By Alex Ellefson on Jun 29, 2016 05:54 pm Roll-N-Roaster has a new grab-and-go experience. Enthusiasts of the beloved Sheepshead Bay restaurant can pick up new summer offerings, like panini, Italian ice and hot dogs, at an open-air counter that debuted last month. I ordered the panini ($5.95), a take on Roll-N-Roaster’s hallmark roast beef sandwich, and made sure to have it piled high [...]
By Sheepshead Bites on Jun 29, 2016 04:01 pm Aviatorâ€™s camp programming is brand new for 2016 with new age appropriate groups and exciting trips. Campers will be exposed to a wide variety of sports, they will also get to swim, ice skate, race pedal karts, and participate in reading and math initiatives. Summer can be a time of great leisure, relaxation, and fun. [...]
By Alex Ellefson on Jun 29, 2016 03:42 pm Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz joined Governor Andrew Cuomo and other state lawmakers in Staten Island last week for the signing of a package of legislation to combat the state’s heroin and opioid crisis. Cymbrowitz, former chairman of the Assembly’s Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Committee, helped craft and introduce several of the state’s first bills aimed at [...]
By Alex Ellefson on Jun 29, 2016 01:31 pm Police are searching for a teen who allegedly hurled a rock and shouted an anti-semitic remark at a passing carÂ in Midwood Tuesday. TheÂ victim was driving a 2015 Chrysler van northbound on Nostrand Avenue, near Avenue J, around 5pm when the rock came crashing through his rear driver’s side window, according to the NYPD. The motorist [...]
By Carly Miller on Jun 29, 2016 10:00 am Sixteen daycare centers in Brooklyn failed to meet lead testing requirements for their water supply, and some were found to contain dangerous levels of the highly poisonous metal, according to an audit released on Friday June 24, by New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer. In addition, Department of Health and Mental Hygiene officials were [...]
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