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NEWS: The call went out yesterday on Occupy Sandy’s website that the relief group’s Bay Ridge Kitchen is running low on both food and supplies. Fortunately for hurricane victims who rely on the 2000+ meals prepared daily at St. Johns Episcopal Church [461 99th Street], donating has never been easier.
We’ve heard from multiple sources that there is SWAT team activity going on this morning in the vicinity of 86th Street and Fort Hamilton Parkway, apparently on the block between Ft. Hamilton Pkwy and 5th Avenue. Residents of an apartment building on Ft. Hamilton Pkwy and 86th Street are also reportedly not being allowed inside [...]
Last Thursday, police said they were questioning a man in connection with a sexual assault inside the N Train’s Fort Hamilton Parkway Station on May 31, according to NBC. The man they were questioning was named in some news reports, but not others. Police say the suspect appears to be in his early to mid [...]
The Home Reporter’s Denise Romano is inviting readers to commence their Memorial Day Weekend by catching a performance of the U.S. Army Soldier Show this Friday, May 25, at Bay Ridge’s own Fort Hamilton Army Base. The show, called Army Strong, is free, open to the public and set to play at 2 p.m. and [...]