Sheepshead Bay

Sheepshead Bay,

residential area in S Brooklyn borough of New York City, SE N.Y., on Sheepshead Bay. It was once famous for its horse and automobile races and as a resort center. The bay is an anchorage for commercial and pleasure fishing craft. A number of restaurants specialize in seafood.
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608 Sheepshead Bay Road is located in an area experiencing a wave of residential development within Neptune/Sixth, a new, mixed-use development bringing 575 residential units, office and retail to the neighborhood.
Set in 1969, Kathy Sartori is brutally attacked and her body thrown into Brooklyn's Sheepshead Bay. Miraculously though, the 17-year-old survives, but when she resurfaces she discovers that 50 years have passed, and that a doppelganger has lived out an entire life in her place.
The house fire that claimed the lives of a Jewish mother and three of her children in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn early Monday morning may have been caused by a Chanukah menorah.
20, 1910, at Sheepshead Bay race track near New York City.
Clay, a Jew from Sheepshead Bay who became the first comic to sell out Madison Square Garden on consecutive nights in 1990, was born Andrew Clay Silverstein.
So, underage at 16 1/2, I joined the US Merchant Marine at Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, New York, in September 1944.
agency he'd founded is run by his widow, Abby, who had the distinction in her youth of being "the only Jewish pole dancer in New York City," under the name Abraxas (nee Abby Kaminsky from Sheepshead Bay).
Residents of the close-knit beach communities in and around Sheepshead Bay interact with the water that surrounds them in myriad ways.
Sandy, in contrast, affected more than three million people on Long Island alone, not to mention all the residents of lower New York City, including the Rockaways, Coney Island, Sheepshead Bay, Staten Island, and other areas.
Her opponents include Aruna, recent winner of the Grade 2 Sheepshead Bay Stakes at this venue when the former Sir Henry Cecil-trained Principal Role, who has made a familiar Juddmonte transatlantic switch to Bill Mott, was among her victims.
But while Derek McLane's design looks cramped on the modest stage of the Acorn Theater, its crowded interior rooms commtmicate a lot about the family of Russian immigrants that has put down its roots in Sheepshead Bay. Like the fractured English spoken by the older characters in this family-in-crisis drama, the house they live in is crammed with the furnishings and treasures of two imperfectly blended cultures.