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Photo by Robin Michals

Photo by Robin Michals

With apologies to Francis Scott Key, whose famed “poem” just turned 200 years old. From the photographer:

Stillwell Avenue Station, September 12, 2014

I have walked by this so many times and never noticed how drop dead gorgeous the light is in the early evening.

Love it.

Photo by Robin Michals

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Photo by Albert Dashevsky (a.k.a. Albert718)

Our resident dronesman sent us some cool droney pics again.

Photo by Albert Dashevsky (a.k.a. Albert718)

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The intersection of Oriental Boulevard and Ocean Avenue. Source: Google Maps

The intersection of Oriental Boulevard and Ocean Avenue. Source: Google Maps

The next meeting of the Manhattan Beach Community Group (MBCG) will be Wednesday, September 17 at 8:00pm inside Public School 195, 131 Irwin Street at Hampton Avenue.

Councilman Chaim Deutsch will be the guest speaker. Also on the meeting’s agenda: a police report, the status of efforts to reduce speeding throughout Manhattan Beach, the traffic light at Ocean Avenue and Oriental Boulevard, the recent electrical outage, paving the streets, improvements to the Manhattan Beach Park, MBCG Nominating Committee, and more.

The MBCG encourages members of the community to attend and participate in their monthly civic meetings. For more, contact MBCG at (718) 200-1845 or manhattanbeachbrooklyn.org@gmail.com, or visit www.manhattanbeachbrooklyn.org.

Photo by Gabriel Gelman

Photo by Gabriel Gelman

Because it’s late, and my reservoir of clever headlines has run dry.

Photo by Gabriel Gelman

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Photo by George Burshteyn

Photo by George Burshteyn

Quote by Roman Payne, who I was surprised to discover is two years younger than me. His quote sounds like something Keats, Byron or Shelley could have dreamed up. An old soul, I reckon.

Photo by George Burshteyn

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Photo by Michelle

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CompStat reports are produced by the New York Police Department on a weekly basis. We summarize the week’s statistics for the 61st Precinct reports every Friday. The 61st Precinct is the police command responsible for Sheepshead Bay, Gravesend, Kings Highway, Homecrest, Madison, Manhattan Beach, and Gerritsen Beach.

Photo by Joseph Akbrud

Photo by Joseph Akbrud

A very deep quote by the 13th century Persian poet, Rumi.

Photo by Joseph Akbrud

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Photo by Dmitri Kalinin

Photo by Dmitri Kalinin

Photo by Dmitri Kalinin

Morning Mug is our daily showcase of photographs from our readers. If you have a photograph that you’d like to see featured, send it to photos@sheepsheadbites.com.

Photo by Randy Contello | Randy C. Photography

Photo by Randy Contello | Randy C. Photography

Photo by Randy Contello | RandyCPhotography

Morning Mug is our daily showcase of photographs from our readers. If you have photographs that you’d like to see featured, send them to photos@sheepsheadbites.com.

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