Health & Fitness

Nov 062013
Obamacare FAQs: Community Board 10 Holds Info Forum Next Thursday

HEALTH & FITNESS: So you say that you’re in the market for health insurance, but all you know about the Affordable Care Act – aka Obamacare – is that its web site is broken? Next Thursday, November 14, 2013 is your lucky day! That’s when Community Board 10 will be sponsoring an informational forum at the Shore Hill Residence Community Room.

Mar 182013

HEALTH & FITNESS: An announcement from the Bay Ridge Community Council – concurrent with their general meeting tomorrow evening (March 19, 7:30pm), the Council will hold a presentation on women’s general and cardiac health. The meeting is at the Shore Hill Residence Community Room at 9000 Shore Road.

Oct 042012

Health: The “only New York State licensed and inspected” abortion clinic in Brooklyn closed last month due to pressure from Catholic protesters.

Oct 022012
Continue The Process: A beloved pastime hangs on right here

Health & Fitness: This past Saturday, a group of old friends demonstrated their stickball skills to a group of curious kids right here in Bay Ridge.

Jun 202012
Summer In The City: Some Tips To Keep You Cool

As today’s Solstice marks the official first day of summer, the weather is certainly responding in kind. High humidity and near record temperatures are expected to usher in summer over the next 2-3 days, reports NBC. The forecast is calling for a high around 94 degrees Wednesday, though the heat index will make the temperature [...]

May 102012
SUNY Downstate Medical Center to downsize, 92nd Street hospital to be impacted

On Wednesday, the NY Post reported that SUNY Downstate Medical Center would be making significant cuts to the staff and services at its three location – including the former Victory Hospital site on 92st Street – as announced earlier this week. The press release did not say what SUNY Downstate’s operating deficit is. A state [...]