Halloween Hooligan Robs Gas Station Outside Co-op

BRONX, NEW YORK, JULY 1- Police are trying to catch a Halloween masked hooligan who robbed a gas station outside Co-op City on Tuesday.

Shots ring out on 

St. Paddy’s Day

BRONX, NEW YORK, MARCH 20- At around 10 p.m. on St. Patrick’s Day, four shots rang out in the vicinity

Bank robbin’ fashionista 

at large

BRONX, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 15- A would-be fashionista went to Bay Plaza not to shop the latest trends but to try to rob a bank.

Serial groper continues 

reign of terror

BRONX, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 13- Despite round the clock surveillance of several key areas and at least two possible suspects recently questioned, police continue to hunt for a serial groper who could now be responsible for nearly two-dozen attacks on girls and young women.

Truman’s O had to Go

HS Scores First Win

BRONX, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 6- Truman High School stood as one of only four teams left in the City Conference Division without a win entering Week 5 of boys PSAL football action. Hosting Sheepshead Bay, also without a win at 0-4, Truman used a strong first three quarters to beat Sheepshead Bay 34-14. 

`Doing the right thing’ 

for Pre-K

Comptroller says he’s not trying to undermine mayor

BRONX, NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 8- City Comptroller Scott Stringer, answering the mayor and other critics, said that his motivation in condemning major aspect of Mayor de Blasio’s Universal Pre-K initiative has nothing to do with politics or a desire to challenge the mayor in a future election.

Bay Plaza’s Open for Business

Did Groper Strike 

Near Truman HS?

Two Victims Reported in Co-Op City

BRONX, NEW YORK, JULY 17- Police are hunting a serial groper wanted in 9 recent attacks on girls, teens and young women-- an individual who may have now struck twice in Co-op City.

F-Bomb Dropped

Security Throws Exec Out After He Tells President:

`You have no f------idea what you’re doing’

BRONX, NEW YORK, JULY 11- Riverbay president Cleve Taylor, e-mailing his fellow board member said that Herbert Freedman cursed at him by saying the following: “You have no fucking idea what you’re doing.”


Criminal Element ‘Hijacking’ 


- Activist Says

BRONX, NEW YORK, JUNE 12- A criminal element is “hijacking” Co-op City and its shareholders, destroying the quality of life that shareholders are entitled to, civic activist Junius Williams charged this week.

Election Win for Rebels

Anti-Management Team Wins Majority BUT Management’s Not Going Anywhere

BRONX, NEW YORK, MAY 29- In the aftermath of last week’s Riverbay board election, an 8-7 majority of the new board is seen backing competitive bidding on the real-estate-management contract for Co-op City that hasn’t been bid since the fall of 1999, almost 15 years ago.

Power Plant Expenses Out of Hand

Generating Own Electricity BUT Still Paying Con Ed

Riverbay board member Daryl Johnson said, this week, that he is convinced that expenditures at Co-op City’s cogeneration plant are out of hand.

Fair Bidding in Contract?

Lowest Bid Doesn’t Mean Squat Here

BRONX, NEW YORK, MAY 1- A Public Safety officer and a management employee rudely derided a bid by Hagedorn Communications to print 

the Co-op City Times, a messenger for the City News publisher said this week.

3 Arrested in Melee with 

Co-op City Security

BRONX, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 26- Three young men were arrested in Co-op City after a major fight with Public Safety officers in the vicinity of the Dreiser Loop Shopping Center.

Co-op City Warehousing Storefronts?

Small biz locked out 

as management waits for chain stores?

Malls are Big Hot Messes

Residents Don’t Shop in Deteriorating Shopping Centers

What ever happened to the plans by Cushman & Wakefield for the redevelopment of Co-op City's languishing shopping centers? That's a question that civic activist Frank Belcher raised in a number of telephone interviews this week.


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