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Past 9/11 Ceremonies




Floyd Bennett Field 2007

Tomorrow 9/11 Ceremonies

In time for the Gerritsen Beach & Marine Park 9/11 Ceremonies, the area around Larry Veling field has been spruced up.

Our area is holding two ceremonies to remember 9/11:

Marine Park at 6:00pm presented by Senator Golden Gerritsen Beach at 7:00pm at Larry Veling Field Below is some before and after shots


GB Flyover!

44 Noel About to Collapse

Back on Easter Sunday, 44 Noel caught fire. Since then it appears that  has been done to repair or secure the house. In May the neighbors were worried about the house collapsing, and caught video of people going in and out.

Currently, that same house is in immediate danger of […]

G.B. Loses 5.1% in 2010 Census

Check out the Map Here

Population in 2010: 5,226 Change since 2000: -5.1%

Type – Share of pop. – Change from 2000

Whites  88% -10% Blacks 0% +11% Hispanics 7% +53% Asians 3% +204% Native Americans Multi Racial 1% +12% Other 0% […]

Memorial Day In Gerritsen Beach

Remember to Keep Your Doors Locked!

This video was taken on April 9 2012 @ 4:08 AM on Melba Court this guy walks down the block checking car doors untill he finds one that is unlocked.

In this case items in the car were stolen.

44 Noel – Becoming a Problem for the Neighbors

The home at 44 Noel is becoming a problem for neighbors who are seeing the problems on the property add up.

“It’s just ridiculous,” said one resident who did not want to be identified. “We now have people from all parts of the neighborhood feeding the stay cats, but they are feeding […]

We Deserve a First Class Park! Comfort Station Opens

Lew Fidler said it best it is “Not cool to ride dirt bikes over fields and destroy them, not cool to graffiti the bathroom – we deserve a first class park”

This is “Your park, your place, your field, lets keep it beautiful, lets keep it great for this community.”

Parks has said […]

Play Ball! Opening Day for Gerritsen Beach Little League

The Gerritsen Beach Little League marched down Gerritsen Avenue to Larry Veling Field Saturday for the annual Opening Day ceremony.

The Gerritsen Beach Little League is staffed by volunteers who donate their time to coach, or serve on the Little League Board of Directors.


Comfort Station is Open

City Councilman Lew Fidler announced today that the long-awaited comfort station, which was built as part of the re-development of Seba Park, has opened, just in time for peak season. Those who visit this state-of-the-art park will now be able to utilize on-site restroom facilities, and will no longer need to cut short […]

Breaking: Fire on 44 Noel

BOX 3671

44 Noel Ave.

8:58AM Report of children inside

Assign Squad and Rescue on box due to numerous calls

E-321 gave 10-75

L-156 FAST

E321, E309, E254, E276 L159, L153, L156F B33


Breaking: Deadly Building Collapse 40 Frank Ct

Upper portion of 40 Frank Ct(Department of Buildings) fell off foundation 4 workers injured. 1 Critically. A 25-year-old construction worker has died at Lutheran Hospital as a result of his injuries.

The Department of Buildings officials are investigating whether the work was being done in compliance with the permit.


For Snow Removal, Gerritsen Beach Labeled: Tertiary

With this first real impeding snow storm approaching the city I went to check on the map of street clasifacation. The sanitation department as part of pre-season preparations, street categories are reviewed and updated in accordance with the DSNY Public Street Snow Removal Classification criteria.

When you look at our area map you […]

Ragamuffin Parade

Via GBFD.net

Thanksgiving day, The Gerritsen Beach Fire Department held their Annual Ragamuffin parade for the families and children of Gerritsen Beach. Santa, costumed Vollies, and the Gerritsen Beach Marching Band escorted many families who walk behind to get their chance to see Santa. The last stop is the Vollies Blue Star Mothers […]