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Bay Ridge–Bensonhurst

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

Cops: Driver hits, kills Bensonhurst senior on New Year’s Eve

Mean Streets: A driver struck and killed a Bensonhurst senior blocks from his home on New Year’s Eve, police said on Wednesday. Comments (1)
Development: Locals interested in applying for hundreds of below-market-rate housing units coming to Coney Island can learn how to navigate the process at a public meeting tonight. Comments (1)
Development: They’ll drink to that! Comments (1)

Crook swindles man by demanding gift cards

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

Fatal fall: Bravest plummets to death while responding to crash on Mill Basin Bridge

A firefighter plunged to his death on Jan. 6 while trying to save the victims of a car crash on the Belt Parkway’s new Mill Basin Bridge. Comments (6)

Senior hit, killed by driver on Gravesend street

Mean Streets: A driver hit and killed a senior in Gravesend on Wednesday, police said. Comments (2)

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