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Saturday, June 2, 2007

Goldwater’s out of Mike Long’s party

Yellow Hooker: Our columnist notices that the Conservative Party isn’t all that conservative anymore. Comment.

Boo-liani in Bay Ridge; Protestors rally against Rudy

Bay Ridge: Republican frontrunner Rudy Giuliani got a hero’s welcome inside a Bay Ridge catering hall this week — but outside, the man running for president as “America’s Mayor” got Swift-boated. Comment.

Preacher brings hands to Ridge to perform ‘miracles’

Bay Ridge: Hallelujah and praise the Lord! A new preacher is coming to town — and he is making big promises of doling out “miracles and prophecies.” Comments (1).

Hygienic thief loots candy store

Bay Ridge: Crime never pays — but it can work up a sweat. This was the lesson at a Third Avenue candy store, which was looted out of almost $6,000 worth of cash and merchandise on May 23 — plus all the other crime news from Bensonhurst, Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights! Comment.

Cash infusion won’t rebuild subway stops

Bay Ridge: More than a dozen subway stations in Bensonhurst, Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights are in line for a sprucing up, but residents had a clear reaction to the news: It’s about freakin’ time. Comment.