By Odochi Ibe on May 20, 2016 04:27 pm Looking for a new place to call home? Weâ€™ve rounded up a bunch of intriguing Sheepshead Bay apartment listings â€” take a look at the details, and let us know what you think. Lots of luck in your search! 645 Homecrest Ave. Apt 2A (Sponsored) Available: Immediately Price:Â $425,000 Size:Â Three Bedroom, one bathroom Details: Come home [...]
By Rachel Silberstein on May 20, 2016 03:04 pm Now that we know that the NYPD has been wrongfully ticketing thousands of legally parked vehicles, raking in millions of dollars in fines, how can drivers get their money back? Here is a step-by-step guide: The Department of Finance has said that they will review wrongfully issued pedestrian ramp tickets going back more than one [...]
By Alex Ellefson on May 20, 2016 12:17 pm The Coney Island man convicted for the 2013 Christmas Eve shooting that killed a teen and wounded his dog has been sentenced to 22 years to life in prison, the Brooklyn District Attorney announced. The murder allegedly stemmed from a weeks-long argument on social media between the defendant, 20-year-old Jerome Leslie, andÂ 17-year-old Yaquin English. The [...]
By Alex Ellefson on May 20, 2016 11:26 am The Manhattan Beach couple whose three-quarter house business was the subject of a New York Times investigation have been indictedÂ for Medicaid fraud and money laundering, the Attorney General announced. Yury and Rimma Baumblit were arrested in April at their 5,250-square-foot mansion on Corbin Place. They are accused of funneling tenants from their Brooklyn flophouses towards [...]
By Donny Levit on May 20, 2016 10:06 am Time to lace’m up! Or cheer on the runners doing the lacing. The Airbnb Brooklyn Half Marathon takes off at 7am this Saturday, May 21, and the New York Road Runners Club estimates 27,000 runners will be dashing from the Brooklyn Museum all the way down to Coney Island. While we want the runners to [...]
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