By Sheepshead Bites on May 17, 2016 04:09 pm The stadium erupts and everyone is singing “Happy Birthday” to your child. Does your child love baseball? Â Are they a die-hard Cyclones fan? Â Are you looking for birthday party ideas? Enter to win a Cyclone’s birthday party for 10! Enter to win by liking the Cyclones Facebook page and tag two friends in the comments. [...]
By Sarah Crean on May 17, 2016 01:08 pm After a decades-long absence, F Express service will be returning to Brooklyn next year. Regular F express service should be in place by Fall 2017, MTA spokesman Kevin Ortiz confirmed today, and will run during rush hours between Church Avenue and Jay Street-MetroTech. The restoration of express service will “benefit hundreds of thousands of commuters [...]
By Alex Ellefson on May 17, 2016 12:00 pm Summer schedules can be tricky for busy families. What’s a working parent to do when your child’s favorite camp gets out at 2:30 in the afternoon? Thankfully, many programs offer extended hours in both the morning and afternoon, giving parents a little breathing room to and from the office. We’ve pulled together four Brooklyn camps [...]
By Alex Ellefson on May 17, 2016 10:51 am Cops are looking for two masked bandits who held up a Dunkin’ Donuts on Knapp Street last week. The suspects stormed into the store, located near the intersection with Avenue W, just after 9pm on May 9, police say. One of the robbers pointed a gun at the two employees and demanded they open a [...]
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By Alex Ellefson on May 16, 2016 06:09 pm A car rammedÂ through the window of a Chase Bank on Kings Highway Sunday morning after colliding with another vehicle, News 12 Brooklyn reports. The crash happened at the intersection with Coney Island Avenue just before 2:30am and sent one of the vehicles hurdling through a bus shelter before it’s back end plowed through the bank, [...]