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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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