By Sean Egan on Sep 30, 2016 05:00 pm Sick of living in Joe’s garage? Ready for something different? It’s time for a move, and there’s no better spot than Sheepshead Bay. 815 Gravesend Neck Road, #4K Available: Now Price: $1,800/month Size: 2 bedroom/1 bathroom Details: Some things are deemed obscene and people try to censor them, and this deal is so great some [...]
By Sean Egan on Sep 30, 2016 04:20 pm Mikhail Chernyaev, 49, was convicted yesterday of murdering his ex-girlfriend’s lover in her Brighton Beach home while she was at work in 2012, according to Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson. Chernyaev stabbed, suffocated, and strangled Charles Butler, and then went to great lengths to cover his tracks, according to the DA. Chernyaev used Butler’s cell [...]
By Sean Egan on Sep 30, 2016 04:13 pm Here’s our list of great things to do in and around the neighborhood this weekend: Friends Group Books, Crafts & Jewelry Sale When: Saturday, October 1. 10:15am-4:45pm Where: Sheepshead Bay Library,Â 2636 E.14th St What: Buy books, crafts, and jewelry at the library this weekend! All profit goes towards the benefit of the Sheepshead Bay library. [...]
By Christine on Sep 30, 2016 02:00 pm This tender, crisp, mayonnaise-free slaw goes great with seafood and pork and leftovers make a great base for a lunchtime salad. This slaw with its crisp, crunchy texture, sweet fennel, peppery radish and tangy dressing seems to be the perfect side for your next juicy pork tenderloin. At least, thatâ€™s whatâ€™s on this familyâ€™s dinner [...]
By Sean Egan on Sep 30, 2016 11:40 am Shawn Schraeder, the man who assaulted the executive director of the Kings Bay Y, Leonard Petlakh, outside of the Barclay’s Center after an exhibition basketball game against an Israeli team two years ago, was found guilty this week for the assault, but was acquitted of the hate crime charges. “While I am gratified that the [...]
By Sean Egan on Sep 30, 2016 10:24 am Police are look for two suspects who assaulted and robbed two teenagers last Friday, September 23, at around 12:30pm, according to police. The two victims, a 14-year-old girl and a 16-year-old boy, were standing in front of Temple Ahavath Shalom-Flatbush at 1609 Avenue R when the suspects came up on them from behind, punched the [...]
By Sean Egan on Sep 30, 2016 09:58 am Morning MugÂ is our daily showcase ofÂ photographsÂ from our readers. If you have a photograph that youâ€™d like to see featured, send itÂ toÂ firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and sign up for our daily newsletter.
By Sarah Crean on Sep 30, 2016 09:48 am The participatory budgeting process gives New Yorkers the power to decide how to spend tax dollars in our neighborhoods. Every year, the participatory budgeting (PB) process begins with an idea collection phase, which is facilitated by participating City Council members, like the 48th District’s Chaim Deutsch. Each participating Council member allocates at least $1 million [...]