PARKS: Youtube poster QUEENSNY121 gives us a construction update on what’s probably the most asked about building in NYC, One World Trade Center – All from Bay Ridge’s own iconic landmark, the 69th Street Pier.
A man survived an attempted suicide jump off the Verrazano Bridge late Sunday afternoon, according to a U.S. Coast Guard spokesperson. “He was in critical condition but alive,” Coast Guard spokesman Charles Rowe told reporter Jillian Jorgensen from Staten Island Advance. NYPD Harbor Unit officers pulled the man from the 62 degree water between Staten [...]
Health: The “only New York State licensed and inspected” abortion clinic in Brooklyn closed last month due to pressure from Catholic protesters.
In Bay Ridge Odyssey’s continued quest to play devil’s advocate to that underdog borough across the water, we debut a Staten Island-centric song about the Verrazano Bridge.
For the last 24 years, Xaverian High School, the alma mater of a 26-year-old police officer who was killed in the line of duty, has honored his memory with the 5 mile Chris Hoban Memorial Run.