July 28, 2016 RSS feed / Other News

Add Kayaking To Your Summer Bucket List

There are lots of fun - and free - summer activities in the New York City area. More...

Storm Leaves Destruction In Its Wake

A fast-moving storm - complete with thunder and lightning - dumped two inches of rain along the coastline Monday in the late afternoon. More...

Green Team “Pitches” In To Fix Cricket Field Landscape

Imani Clarke and Dominique Bouillon from Leave It Better (LIB), a Bronx-based horticulture organization, joined other volunteers Saturday to fix up a Seaview Avenue cricket field as part of the Green Neighborhoods Program. More...

Marsh-ing To Victory In Marine Park

Marine Park

Sunday morning’s weather was perfect for racing through the Marine Park Salt Marsh. Dozens of families came out to participate in City Park Foundation’s “Get Up & Go! Family Adventure Races.” More...

Yoga In The Park

Looking to stay healthy and fit while decreasing stress in your life? State Senator Marty Golden is hosting a series of Yoga in the Park events. More...

New Recruits Join City’s Bravest

The FDNY held a ceremony for a graduating class of Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) at the Christian Cultural Center, 120-20 Flatlands Avenue, on Wednesday, July 20th. The new graduating class has 177 EMTs and two Paramedics. More...

Coming Soon To A Shopping Center Near You

Residents of Georgetown and surrounding neighborhoods are getting antsy in anticipation of a Fairway Market that is supposed to occupy the space that once housed a branch of the iconic Waldbaum’s supermarket chain prior to its demise. More...

Thomas Jefferson Club Says Farewell to Beloved Leader

Members of the Thomas Jefferson Democratic Club (TJ Club) packed their meeting room at 77 Conklin Avenue last Thursday evening after receiving an e-mail from the club’s 59th District Democratic Leader Frank Seddio stating the gathering would be More...

Have You Seen Aliya?

The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance in locating a teenager who was last seen on Friday, July 22nd in the confines of the 69th Precinct around 8:30 a.m. on Durland Place. More...

Residents Want Safety Enhancements On Gerritsen Avenue After Recent Tragedy

Gerritsen Beach

A petition is circulating in Gerritsen Beach, demanding the Department of Transportation (DOT) install traffic lights on Gerritsen Avenue after a 17-year-old was killed by a drunk driver on July 17th. More...

Four Shots Fired At Teen Victim

The NYPD released footage of a suspect who is wanted for shooting a 16-year-old in Sheepshead Bay on Monday. More...

Newcomers By Day And Newlyweds By Night

Yonah Z. ben Avrohom and his lovely wife Talia Ashira tied the knot under a bridal canopy known as a chuppah last Thursday night in a rare and meaningful ceremony. More...

Fire And Smoke Paint Canarsie Sky

A fire ignited in a junkyard located at 2345 Preston Court around 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20th. Thick, black smoke could be seen rising and billowing through the calm Canarsie evening. More...

Marine Park Renovations On Schedule

Marine Park

Unlike the Carmine Carro Community Center, which was $10 million over budget and boggled down with endless delays, reconstruction of the sports courts in Marine Park are on schedule to date, according to the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation. More...

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