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Police & Fire An FDNY ambulance.

Rescue workers pulled a woman to shore at Kingsborough Community College Tuesday morning after she jumped into Sheepshead Bay, according to the FDNY. The fire department says emergency workers responded to a report of a drowning victim near the campus just before 7am. Authorities could not explain why the woman had jumped into the water. They…

Police & Fire A B1 bus collided with a car on Oriental Boulevard.

Two young women were taken to the hospital Wednesday evening after their car was struck by a city bus traveling westbound on Oriental Boulevard, according to the MTA. The crash occurred at 6:30pm at the intersection of Irwin Street and Oriental Boulevard. An MTA spokesperson said the car was hit while backing out of the…

Events A home in Seagate after Sandy.

What would happen if another storm like Hurricane Sandy hit our area tomorrow? That’s what residents will be asking the NYC Office of Emergency Management at a meeting of the Manhattan Beach Community Group tonight, Wednesday, September 16 at 7:30pm at P.S. 195 (131 Irwin Street). “The mayor has a plan to protect lower Manhattan…but…

Police & Fire jet skiers rescued off manhattan beach.

Officer’s Koncewicz & Yu along with @NYPDSpecialops & @FDNY pulled a couple to shore after their jet ski tipped over — NYPD 61st Precinct (@NYPD61Pct) July 20, 2015 The NYPD confirmed that two jet skiers were rescued in the early evening Sunday off the coast of Manhattan Beach. According to a tweet posted the…

News Photo by Lenny Markh

The Ocean Avenue footbridge connecting Sheepshead Bay to Manhattan Beach has reopened, making good on the Department of Transportation’s promise that beachgoers would be able to enjoy it by Memorial Day. The 135-year-old bridge closed approximately 2.5 months ago to allow contractors access and protect the bridge against a shipworm infestation. The department found marine…

Events New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer

City Comptroller Scott Stringer will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of the Manhattan Beach Community Group, Wednesday, April 22, 8:00pm at Public School 195, 131 Irwin Street, corner of Hampton Avenue. As the city’s Chief Financial Officer, Stringer revealed in his audit of Build It Back that “City-paid consultants earned millions doing…

Events PS 195. Source: Google Maps

The next meeting of the Manhattan Beach Neighborhood Association will meet this Monday, March 30 at 7:30pm. The group plans to discuss “new” zoning issues with special guest Harold Weinberg, an architect and MBNA member. The group will meet at Public School 195, 131 Irwin Street. For further information, call (917) 747-5863.

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