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Kids line up for Marty Golden’s annual Easter Egg Hunt in Bay Ridge

A parade of children lined up outside Shore Road Park at 79th Street on Saturday awaiting their turn to run through the field gathering Easter eggs. The sunny, 60-degree temperature was perfect for state Sen. Marty Golden’s annual Easter egg hunt, which began at 2 p.m. … Full Article

Bay Ridge’s 5th Ave. joins Weekend Walks fun

The idea of turning commercial thoroughfares into giant, car-free pedestrian plazas for a day has quickly caught on in several neighborhoods in New York City. … Full Article

Say It Ain't So: Only 12 percent of NYC population decide election outcomes?

In a city of 8.5 million people, somehow only 12 percent of the population decides ​who serves us in elected office. That would be the conclusion of figures recently released by the Board of Elections. … Full Article


Court attorney gives Bay Ridge Lawyers tips on winning in matrimonial matters

The Bay Ridge Lawyers Association (BRLA) got a lesson in matrimonial matters from the perspective of a court attorney during its monthly meeting on Third Avenue Wednesday night. … Full Article

Bay Ridge Center holds annual ‘March for Meals’ walkathon

It was a beautiful day to take a walk for a good cause as the Bay Ridge Center (BRC), founded in 1976, held its 23rd annual walkathon on Saturday, March 24. … Full Article

VIDEO: Cops seek help finding Bensonhurst assault suspect

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who attacked women on 18th Avenue in Bensonhurst in two bizarre incidents that have left the neighborhood in shock.  … Full Article

Poverty-stricken families get free food for Passover Seder

Hundreds of Brooklyn families struggling to make ends meet will be able to prepare a Passover Seder thanks to a Kosher food distribution project supported by community groups and elected officials. … Full Article

St. Patrick’s Parade brightens Bay Ridge

The Bay Ridge Saint Patrick’s Day Parade took place more than a week after St. Patrick’s Day, but that made it extra special in the eyes of the spectators who lined the parade route to cheer for the bag pipe bands, Irish step dancers and other marchers. … Full Article

Maimonides opens Spine Center on Bay Parkway

Brooklyn residents with back problems now have a new place to seek treatment, according to officials at Maimonides Medical Center, who recently celebrated the grand opening of a new Spine Center in Bensonhurst.  … Full Article

Riders Alliance rallies for congestion pricing

Mounting a last-minute push to win approval of congestion pricing, members of the transit advocacy group Riders Alliance held a protest demonstration outside Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s midtown Manhattan office during the evening rush hour on Tuesday. … Full Article


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