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Covering: Bensonhurst, Brighton Beach, Coney Island, Gerritsen Beach, Gravesend, Manhattan Beach, Sea Gate, Sheepshead Bay, Bay Ridge

Sunken site: City eliminates one of three Coney Island Creek sites it studied for ferry landing

Development: Call it dead in the water. Comments (8)

Trio attacks and robs man on W. 11th Street

Crime: Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment

Scammer gets woman to pay $1,500 over the phone

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Police: Man robs liquor store and assaults employee

Crime: Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment

Coney Islanders decry demolition of nabe’s oldest remaining building

Development: The developer who ordered the demolition of Coney Island’s oldest remaining building should have committed to keeping the structure standing, according to distraught Coney Islanders, who charged that Joe Sitt — the founder of real-estate firm Thor Equities — employed a strategy of ‘demolition by neglect’ in order to justify tearing down the Grashorn Building. Comments (11)
Photo Galleries: Former Sheepshead Bay Councilman Lew Fidler died May 5 at the age of 62. Comments (2)

Police cuff off-duty cop in connection with assault in Borough Park

Bensonhurst: Cops arrested a fellow NYPD officer who they say punched a citizen April 30 in Borough Park, according to authorities. Comments (3)

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