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Oct 182012
MTA Says No To Bike Lane On Verrazano Bridge

TRAFFIC & TRANSIT: Metropolitan Transportation Authority officials are putting the kibosh on an ambitious plan to make the Verrazano Bridge more bike and pedestrian-friendly.

Sep 272012
CB 10 Offers Alternative To DOT-Planned Bike Lanes

Traffic & Transit: While CB 10 members has warmed to the notion of a more bike-friendly future, they’re still unhappy with the locations the DOT has chosen for the “hundreds of miles” of bike lanes it plans to add to Brooklyn neighborhoods over the next few years.

Jul 312012

Fort Hamilton Army Base’s new commanding officer Colonel Eluyn Ginés, who had previously served two tours of duty in Iraq, was welcomed during a “Change of Command” ceremony last Wednesday, writes Paula Katinas for the Brooklyn Eagle.

Ginés takes the place of Col. Michael Gould, who presided over Fort Hamilton for the last two years. Gould was recently reassigned to a Pentagon post in Washington, D.C.

Jul 122012
Concern For Gebeli Family, Business Grows As Hunt For Killer Of Beloved Shopkeeper Continues

As the NYPD continues its search for the killer(s) of beloved local clothing merchant Mohamed Gebeli, businesses owners and residents remain both nervous and concerned, reports Paul Katinas for the Brooklyn Eagle. Unfortunately, as of press time police were still left with “no suspects and no motive” in the case. In the aftermath of the [...]