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  1. Man Crushed To Death By Tow Truck On Brigham StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    A man was crushed to death by a tow truck this morning outside of the Lyghthouse Inn on Brigham Street.

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  2. Local Groups Organize Rally For Kidnapped Yeshiva Boys In Holocaust Memorial ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    With kidnapped yeshiva teenage boys Naftali Frenkel, Gilad Shaar and Eyal Yifrah missing in captivity for 11 days, the Be Proud Foundation and Community Board 15 are teaming up to host a rally, June 26, 7:00 p.m. at Holocaust Memorial Park, to let the voices of southern Brooklynites be heard.

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  3. And Today We're Freaking Out About The GeeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    In the wacky world of wildlife preservation, we've seen battles rage over swans and cats in the past few weeks, and now concerns are being revived about the annual plans to round up and euthanize Canada geese.

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  4. Locals Say Toxic Sludge Is Spilling Into Coney Island Creek As City Clears Clogged SewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    The city's long-awaited solution to street flooding along the Coney Island peninsula has some locals wondering if the remedy isn't worse than the disease.

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  5. Remember When Teens Stole A Penguin From Coney Island Aquarium?Read the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    So we'll forgive you if you forgot all about that time - May 9, 1965 - when a bunch of teenagers swiped a penguin from the New York Aquarium in Coney Island.

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  6. DEC Opens Fire On Upstate Swans, Defying Elected Officials Who Passed Mute Swan Murder MoratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    New York State Department of Conservation "wildlife specialists" opened fire on a pair of mute swans in upstate New York last Tuesday, orphaning their four baby swans and defying a two-year moratorium on lethal population management techniques that had just passed the Senate and Assembly .

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  7. B / Q / F Line Subway Service Advisories: 6/23 - 6/27/2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    From 9:45 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday to Friday, Manhattan-bound B trains run local from Sheepshead Bay to Prospect Park.

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  8. From The Inbox: Is Brooklyn Losing Its Ghosts?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    Reader Daniel O'Halloran, a longtime Sheepshead Bay resident and Brooklyn native, will soon leave the city for the warmer, blander climes of North Carolina.

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  9. Feds Give Nearly $1 Million For Brighton Beach Greenstreets As Coastal Resiliency MeasureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    The Department of Interior is sending $990,000 to the New York City Parks Department to create approximately 14 greenstreets throughout Brighton Beach, intended to help dry out the streets in a future flood, as part of the Sandy Coastal Resiliency grants awarded earlier this week.

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  10. Man In Critical Condition After Jump From Coney Island PierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    New York Police Department and Fire Department divers rushed to the scene early this morning after receiving a call that a man jumped from Steeplechase Pier and never came up for air.

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  11. Sheepshead Bay Area Apartment Rental RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    Looking for a new place to call home? Sheepshead Bites has got you covered. Our rental roundup showcases some of the deals on the market now.

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  12. Brooklyn, As Seen From The Elevated Subway LinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    There are few sights as comforting to the homesick Brooklyn native as the borough's skyline whizzing by as you sit aboard an elevated subway, looking down on your domain.

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  13. New Semi-Pro Basketball Team Coming To Floyd Bennett Field's Aviator Sports CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    The semi-pro American Basketball Association has announced the formation of a new team, the Brooklyn SkyRockets, to be based out of the Aviator Sports Center at Floyd Bennett Field.

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  14. B / Q / F Line Subway Service Advisories: 6/16 - 6/20/2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    From 9:45 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday to Friday, Manhattan-bound B trains run local from Kings Hwy to Prospect Park.

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  15. Weekend Subway Service Advisories: 6/13 - 6/16/2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    From 3:45 a.m. Saturday to 10 p.m. Sunday, Coney Island-bound Q trains run express from Kings Hwy to Sheepshead Bay.

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  16. Crowdsourcing Traffic Safety: Help Map Local Traffic ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    Back in April, the city launched an interactive Vision Zero map for neighbors to get involved with making street conditions safer.

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  17. Scam Alert: MTA Warns Of Fraudulent Websites Claiming To Help Find Items Lost On Mass TransitRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is reminding customers that if they have lost an item on a train or bus, or at a station, they can submit a lost property claim free of charge and directly to the MTA online, by phone, or in person.

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  18. Green-Wood Cemetery Historian Seeks Support For Exhibit On Coney Island Amusement PioneerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    Green-Wood Cemetery historian Jeff Richman is using Kickstarter to raise money for an exhibit on William F. Mangels, a German immigrant and inventor based in Coney Island who was a leading developer of America's amusement parks at the turn of the last century.

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  19. Thursday: Assemblyman Cymbrowitz Hosts Free Diabetes Screening at District OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz, a member of the Assembly's Health Committee, will be sponsoring a FREE diabetes screening for residents who want to ensure that they are not at risk.

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  20. Photos: Kings Bay Y Brings Israel To Nostrand AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Sheepshead Bites

    The Kings Bay YM-YWHA celebrated another banner year for its annual Israel Expo, the largest Israeli-themed festival in Brooklyn held in front of its 3495 Nostrand Avenue headquarters.

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