Santa's helpers visit Adelphi Academy

Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn helped to make the holidays a little brighter for children in need by donating dozens of toys collected by students and faculty as part of the academy’s Annual Holiday Toy Drive. … Full Article

Council votes to crack down on cheating landlords

Landlords who benefit from big tax breaks in exchange for agreeing to provide affordable housing units and then fail to offer cheaper apartments will come under new scrutiny if a bill passed by the City Council is signed into law by Mayor Bill de Blasio. … Full Article

Eye candy is dandy in Victorian Flatbush

Eye candy is dandy in Victorian Flatbush. If a house looks great even when the skies are gray and the trees are leafless, you know you've got a winner. Everywhere you turn in this neighborhood, that's what you see. … Full Article

The $2.875 million Victorian Flatbush house and other recently sold homes

The house with the cherry tree sold for nearly $3 million. Victorian Flatbush houses are going for a pretty penny these days. The better their condition, the higher their price.  … Full Article

Construction update: Michelle Williams' Victorian Flatbush house is shaping up nicely

Homeowners in landmarked neighborhoods are stewards of history. In Victorian Flatbush, you can see how seriously they take their responsibilities. Just look at all the historically appropriate renovation that's underway in the neighborhood. … Full Article

City to erect steel barrier on Shore Road bike path

Responding to requests from Southwest Brooklyn lawmakers to take steps to prevent possible truck-related terror attacks on the Shore Road Promenade, Police Commissioner James O’Neill told elected officials that vertical steel barriers will be erected at the Bay Ridge Avenue entrance to the popula … Full Article

Civil War Roundtable president to speak at Bay Ridge Historical Society

As the nation continues its debate over reforming the country’s immigration system, the battlefield heroics of two 19th century Irish immigrants who became Union generals will be the major topic of discussion when a Civil War expert speaks at a meeting of the Bay Ridge Historical Society. … Full Article

Donovan wants ban on child sex dolls

The sexual harassment accusations leveled against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and a slew of prominent men in the worlds of politics and media are causing lawmakers to re-examine many other sex-related acts in the country.  … Full Article

Business owner delivers early Christmas gift to foster kids

A Bay Ridge business owner had a special Christmas gift that is sure to make the holiday season brighter for teenagers in a foster care program. And she had help from generous donations made by kind-hearted people. … Full Article

Reclaim New York says anti-corruption bills a good start

A pair of bills the City Council passed this week to encourage everyday New Yorkers to get more involved in stamping out public corruption are winning praise from good government groups, but leaders cautioned that additional steps still need to be taken. … Full Article


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