21 The Commute: We Pay Taxes. We Deserve Answers.

THE COMMUTE: The heart of a democratic society is being responsive to its citizens. A dictatorship does whatever it wants. However, our transportation agencies have been more dictatorial than responsive. I wrote about inefficient bus management at Kingsborough Community College…

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0 Brooklyn News Roundup

After a busy week, here’s a chance to catch up on some of the news happening outside of our neighborhood! We’ve pulled together some of the most interesting recent stories from our sister sites that are worth a read this…

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Missing Senior: Robert Fleming, 62, Last Seen In Coney Island

Police are searching for a man who disappeared in Coney Island last week. Robert Fleming, 62, was last seen near West 33rd Street and Surf Avenue on Thursday, April 23, at 1pm, cops said. He was reported missing on Saturday, April 25. Fleming, who lives on West 36th Street between Neptune Avenue and Mermaid Avenue, is described as…


Sheepshead Bay Apartment Rental Roundup

Looking for a new place to call home? We’ve rounded up a bunch of intriguing Sheepshead Bay apartment listings — take a look at the details, and let us know what you think. Lots of luck in your search! No Fee Studio by Neck Road Available: Immediately Price: $1,200, no broker fee Details: This sunny studio on E…


Count Your Kuchi, Or Eat Them, With Apani’s Georgian Dumplings Khinkali

THE BITE:  Since they opened nearly two and a half years ago, I’ve become a regular customer at Apani, the Georgian bakery at 1520 Sheepshead Bay Road. But I almost exclusively grab-and-go, snagging one of the smaller khachapuri options – cheese and bacon, anybody? – before hopping on the train. That kind of habit means…