The New York State Legislature banned betting in 1910, forcing Brooklyn’s three major horse racing tracks — at Gravesend, Brighton Beach, and Sheepshead Bay — to close. 89 more words
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SHEEPSHEAD BAY, Brooklyn — A 15-year-old girl was charged Monday in the deaths of her mother and her mother’s boyfriend whose decomposing bodies were found in a Brooklyn apartment, police said. 277 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Police say a man and a woman have been found dead inside a bloody Brooklyn public housing apartment.
They say the two adults were discovered around 7 p.m. 169 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New complaints have emerged on graffiti seen around New York City.
Last week, CBS2’s Scott Rapoport reported on residents filing complaints against graffiti in Forrest Hills, Queens. 315 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 77-year-old woman was struck and killed by a van Thursday evening in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn.
Police were called around 4:35 p.m. 119 more words