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Thieves attack smoke shop employee

February 9 | Jaime DeJesus

Two men attacked a worker during a robbery at the Hubble Bubble smoke shop on Avenue P and East Fourth Street Feb. 2. The crooks – one carrying a hammer – entered the shop at 11 a.m. and punched the 30-year-old male worker, cops said. They took $150 in cash and $800 worth of CBD […]

Trailer for mob drama’s new season now online

February 7 | Jaime DeJesus

Fans of “Gravesend” can get a taste of what’s to come before the show returns this spring. A trailer for season 2 of Amazon Prime’s 1980s-era mafia drama was released Jan. 19. It shows an expanded cast that includes Chazz Palminteri, Fran Drescher, Andrew Dice Clay, Armand Assante, Martin Kove, William Forsythe, Sofia Milos and […]

Cops say man tried to kidnap boy in synagogue 

January 27 | Jaime DeJesus

Cops arrested a man who allegedly tried to kidnap a 9-year-old boy in a synagogue on Kings Highway and East Seventh Street Wednesday morning. Yossi Mayer, 42, grabbed the boy and tried to take him outside at 9:10 a.m., but the boy’s mother stopped him at the doorway, cops said.  Mayer was charged with kidnapping, […]

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