Dyker Heights

Hurricane relief efforts reach fever pitch

Help is starting to reach the victims whose homes were destroyed and whose lives were uprooted by Hurricane Sandy, according to Brooklyn lawmakers and civic leaders, who said the borough is mobilized on both governmental and grass roots levels to provide assistance on everything from temporary ho … Full Article

Bay Ridge state senate race bitter to the end

The bitter race between incumbent state Sen. Marty Golden (R-Bay Ridge-southern Brooklyn) and his Democratic challenger Andrew Gounardes, a contest punctuated by sharp exchanges between the two at debates, proved to be hot right to the end. … Full Article

Tigers go down to the wire to earn first win of the season

Fort Hamilton had been there before. Just last week, the 0-7 Tigers let the game slipped through their hands in a last minute loss to Boys High. This week the Tigers found themselves in similar straits with Grand Street at the 4-yard line on a first and ten with 10 seconds left on the clock. … Full Article

Bay Ridge political races feature diverse candidates

With Campaign 2012 winding down to a precious few days, candidates for local congressional and state legislative seats are busy making last minute pitches to voters in the hope of swaying the election their way. … Full Article

Hurricane aftermath: cleanup begins

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, residents and business owners in southern Brooklyn began assessing the damage the storm brought and started making plans to clean up the mess thr storm left behind. … Full Article

Significant hurricane damage in southwest Brooklyn, officials say

Hurricane Sandy showed her wrath in Bay Ridge and other neighborhoods in southwest Brooklyn in a variety of ways, including toppling trees, knocking out electrical power to thousands of residents, and breaching the seawall on Shore Parkway, according to local officials. … Full Article

Firefighters back Malliotakis for 2nd assembly term

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R-Bay Ridge-Staten Island), running or her second term in office, has picked up endorsements from unions representing firefighters. … Full Article

Italian-American group marks progress in community center construction

The U.S. and Italian flags were both raised to commemorate the big moment, as a Bensonhurst-based community group founded by Italian-Americans held a ceremony to mark the progress it has made in the construction of a recreational and educational center in the neighborhood. … Full Article

Gentile hosts Halloween walk on 13th Ave.

Councilman Vincent Gentile (D-Bay Ridge-Dyker Heights-Bensonhurst) is teaming up with a business group, the 13th Avenue Merchants Association, to host a new event, the 13th Avenue Halloween Walk.
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