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At Poly Prep, there’s just too many to choose from

March 27 | Andy Furman

DYKER HEIGHTS — There were just too many to make a fair and honest choice. That’s because Poly Prep Country Day School is truly a breeding ground for extraordinary athletes. Female athletes. The 2023 season at the Dyker Heights school celebrates more than 45 years of women’s sports on the beautiful campus. Just take a […]

Firefighters hurt as blaze guts bike shop

February 21 | Jaime DeJesus

Two firefighters were hurt battling a blaze in Dyker Heights Feb. 18. The fire started at 2:17 a.m. in the three-story building that houses 11th Ave. Bike Shop on 63rd Street. It was out by 4:12 a.m., according to the FDNY. There were 12 units and 60 firefighters at the scene. The injured smoke-eaters were […]

McKinley students share joy of reading

February 10 | Jaime DeJesus

Students at I.S. 259 William McKinley cut the ribbon for the school’s Little Free Library Jan. 11. Community Board 10 District Manager Josephine Beckmann and Laurie Windsor, representing U.S. Rep. Nicole Malliotakis, were on hand to congratulate the kids and faculty. “Reading is important, and through our Little Free Library, we encourage equity for everyone […]

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