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Gerritsen Beach 9/11 Ceremony

Marine Park 9/11 Ceremony


Bank of New York Buys SSJ Development Tax Liens from City

Not sure what to make of this but the Bank of New York just purchased 950 Tax Leins from the City of New York worth $16,910,848.38.

We should be interested because  of the 950, 6 were from SSJ Development.  SSJ had major plans to turn Danza’s property into condos, lucky GerritsenBeach.net took an interest.


Vollies Celebrate 90 Years of Service

Via GBFD.net

The Gerrittsen Beach Fire Department is celebrating 90 years of service. According to their website they are in the process of making a 90th year journal and are looking for personal stories and pictures, as well as boosters to be in the journal.

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Marty Golden’s Summer Concerts Draw to a Close at Marine Park

The remaining 2012 Summer Concerts schedule is as follows:

August 8 Plastic Soul (60’s, 70’s, Classic Rock) Marine Park (Fillmore Ave.)

August 14 Risky Business (All your favorite oldies) 79th St & Shore Road August 15 Out of the Blue(Classic Rock and Dance) Marine Park (Fillmore Ave.) August 17 City Sounds(Oldies, Dance and […]

Golden Trying to Cleanup Derelict Properties

44 Noel – In Dander of Collapse

Senator Matry Golden recently brought in the Department of Buildings and the Mayor’s Community Affairs Unit to see what if anything can be done to secure these properties to ensure the safety of the building and the neighbors homes.

Any other properties out there?

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Power Outages

Outage Map

Breaking: Fire at Noel and Melba

July 4th. Around 6 pm there was a fire at 34 Melba.


Gerritsen Beach Paintings

Location artwork for the Glass Bees project “Venice, Brooklyn”, September 20, 2009.

The original is 18″x24″, much larger than my scanner. This snapshot is the best I could get.

More info, documentation, sound, and video at glassbees.com/conflux2009


Blackout in the old section

As of this morning there is a blackout over most of the old section.

ConEd reports power will be restored by 4pm

NYCParks Reminds Us Not to Ride Vehicles On Parkland. We Destroyed the Signs.

Gerritsen and Devon- Only sign that survived.

Yep. Last week, NYC Parks put up about a half dozen signs on the avenue reminding us not to ride on the park land. Now most are destroyed or missing. One or two might be left.

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Expect Construction Soon.

The former home of Whitney Avenue pharmacy (2402 Gerritsen Avenue) has been approved for the construction of a new development. They are building two additional floors, keeping the first floor commercial.

The new address will be the newly created 2227 Plumb 2nd Street. Download the Whitney Avenue Plans

The listed parties:


Brian Daly On Community Support After His Wheelchair Was Stolen

St. Patricks Day Parade

Photo Gallery

Facebook Gallery


Gerritsen Beach Little League Registration

Little League Baseball Registration To Be Held at the Cort Club

Thursday, March 1th 6pm-9pm Thursday, March 8th 6am – 9pm Saturday, March 10th 10am – 12pm Thursday, March 15th 6pm – 9pm

Registration is open to anyone between the ages of 5-16 years old.

GBLL Registration Fees

5 to 6 Years Old […]