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Saturday, June 23, 2007

What’s Chinese for screw-up?

Yellow Hooker: The Department of Education may have been the one to fail the exam, but it turns out an innocent student will be the one paying the price. Comment.

Hansel and Gretel meet Bay Ridge.

Bay Ridge: A look inside (sort of) at Bay Ridge’s “Gingerbread House.” Comments (2).

Sex attack on quiet block

Bay Ridge: Police in Bay Ridge were hunting a man who allegedly sexually assaulted an off-duty female cop in her Colonial Road home on Wednesday night. Comment.

Dad-dater gets bashed in the head

Bay Ridge: Dating this dad can be hazardous to your health. That is the message to potential father suitors, after a 48-year-old woman was sent to the hospital by a young lady angry over the fact that she was dating her dad, cops said. Plus all the other crime news from Bensonhurst, Dyker Heights and Bay Ridge. Comment.

Pipeline update

Bay Ridge: On Tuesday, Councilmembers Vince Gentile (D–Bay Ridge), Domenic Recchia (D–Coney Island) and Joseph Addabbo (D–Queens) looked over a map of the Buckeye Pipeline, which carries jet fuel from Linden, New Jersey to Kennedy Airport. Comment.

New 68 Cap’n rolls into town

Bay Ridge: New 68th Precinct commanding officer Eric Rodriguez parked the NYPD’s mobile command post on the eastern side of his precinct last week — and promptly got an earful from hundreds of residents who took advantage of his visit. Comment.