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Sinkhole repairs could take two more months

The repair project at the 92nd Street sinkhole could take two more months before it’s finished, a city official told an emergency meeting of Community Board 10 meeting attended by more than 50 Bay Ridge residents. … Full Article

Grimm grabs funds to save Bay Ridge's anti-terror unit

Rep. Michael Grimm said he has secured federal funding to keep an elite anti-terror unit at Fort Hamilton. But he also said the funding is contingent upon the approval of the U.S. Senate. … Full Article

How green is my Brooklyn

The winners of the 18th annual Greenest Block in Brooklyn Contest were announced this week by GreenBridge, the community horticulture program of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and Borough President Marty Markowitz. … Full Article

Thousands attend 68th Precinct 'National Night Out' against crime

Music was in the air at the Bay Ridge version of “National Night Out,” the anti-crime event aimed at bringing cops and citizens closer together. … Full Article

Couple sought for questioning in merchant murders

Police investigating the murders of two storeowners in Bensonhurst and Bay Ridge are seeking a man and a woman for questioning in connection with the slayings, NBC News reported. … Full Article

Joe DeFina: Soldier, officer, politico

If Bay Ridge's Joseph DeFina had to write his resume, he would need more than one page to describe his work history, which includes the military, law enforcement and politics. … Full Article

Camera, no longer up the creek, is coming home

A camera lost in a creek in the Adirondacks three years ago is being returned to its owner, an avid amateur photographer from Bay Ridge, thanks to clever detective work by a Vermont man who studied pictures on the camera's memory card. … Full Article

Turn Bay Ridge ‘eyesore’ into a soldier's home, asks pol

A dilapidated house that has been the target of complaints from 79th Street residents for several years will finally be torn down, according to local elected officials, who said they’ve been pushing the city to do something about the messy property for ages. … Full Article

Cops link Ridge-B'hurst merchant slays to same gun

Store owners in Bensonhurst and Bay Ridge are on edge in the wake of reports that police have linked the murders of two merchants to the same gun. … Full Article

Bay Ridge lawyer reappointed to city Tax Commission

Did you know that there is a way you can protest your property taxes and possibly get them lowered? If you answered no to that question, Kirk Tzanides isn’t happy. He’s also not surprised. … Full Article


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