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Friday, March 11, 2011

Parking war! Ridgites say city must attack those stealing parking spots

Bay Ridge: Bay Ridge’s legendary parking problem is in the crosshairs of residents who say the city needs to punish the people who literally steal the few available spots. Comments (7).

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Smoked out! Ridge lawmaker wants to keep kids from playing hookah

Bay Ridge: A Bay Ridge lawmaker is pushing health legislation that would crack down on the neighborhood’s 20-plus hookah bars and cafes. Comments (5).

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Bench warfare! Ridge group will install seating to shoo away vendors

Bay Ridge: Small businesses in Bay Ridge are firing another salvo in their war against popular sidewalk food vendors, this time blocking them by installing benches to reduce the number of spaces available to the hawkers of cheap eats. Comments (18).

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Pretty minor stuff this week

Bay Ridge: Not a lot of news from Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights’s 68th Precinct. Comment.

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Ridgites: No way trash is getting picked up six times a week

Bay Ridge: Locals say the city is lying when it claims it is picking up garbage from public trash cans six times a week, and the proof is piling up around trash cans in the neighborhood. Comments (2).

Saturday, March 5, 2011

Cops say this man is the Ridge sex predator

Bay Ridge: Meet the predator of 82nd Street. Comments (9).