By Sean Egan on Sep 01, 2016 02:00 pm Police are investigating two separate incidents that happened in the 61st precinct. One was an assault with a bag of empty beer bottles on Kings Highway and East 14 Street; the other was a burglary of a Boar’s Head delivery truck on Ocean Avenue. The bag-of-bottles assault happened early on Sunday, August 7, around 1am, [...]
By Sean Egan on Sep 01, 2016 12:00 pm Hermine latest: May become hurricane in Fla., is expected to bring rain, wild surf to NY area Sunday, Monday. https://t.co/RjVfmOX1zQ â€” Eyewitness News (@ABC7NY) September 1, 2016 If you were planning a backyard barbeque for this labor day weekend, you might want to think about getting a tent, because it could get wet. Tropical Storm [...]
By Sean Egan on Sep 01, 2016 11:07 am On July 14, ConEd installed a utility pole inches away from the face of a crosswalk signal on the northwest side of Avenue S and East 36 Street, rendering the sign that tells pedestrians when it is safe to cross the road completely invisible. This was one of three locations where this oversight happened. The [...]
By Sheepshead Bites on Sep 01, 2016 10:00 am September is National Preparedness Month in New York City and across the nation. It is important to prepare for the next emergency â€• whether it is a hurricane, tornado, fire, heat wave, or terrorist attack.Â Make the commitment this month to get ahead of the next emergency. National Preparedness Month is a good time to [...]
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