Browsing: aviator sports and recreation center

Arts & Culture
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Joe Gilette, organizer of the Bergen Beachh, Mill Basin and Marine Park chapter of Relay for Life, sent us a note and some photos of this year’s event, in which they raised approximately $100,000 for the American Cancer Society during their June 7 event. Gilette writes: We recently held our 3rd annual Relay for Life…

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More than 400 participants shook, danced and jumped away the calories during the Relay For Life of Bergen Beach, Mill Basin & Marine Park’s largest indoor Zumba class ever, hosted at the Aviator Sports Complex, according to Record Setter. Organized by “Zumba Daddy,” Joseph Gillette, co-chairman of Brooklyn’s annual Relay For Life of Bergen Beach, Mill Basin & Marine Park,…

News & Features
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Professional hockey in Brooklyn is no more! After two seasons at Floyd Bennett Field, the Brooklyn Aviators have folded due to financial issues. The team’s owners are looking for “alternative sources of income,” according to Brooklyn Daily, who first reported the news. A spokesperson for the Aviator facility confirmed to Sheepshead Bites that the Brooklyn…

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Area residents, their lives touched by cancer, came together to celebrate those who have battled the disease, remember those who lost their lives to it, and pledge to continue fighting to find a cure, during Aviator Sports’ inaugural Bergen Beach, Mill Basin & Marine Park Relay for Life. Featuring live entertainment, food, raffles, and a…

Events
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Live entertainment, food, raffles, and a variety of interactive and fun activities for the whole family will be on tap as the Aviator Sports Complex on Flatbush Avenue hosts its very first Relay for Life for Bergen Beach, Mill Basin and Marine Park, June 2 from 2:00 to 10:00 p.m. Admission is free. Live music…

News & Features
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So much for “talentless, ironic, trend sucking, wanna-be urban, pseudo pioneers” not crossing south of the red line on Die Hipster’s map of Brooklyn. Beginning July 9, after a prematurely false non-start, or whatever that was, show promoters Jelly and Topman are teaming up to launch “Rock Beach,” a series of free music festivals at the…

News & Features
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I received this letter yesterday from an ecstatic parent, gushing over an appearance by teammates of the Brooklyn Aviators hockey team. We wrote about the Aviators recently, and noted its rising profile as another great Southern Brooklyn pro-sports team. Read what the parent, Allison F.,  had to say: We had three local hockey players from…

Police & Fire
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We got a call this morning that police were “swarming” the Aviator Sports and Recreation Center at Floyd Bennett Field. We were told that there were numerous police vehicles in the area, but we don’t know the reason. A later message suggested it may be an extremely large traffic detail making a show of force,…