Dyker Heights

Maple Lanes bowling alley 'likely' doomed

A plan to replace bowlers’ paradise Maple Lanes in Borough Park with a 112-unit residential development is likely to “advance to the next frame,” reports the  … Full Article

Bay Ridge lawmaker takes a seat at the money table in Albany

One of the New York State Assembly’s junior members is also one of its fastest rising political stars. … Full Article

Pet adoption fair finds homes for 17 doggies

“It is getting harder and harder to find homes for these pets,” said Mary Jo Tobin, founder of Love Wanted, a Bay Ridge-based group that seeks to match rescue animals with loving families. … Full Article

Grimm, Nadler unite to denounce pulling of Sandy aid

Reps. Michael Grimm, a Republican, and Jerrold Nadler, a Democrat, both represent districts that are partially in Brooklyn, but they are usually on opposite sides of the fence. … Full Article

Two charged suspects were driving the same car in Bay Ridge crash

A 34-year-old man and a 39-year-old woman from Staten Island were both arrested on drunk driving charges early New Year’s Day after the man plowed into four pedestrians on a Bay Ridge street and the woman jumped behind the wheel of the car and hit parked vehicles, police said.  … Full Article

Grimm pushes for House action on Sandy relief

While everyone in Washington D.C. was consumed with the Fiscal Cliff on the last day of 2012, U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm (R-Brooklyn-Staten Island) was seeking to remind his fellow lawmakers that there are thousands of New Yorkers still suffering from the effects of Hurricane Sandy. … Full Article

Citizen patrol group shares honors with cop for finding missing teen

Their successful effort in finding a yeshiva student from Kensington who went missing for four days earned members of a citizen patrol group and a police sergeant praise and citations from elected officials during a City Hall ceremony. … Full Article

Settlement in sexual abuse case dating from '60s highlights issues of statute of limitations bar against victims.

Ten former students and two former summer camp attendees of the top-tier Brooklyn private school, Poly Prep Country Day School, have reached a settlement in their sexual abuse case brought against the school.  … Full Article

Settlement in Poly Prep sex abuse case

An elite Brooklyn prep school has agreed to settle a lawsuit over claims of sex abuse brought by former students. … Full Article

Bay Ridge merchant makes life easier for hurricane homeowners

A casual stroll up Fifth Avenue in Bay Ridge changed Walter T. Connolly’s life.  … Full Article


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