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Carmine’s savings are all for nought!

Sunday Screech: This week, our columnist says it would of been better to spend all his pennies on gumballs — back when you could by one for a cent! Comments (1)

I can’t buy anything for a buck!

Big Screecher: This week, the Screecher reaches deep into his deep pockets and pulls out another instant classic! Comment

Big flavor in a ‘petit’ package

Dining: This Bay Ridge restaurant is home-grown, literally! Comments (3)

Thugs threaten straphanger

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

LongBow Pub celebrates St. David’s Day with leeks and daffodils

BoroBeat: New York’s only Welsh pub did the patron saint of Wales proud with a celebration of all things “Cymru” (that’s Welsh for “Welsh”). Comment

New Utrecht High School breathes fun into ‘Year of the Dragon’

BoroBeat: Singing, dancing, and merriment accompanied the Chinese New Year revel at the Bensonhurst school. Comment

Villains use Craigslist to lure and rob man

Crime: The dastardly deed leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Going, going, gone! Gals get their guys at ‘bachelor auction’

BoroBeat: Big-hearted ladies cough up cash for Mr. Right Now during a special benefit for the Francesco Loccisano Foundation for Children with Cancer. Comment

Dancing denounced: Panel rejects Club Amnesia’s cabaret license

Community Board 10 says the controversial Fourth Avenue party spot can’t have a dance floor, but the club owner has vowed to fight for his right to party. Comment
BoroBeat: Anopoli Ice Cream Parlor and Family Restaurant opened when William McKinley was in the White House. Comment
Eddie Goris is the latest member of the team prosecutors say transported guns, cigarettes and stolen goods across state lines to admit his guilt. Comment

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