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Bay Ridge–Bensonhurst

Saturday, Sept. 29, 2007

Recchia seeks Fossella’s seat, but he’d have to move to get it

Bay Ridge: Councilman Domenic Recchia will go after five-term Rep. Vito Fossella (R–Bay Ridge) — but Fossella is already firing back. Comments (1).

Capsule unearthed 46 years early

Bay Ridge: A time capsule that was supposed to be unearthed in 2053 has been dug up already. Blame the real-estate developers! Comments (1).

Residents vie for piece of tornado cash pie

Bay Ridge: Tornado-ravaged residents of Brooklyn are finally about to get some cash, according to the Federal Emergency Management Administration. Comment.

Thieves strike apartment building thrice in one day

Bay Ridge: A team of busy crooks broke into three Ovington Avenue apartments in just a few hours. Plus all the other crime news from Bensonhurst, Dyker Heights and Bay Ridge. Comment.

Life in the tornado zone

Bay Ridge: Seven weeks after the once-in-a-lifetime tornado touched down in Bay Ridge, life for the handful of households in the tornado’s angry path has not returned to normal. Comment.

This grass has cyber-roots

Yellow Hooker: A movement against a local crackhouse began with a mouse click. Comments (3).

Local church healing after act of God

Bay Ridge: Parishioners of the tornado-ravaged Fourth Avenue Presbyterian Church finally returned to their building on Sunday. Comment.

Help me, Honda

Bay Ridge: Two Hondas crash — and we’ve got the pictures! Comment.

2 fests this weekend

Bay Ridge: Head for the Ragamuffin Parade this Saturday and the Third Avenue Festival on Sunday. Comment.