Bay Ridge board seeks to expedite street naming for 9/11 hero

A proposal to name a Bay Ridge streetcorner in memory of a Sept. 11 hero will be put on the fast track after Community Board 10 leaders said they were willing to bend the rules to accommodate the request.
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Got questions? Get answers at town hall

State Sen. Marty Golden (R-Bay Ridge-southern Brooklyn) is hosting two town hall meetings for constituents in both ends of his district. Golden said his goal is to give residents a chance to discuss quality of life issues with representatives of city agencies.
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Murrow grad’s painting displayed In Washington D.C.

A painting of a subway car created by an Edward R. Murrow High School graduate was recently on display in the lobby of the U.S. Department of Education building in Washington D.C., according to officials at the Brooklyn high school.
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Two popular neighborhood restaurants close their doors

Lovers of Greek and Italian food in Bay Ridge and Bath Beach are mourning the loss of two popular restaurants in the southern end of Brooklyn. Yiannis, an eatery featuring Greek cuisine that stood at 6901 Fourth Ave. in Bay Ridge for 35 years, has shut its doors for good. … Full Article

Bay Ridge banker takes on Assemblyman Brook-Krasny

Banker takes on Assemblyman Brook-Krasny
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Bay Ridge high school student earns leadership award

A Bay Ridge high school senior is getting some help paying his college costs, thanks to a scholarship from a fraternal organization dedicated to assisting Latino youth. … Full Article

Congressman Michael Grimm to Host NYPD/FDNY Pizza Party at L&B Spumoni Gardens

Monday, October 15th Congressman Michael Grimm will be hosting pizza party at L&B Spumoni Gardens located at 2725 86th Street from 2-4 pm. … Full Article

Cops seek public’s help to anti-Arab graffiti vandal

A graffiti vandal who spray-painted a hateful, anti-Arab message in front of Bay Ridge building during the summer still has not been caught, according to police, who are asking the public to help identify him. … Full Article

Fox News star Geraldo Rivera joins pizza party for cops, firefighters

Geraldo Rivera, the Fox News Channel star, will team up with U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm (R-Bay Ridge-Staten Island) to host a pizza party for cops and firefighters at the famous L&B Spumoni Gardens in Bensonhurst. … Full Article

Senior Idol contest is Saturday night

Eleven finalists will be going after the title of Senior Idol for 2012 in a talent contest to take place in Bay Ridge. The 11 contestants, who will be performing in the finals on Oct. 13, all have two things in common – they are all over the age of 50 and they are all talented singers. … Full Article


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