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Sheepshead Bay

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  • High End Prostitution And Drug Ring Broken Up: DA

    High End Prostitution And Drug Ring Broken Up: DA
    Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes announced a 144-count indictment against 17 members of a high class, big bucks prostitution ring out of Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn. Five corporations and two of the largest investors, Efim Gorelik and Yakov...
  • Brooklyn Neighborhood Used As Dumping Ground

    Brooklyn Neighborhood Used As Dumping Ground
    Matresses, old furniture, and trash are all being dumped under the B and Q trains in Sheepshead Bay on East 15th street. "I'm glad you are here. This has been going on for years. The rats now have moved in too," complained Jeffery Grecco, a long-time...
  • Rockin' the New York-style pizza

    Rockin' the New York-style pizza
    Coming soon: a science-fiction movie called "The Pizza That Wouldn't Fit in My Car," written by a patron of Redballs Rock & Roll Pizza in Woodland Hills, a dynamic little spot with great food and, yes, enormous 20-inch New York-style thin-crust pizzas. If...
  • James Brady dies at 80; Parade magazine columnist, prolific author

    James Brady, a longtime celebrity columnist for Parade magazine and prolific author who brought graceful writing and sharp observations to worlds as disparate as those of the tycoons of the fashion industry and the Marine "grunts" of the Korean War, has...
  • Brooklyn Teen Stabbed To Death With Screwdriver

    Brooklyn Teen Stabbed To Death With Screwdriver
    Police believe an argument led to the fatal stabbing of a 13-year-old boy in the Sheepshead Bay section of Brooklyn Wednesday night. According to authorities, Miguel Saavedra and a 12-year-old friend in Mellet Playground at East 13th Street and Avenue V,...
  • Sheepshead Bay Islanders fans rejoice

     
    I was on the Belt Parkway this week and decided to test the range of WKRB, the Kingsborough Community College-based station the Islanders signed with as they seek to extend the reach of their radio coverage. It was, um, modest.......
  • 9th District: Anthony Weiner

    Although he didn't come from a political or powerful family, New York City is in Anthony Weiner's blood. After spending his toddler years in a Rochdale Village Mitchell-Lama housing unit, Anthony was raised in his birthplace of Brooklyn, and now lives...
  • Livery Cab Driver Gunned Down Outside His Home

    Livery Cab Driver Gunned Down Outside His Home
    Investigators are trying to track down the ex-lover of a dead livery cab driver after the Pakistani immigrant was gunned down, steps away from his Sheepshead Bay apartment. 50-year-old Tamiz Din was walking home after parking his livery cab just before 1...
  • Cops Eye Ex-Boyfriend in Livery Driver Slaying

    Cops Eye Ex-Boyfriend in Livery Driver Slaying
    Investigators are trying to track down the ex-lover of a dead livery driver after the Pakistani immigrant was gunned down, steps away from his Sheepshead Bay apartment. Fifty-year-old Tamiz Din was walking home after parking his livery cab just before...
  • Con Edison To Reduce Electricity To Brooklyn

    Con Edison To Reduce Electricity To Brooklyn
    Con Edison is asking customers in Brooklyn to turn off non-essential appliances after reducing voltage in the borough by eight percent. The reduction in electricity comes after equipment problems affecting the electrical cables that supply power to a...
  • Nine Injured After Car Drives Into CVS

    Nine Injured After Car Drives Into CVS
    Surprised CVS shoppers in Sheepshead Bay scattered as a car slammed into the building Saturday afternoon. Emergency medical technicians arrived at the pharmacy drug store at 1402 Sheepshead Bay Road and treated nine injured people. The injuries...