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Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Jerk preys on moms in playgrounds

Bay Ridge: Plus the other crimes from Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights’s 68th Precinct. Comment.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Who’s on Third?

Mean Streets: A civic panel shot down a bid to turn Third Avenue between 82nd and 92nd Streets into a pedestrian mall for six evenings this summer, saying the proposal was misguided because it didn’t take into account the problems with traffic, litter and noise it would create. Comments (17).

Monday, June 13, 2011

Not again! Thieves steal more plants from Narrows Garden

Bay Ridge: Thieves stole hundreds of dollars worth of supplies and plants from the beleaguered Narrows Botanical Garden last week — the second burglary this year at the all-volunteer green oasis along Shore Road. Comments (7).

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Saturday, June 11, 2011

Walmart eyes Gravesend Bay waterfront

War-Mart: A piece of property owned by the Cropsey family that’s sandwiched between Caesar’s Bay and a proposed BJs — and 14-acres of the bay itself — could pave the way for Walmart’s entrance into Brooklyn. Comments (43).

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Gentile: I didn’t boot Cassara over the bike lane!

Mean Streets: Actually, he booted him for a lot of other reasons Comments (12).