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Report: Fort Hamilton HS principal set to retire

Bay Ridge
Jo Ann Chester, the longtime principal of Fort Hamilton High School in Bay Ridge, is set to retire from her post, less than a month after the start of the school year, according to a report on the website www.gothamschools.org posted Sept. 17. … Full Article
 

Won't you give a dog a home?

Bay Ridge
Love Wanted, a Bay Ridge-based animal rights group, is hosting a pet adoption event on Saturday, Sept. 22, at Trinity Church, on the corner of Third Avenue and 91st Street, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The event is being called “Adopt Your Best Friend.” … Full Article
 

At last, Teen Idol is crowned!

Bay Ridge
A passionate rendition of the classic Etta James song “At Last” won a Fiorello LaGuardia High School student the title of Teen Idol for 2012.
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Bay Ridge gathers to salute Ragamuffin Parade leaders

Bay Ridge
The principal of a Catholic school for girls and the president of a computercompany who has donated much of his time to charitable endeavors will lead the march up Third Avenue in Bay Ridge for the 46th Annual Ragamuffin Parade for children on Sept. 29.
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Who is the next Teen Idol? Bay Ridge decides

Bay Ridge
Forget American Idol! Bay Ridge has Teen Idol, a talent contest for young people that generated a great deal of excitement with its debut last year. … Full Article
 

Drug rehab center eyed for Bensonhurst

Bensonhurst
A medical group is looking to open a drug and alcohol rehabilitation center somewhere in Bensonhurst, according to Community Board 11 officials, who said they were blindsided by the news.
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Life-saving cop honored at City Hall

Bay Ridge
 A cop who saved a despondent man from jumping off the Verrazano Bridge was honored for his heroics by the City Council on Sept. 12. … Full Article
 

Return of weekend express buses gets high marks

Bay Ridge
The ride is getting better.

That was the common assessment lawmakers and city officials had about transit services in southwest Brooklyn. … Full Article
 

Stars to perform at Woody Guthrie fest at Brooklyn College

Midwood
`Okie’ found a home in Coney Island … Full Article
 

Ragamuffin parade luncheon Sept. 16

Bay Ridge
The committee that organizes the annual Ragamuffin Parade for children will hold a luncheon to honor the grand marshal and the man of the year on Sunday, Sept. 16, at the Bay Ridge Manor, 476 76th St., at 2 p.m.
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