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Mill–Marine Courier

Covering: Bergen Beach, Canarsie, Marine Park, Mill Basin, Starrett City, Flatbush, Flatlands, Georgetown, Kings Highway, Midwood

Back off! CB18 says Build It Back office is more trouble than it’s worth

Neighborhood leaders say the Mill Basin office of a city-run disaster-relief program that shares space with the local community board is making it much harder for the board to do its job, while doing very little good for the public. Comment
A stretch of road in Canarsie was underwater after a pipe broke and flooded the street Monday afternoon. Comment
Flatbush: The Council of Jewish Organizations of Flatbush celebrated its 35th annual Community Legislative Breakfast last Sunday, hosting elected officials from as close by as Borough Hall and as far away as the U.S. Senate. Comment

White goods stolen for black market

Crime: Brazen burglars are making off with big-ticket items like stoves and washing machines from homes vacated for post-Sandy reconstruction, and community leaders say it could be happening right under neighbors’ noses. Comment

Free fire alarms for seniors

Seniors in Southern Brooklyn have about two months left to take advantage of a city program that offers smoke alarms and special devices for the hard-of-hearing. Comment

Hit-and-run in Midwood

Hit-and-run in Midwood

Midwood: An 8-year-old Midwood boy is in stable condition after the driver of a minivan struck him on Avenue J near E. 29th Street and fled the scene on March 20. Comment

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