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Gargiulo’s wins praise for canceling Friends of NRA event

The decision by the owners of an iconic Coney Island restaurant to cancel a controversial fundraiser organized by a group of fans of the National Rifle Association (NRA) was met with praise by elected officials and civic leaders who said the cancellation was recognition of the sentiments of the c … Full Article
 

State Senate IDC pushes for NYCHA reforms

In the wake of the release of their scathing report on the levels of lead found in New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) buildings, members of the state Senate’s Independent Democratic Conference are pushing for major reforms in the city’s management of housing units. … Full Article
 

Coney Island tenant advocates lauded for their work

Tenant advocates who work to ensure that people living in public housing get the services they need were lauded by state Sen. Diane Savino and community leaders who attended a luncheon at the famous Gargiulo’s Italian Restaurant in Coney Island on Valentine’s Day. … Full Article
 

DA issues indictment on opioid peddling South Brooklyn drug ring

Led by a Brooklyn demolition worker, 11 members of a drug ring that peddled fentanyl-laced heroin and cocaine throughout southern Brooklyn were slapped with a 273-count indictment on Wednesday. … Full Article
 
 

See the Wonder Wheel and other Coney Island icons during a winter thaw

Mark your calendars, Brooklynites.

The Wonder Wheel starts spinning again on March 25. … Full Article
 

Coney Island civic leader says she’ll run if Pamela Harris resigns

Another potential candidate has emerged for a New York State Assembly seat currently held by a lawmaker under federal indictment. … Full Article
 

Proposed Coney Island ferry stop proves controversial

Borough President Eric Adams’ plan to build a ferry landing at West 21st Street and Neptune Avenue in Coney Island has garnered opposition from some locals, according to Brooklyn Daily. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce joins partnership to benefit Sheepshead Bay

The new year brings a new partnership between the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce (BCC), the student body at CUNY Kingsborough Community College and the Sheepshead Bay Merchants’ Association that demonstrates how business, government and education can work together to benefit the neighborhood. … Full Article
 

Despite insanely frigid temps, Polar Bears take annual Coney Island plunge

Even an actual arctic polar bear may have questioned the plunge into the frigid Coney Island waves, as the thermometer hovered around 17 degrees with a water temperature of 37 degrees on New Year’s Day. … Full Article
 

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