Walter Kassenbrock school. … Full Article

Burmese restaurant comes to Bensonhurst

Eighty-sixth Street in Bensonhurst is replete with Asian restaurants of all types, and one of its newest eateries specializes in a type of food rarely seen in New York City – Burmese food. … Full Article


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