Bay Ridge has a troubled history of systemic racism, from its founding to the present.
A young art student was killed in Bay Ridge in 1899 and dumped in the bay. His killer remained undiscovered for decades—until two more people were murdered.
A fatal fire on Ridge Boulevard in 1952 looked accidental but was anything but.
Starting today, boats will take commuters along Brooklyn’s west coast to Wall Street.
A microcosmic history of Bay Ridge in the tale of how a country club was formed, dissolved, and transformed into Fort Hamilton High School.
In 1957, two women had been found beaten to death in Bay Ridge. Was a serial killer loose?
The neighborhood needed health centers; it got several. So, what happened to them?
In 1932, an 8-year-old boy was taken off Third Avenue by two men in broad daylight while walking home from St. Anselm’s.
A former gas-company showroom and community space has recently been leased to NYU.
Talking to the lauded crime writer about the Matthew Scudder books set in Bay Ridge.