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World’s worst burglar: Sheepshead Bay sneak caught breaking into homes twice in one day

Police are hunting for a would-be burglar who attempted to break into two Bedford Avenue homes in Sheepshead Bay on March 23. Comment
Bay Ridge: Brooklynites who frequently cross the Verrazzano-Narrows bridge could soon see a steep fare discount, if a group of Kings County pols have there way. Comments (10)

Local pol blasts NYCHA for sitting on $70 million earmarked to fix Coney community center shuttered since Superstorm Sandy

Development: Honchos at the New York City Housing Authority must immediately complete repairs at a Coney Island community center that has been shuttered since Superstorm Sandy flooded it, according to Councilman Mark Treyger (D-Coney Island). Comments (5)
Photo Galleries: It was a silent rave with a loud message. Comments (2)

Gunman shoots man on Mermaid Avenue

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

Police: Suspect head-butts officer during arrest

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

Baddies rob store and hit owner with glass bottle

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

‘It’s like a war’: Local grocery store irks Brighton Beach community

This store serves more than just fresh produce. Comments (10)
Fire: A massive fire ravaged the Brighton Beach Boardwalk along with an iconic local restaurant on Sunday, according to the Fire Department. Comments (19)
Police arrested and charged an employee of a Gravesend day care center with felony assault on Tuesday after she was caught on camera throwing a 2-year-old boy to the ground and kicking him, according to authorities. Comment

City investigating after Coney teachers left disabled student alone on school bus

Parenting: City officials are investigating an allegation that teachers at a Coney Island school last week left an 8-year-old physically disabled student alone on a school bus after he fell asleep, and failed to inform the boy’s mother that he was missing, a spokeswoman at the Department of Education confirmed. Comment

Cops searching for pair of punks who robbed Gravesend store, assaulted employee

Crime: Police are searching for a pair of punks who allegedly robbed a Gravesend store on April 8 and assaulted an employee who tried to stop them. Comment
Transit: Transportation officials temporarily re-routed three bus routes in Coney Island to accommodate an ongoing construction project at the intersection of Surf Avenue and W. 22nd Street, officials announced this week. Comments (1)

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