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Bay Ridge–Bensonhurst

Covering: Bay Ridge, Fort Hamilton, Dyker Heights, Bensonhurst

A tornado hit Brooklyn for the first time in 100 years, and left destruction in its wake. Comments (1)

Neighbors demand arborcide

A giant tree in a prominent Ridgite’s back yard has neighbors calling for a chainsaw. Comment

Is it Bay Ridge Syndrome?

Yellow Hooker: Our columnist attempts to get to the bottom of the lack of information on two recent Ridge crimes, and learns something along the way. Comments (1)

Harrison to challenge Vito again

Politics: Both lawyer Steve Harrison and Rep. Vito Fossella are ready to duke it out again — mostly over the war in Iraq. Comment

Ridge resident is the next Idol

Ridgite Dawn Barry-Hansen just landed a role in “Idol: The Musical,” an Off-Broadway play. Comment

Man robs ex-girlfriend

Crime: … and all the local crime Comment

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