Bits & Pieces
0 Photo Of The Day: Cracked Creek

Coney Island Creek, as viewed through the lens of neighbor and photographer Vincent Gulizio. Take any photos in Bensonhurst recently? Send them to editor@bensonhurstbean.com, or tag them #Bensonhurst on Instagram, and we’ll post them here. Also, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and…






Police & Fire
0 Homeless Man Found Dead In Box Trailer

A 45-year-old homeless man was found dead in a box trailer in Coney Island over the weekend, according to officials. The still-unidentified man, called only Luis, was discovered unresponsive at 3:04am in the parked truck in front of Nick’s Auto Glass shop, located…



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Food Stuffs: East Meets West At Audrey’s Concerto

“I love it here; you feel like you are with friends,” says Joe Cantonino, an older gentleman sprawled out on an arm chair at Audrey’s Concerto (2379 86th Street). Minutes later, he offers to help me write my story. A woman who appears to be in her 60s enters the cafe. “You are so skinny,” she trills as she…

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This Weekend’s Bensonhurst Open House Picks

We’ve rounded up some of the more interesting open houses happening in and around Bensonhurst this weekend. Any thoughts on these places? 2742 Harway Avenue List Price: $579,000 Size: Two bedrooms, two bathrooms Details: What a charmer! This adorable detached home offers a sleek kitchen with hardwood floors, plus sweet details like moulding that give away its ripe…

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Missing Senior: Zachery Merritt, 65, Last Seen In Coney Island

Police are searching for a Coney Island man who went missing last week. Zachery Merritt, 65, was last last seen on February 27, at 8pm, at his home located at 2316 Surf Avenue. Merritt is described as a black man with brown eyes, weighing approximately 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black cap and beige…