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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The fire engulfed a two-and-a-half story home at 1945 East 14th Street in Sheepshead Bay around 2:30 a.
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.
Currently under construction, Neptune/Sixth encompasses a freestanding office and retail building at 626 Sheepshead Bay Road that is scheduled to be completed by year's end, as well as 532 Neptune Avenue, a mixed-use retail and luxury rental apartment building, for which work has also commenced.
20, 1910, at Sheepshead Bay race track near New York City.
Department of Housing and Urban Development ( HUD ) Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery ( CDBG-DR ) funds granted to SBP to implement Project UpliftA Residential Elevation Pilot Program in the communities of Staten Island and the Brooklyn neighborhoods of Gerritsen Beach and Sheepshead Bay etc.
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.
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.
The flight in 1911 departed Sheepshead Bay, New York on 17 September and landed in Long Beach, California (JetBlue's current West Coast base of operations) on 10 December.