NEWS: A 14-year-old suspect was arrested yesterday in connection with the propane tank that was made to look like a bomb and left on retired firefighter Ed Green’s front porch late Tuesday night.
NEWS: As the jewelry burglary [jurglary?] trend in Bay Ridge continues, it’s apparently moving south.
Politics: After the Associated Press broke the news yesterday that a teen had confessed to smashing the windows at U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm’s Staten Island campaign office with a classmate, the Congressman responded by releasing a statement saying he was “very relieved” that the attack wasn’t politically motivated, and proceeded to attack the media for reporting stuff that actually. happened.
The identity of a local business owner who matched the $5,000 reward offered by State Senator Marty Golden for information leading to an arrest in the murder of beloved clothing shop proprietor Mohamed Gebeli, has been revealed. Jessica Bakeman is reporting on website Politics on the Hudson that Habib Joudeh – the owner of Pharmacy [...]
Investigators are currently looking for suspects in the killing of a local business owner. Police say an incoming 911 call on Friday night alerted them to 65-year-old clothier Mohamed Gebeli, whom the caller reportedly found unconscious on the floor of Gebeli’s store Valentino Fashion [7718 5th Ave]. After it was discovered Gebeli had been shot [...]
Tonight, Community Board 10 will hold its monthly General Board Meeting. The event, which is open to the public, will take place at the Shore Hill Community Room [9000 Shore Road], beginning at 7:15 p.m. The agenda [via CB 10's website] will include: Presentation – Update on Owls Head Pollution Plant by Assistant DEP Commissioner [...]
Police are currently searching for the hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a 33-year-old man in Bay Ridge on Monday night, reports Rocco Parascandola for the Daily News. Amjad Barakat, a resident of Sheepshead Bay, was crossing 72nd Street a few minutes before 9 p.m. on Monday – when he was reportedly hit by a [...]