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After the Races

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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Bicyclist Killed In Brooklyn Hit-And-Run

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A bicyclist was killed in a hit-and-run Tuesday evening in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn.

Can Reng Ma, 54, was riding his bike around 5 p.m. 65 more words


Girl, 15, charged with murder after mother, mother's boyfriend found decomposing in Brooklyn

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


Cops: Man, Woman Found Dead Inside Brooklyn Apartment

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


A walk on the beach

Here is what I put on yesterday morning for my excursion to Brighton, Manhattan and Plumb Beaches (aka the Brooklyn Riviera):

  • Long underwear
  • Pants made from a miracle fiber created by Canadian scientists to withstand arctic conditions…
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Report: Sheepshead Bay Sees Staggering Spike In Graffiti Complaints

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


Woman, 77, Struck, Killed By Van In Sheepshead Bay

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