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Saturday, April 26, 2008

Tales from the crypts at Green Church

Bay Ridge: Workers exhumed 211 bodies from the crypt of Bay Ridge’s “Green Church,” moving the 108-year-old house of worship closer to its long-slated, but much-protested demolition. With video … Comments (2)

Tales from the crypts

Bay Ridge: Workers started digging up coffins at the Bay Ridge United Methodist Church — and The Brooklyn Paper’s Ben Muessig was there. With video … Comment

Cheney stumps for Vito — yet he still leads!

Bay Ridge: Dick Cheney popped into New York this week to raise money for Rep. Vito Fossella’s re-election campaign — and the much-hated vice president brought in enough cash to offset any damage he did to Fossella in the eyes of Brooklyn voters, experts said. Comment

Not in their back lot: Church nixes Ridge farmers market

Bay Ridge: A farmer’s market won’t take root in Bay Ridge because a church isn’t willing to sacrifice its parking lot. Comments (8)

Unwanted guest

Bay Ridge: A man surprised the resident of a 79th Street home when he barged through a bedroom window while she was home on April 18. Plus all the crime news from Bay Ridge’s 68th Precinct. Comments (1)

Traffic talk

Bay Ridge: Bay Ridge groups unite to fight traffic on Eighth Avenue. Comment