Bay Ridge–Bensonhurst

Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014

Grimm tale: Pol backtracks after threatening reporter

Politics: Rep. Michael Grimm says he is sorry for menacing a television journalist after the President’s State of the Union address on Jan. 28, but Dems are saying he is not sorry enough — and political experts say he soon may be even sorrier. Comments (13)

Tracing the congressman’s temper

Politics: Hot-headed Rep. Michael Grimm’s scrape with NY1 reporter Michael Scotto may not have been the first time his temper got the best of him in public. Stories about the Bay Ridge congressman’s volatile demeanor have followed him for years, so we have rounded up the Republican’ greatest hits. Comment

Ruffians attack man who refused to buy them booze

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

Goon gouges man’s face in failed mugging

Crime: The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comments (1)

Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014

Kids rock! Children sing for peace in Bay Ridge

They sing to unite the world — and the borough! Comments (1)

Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014

Finally! An award worthy of the name ‘Carmine’!

Sunday Screech: This week, the screecher puts aside his usual piss and vinegar for a tribute to his awardees. Comments (2)

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