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Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011

Scandal-tarred ex-city official wants to be a judge

Bay Ridge: A disgraced School Construction Authority trustee whose decision to hand out a patronage construction job ultimately led to a teenager’s death in 1998 wants to make more life-altering calls — this time from behind a judge’s bench. Comments (5)

Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011

Fungal fever! Ridge trees are being attacked by mushrooms

Bay Ridge: A mysterious mushroom is feasting on Bay Ridge trees, an arborcidal mycomaniac that appears to be hell bent on murder. Comments (3)

Christopher Mega, prolific Bay Ridge politician, 80

Bay Ridge: Christopher Mega, a former Republican state senator and assemblymen whose prolific career, work ethic and omnipresence at community events transformed the way Bay Ridge politicians did business, died on Sunday after a long illness. He was 80. Comments (4)

Subway cars get tagged! Is this the 1970s?

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

Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011

Sister act! Bay Ridge and tiny Norway town are now bonded forever

Bay Ridge: Say hello to our pals in Farsund — and they love us. Comments (7)

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