SHEEPSHEAD BAY – Yesterday afternoon as I was writing about a dramatic increase in recent traffic fatalities [/stop-killing-us-now/], another elderly neighbor was killed while crossing a street. And while we can argue whether 60-year-olds are elderly, the yet to be identified victim is the youngest of those killed in Sheepshead Bay
Avenue U Crash / Adam Balhetchet/ NYC 911 NEWS / BKLYNERUPDATE: Unfortunately, Frank Tornabene, the 90-year old husband of Joan Tornabene, has succumbed to the injuries he suffered in the crash that claimed the life of his wife Joan, 85, on May 1. Frank Tornabene was sent to the hospital with severe
GRAVESEND – Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the woman seen in the below photos in connection to a recent burglary. Via NYPDAt approximately 11pm on Thursday, September 7, a 69-year-old man was notified by his credit card company about an unauthorized transaction. The man then discovered
The boy’s block in Gravesend. (Photo via Google Maps)A 3-year-old Gravesend boy is on life support at Coney Island Hospital after being found unconscious and in critical condition with a fractured skull and covered in feces, the Daily News first reported [http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/boy-3-found-skull-fracture-covered-feces-brooklyn-article-1.
Police Officer Piero Lasaponara was given a special Community Service award for tackling a crook who was wanted for a series of violent robberies, according to a story by Home Reporter News [http://www.homereporternews.com/news/police_fire/awards-promotions-at-nd-precinct/article_90376eac-812b-11e2-a0f3-0019bb2963f4.html] . Lasaponara, who was off duty at the
Source: Judy BaronThe Manhattan Beach Community Group, which just celebrated its 71st anniversary [/tonight-manhattan-beach-community-group-celebrates-71st-anniversary/], took time to honor the first responders who came to aid the Manhattan Beach community before, during and after the events of Superstorm Sandy. Over 175 people showed up for the group’s 71st annual gathering,