State senate passes Savino ‘subway grinder’ bill

Riders have a tough enough time dealing with delays and crowded trains in the subway, they shouldn’t have to put up with perverts performing lewd acts, said a state senator who is going after the so-called grinders. … Full Article

Retired educator forges ahead with marine science lab plan

A retired Fort Hamilton High School assistant principal is vowing to continue his fight to revolutionize the way science is taught in New York public schools despite the fact that the city doesn’t seem to be going along with his idea. … Full Article

Democratic Socialists vow ground war to help elect El-Yateem

The political organization that backed Bernie Sanders for president is now setting its sights on the City Council campaign in Bay Ridge. The New York City Democratic Socialists of America Political Committee is launching an all-out effort to get Democrat Rev. … Full Article

Surrogate Gigante gives CLE at Bay Ridge Lawyers Association meeting

The Bay Ridge Lawyers Association (BRLA) hosted Hon. Robert J. Gigante, Richmond County Surrogate, and three other attorneys for a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) lecture on 17-A Guardianships during its monthly meeting at The Pearl Room last Wednesday. … Full Article

Curtis Sliwa backing Capano for City Council

As the petitioning process began in the race for the Bay Ridge City Council seat, a flurry of endorsements came in for candidates, including Republican Bob Capano, who has won the support of WABC radio personality Curtis Sliwa. … Full Article

Tom Selleck's house, and other Bay Ridge architectural eye candy

Tom Selleck's our neighbor. Sort of. Actually, the character he plays on CBS TV's "Blue Bloods," New York City Police Commissioner Frank Reagan, lives in Bay Ridge with us. … Full Article

Bidding wars for Bay Ridge homes

Bidding wars. Now there's a phrase that gladdens the hearts of home sellers — and they're hearing it a lot in Bay Ridge. … Full Article

A walk down memory lane with the owner of 75 81st St.

Take a walk with us down memory lane — which in this case is 81st Street in Bay Ridge. … Full Article

Bishop Kearney’s top grads head to Yale, Stony Brook

The Class of 2017 at Bishop Kearney High School is headed by two students whose futures will include attending top schools like Yale and Stony Brook universities. … Full Article

10th annual Gretsch Day celebrates the iconic guitar brand’s Brooklyn roots

For the past decade, Street Sounds in Bay Ridge has been celebrating the legacy of Gretsch guitars. In fact, it’s become an anticipated community event that brings appeals to musicians and music lovers from all across the borough, and some from various parts of the country. … Full Article


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