Red-Masked Bandit Arrested For String Of Deli Stickups In Brooklyn & Queens It was the red bandana that did him in. Feds say they have nabbed the man responsible for a series of recent bodega stickups in Brooklyn and Queens, reports the Staten Island Advance — thanks, in part, to one distinguishing item of clothing. Charles Gelzer, 47, was arrested on November 17 for allegedly sticking up two men,…


Sheepshead Bay Apartment Rental Roundups

Looking for a new place to call home? We’ve rounded up a bunch of intriguing Park Slope apartment listings — take a look at the details, and let us know what you think. Lots of luck in your search! Brand New 1BR Available: Immediately Price: $1,595 Size: One bedroom, one bathroom Details: Do you like…


Happy Thanksgiving, Folks!

Happy Thanksgiving from Sheepshead Bites, Bensonhurst Bean, and Corner News Media. We’re taking a long weekend during the holiday. We’ll back, probably a little heavier, in a few days. We’re so thankful to our readers, supporters, and tipsters who make community journalism possible.


Popeyes Expected To Open On Brighton Beach Avenue By End Of December

Popeyes, the Louisiana-style fried chicken franchise, is moving into Brighton Beach. The new location on Brighton Beach Avenue, between Coney Island Avenue and Brighton 7th Street, is currently under construction. A peek through the brown paper coverings over the windows revealed stacks of tables and chairs among clusters of boxes inside the darkened storefront. Popeyes did…