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Man Tried To Steal From 2 Rite Aid Drugstores In Brooklyn, Police Say

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police were searching Tuesday evening for a suspect connected to two attempted shoplifting incidents Rite Aid drugstore in one night in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn. 249 more words


Cops: Robbers Steal $80k In Cash From Man In Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The search is on for a group of robbers who police say stole $80,000 in cash from a man in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn. 459 more words


September 1883: Rica and Volusia carry 150+ lbs. in a welter weight handicap at Sheepshead Bay

A quote posted back in 2012 referenced the long out of favor “welter weight”  handicap class.

“Welter weights shall be 28 pounds added to the weight for age. 103 more words

News Of Yesteryear

nameless reprisals

It’s National Fudge Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

To recap the last two posts, a humble narrator journeyed from Astoria to southeastern Brooklyn’s Plumb Beach to attend a lecture about Horseshoe Crabs offered by the NYCH2O outfit and which was led by my high school biology teacher – Alan Ascher. 978 more words

New York City

corroborate virtually

It’s National Lobster Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

As described in some detail in yesterday’s post, a humble narrator travelled clear across the western face of Long Island from Astoria to Brooklyn’s Sheepshead Bay neighborhood to attend a lecture by my high school biology teacher, an effort which was offered by the NYC H2O outfit. 996 more words

New York City

miniature avalanche

It’s National Strawberry Shortcake Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

One of the cool people I’ve met over the last few years is a fella named Matt Malina, who’s a showrunner at an environmental educational operation that calls itself NYC H2O. 875 more words


NYPD: Man Hurls Chunk Of Ice Through Roll N' Roaster Storefront In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for a man they say threw a chunk of ice through the storefront of a Roll N’ Roaster restaurant in Sheepshead Bay earlier this month. 96 more words