0 Things To Do In The Neighborhood This Week

Bensonhurst is so beautiful this time of year. Birds are tweeting, cherry blossoms are blooming, and allergies are in full swing. To help you slow down and smell the roses, we’ve rounded up some low-key activities in the area this week —…

Bits & Pieces
0 Photo Of The Day: Reflections

Verrazano at sunset. As photographed by reader Magdalena Contreras. Take any photos in Bensonhurst recently? Send them to, or tag them #Bensonhurst on Instagram, and we’ll post them here. Also, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and subscribe to our daily newsletter!

Real Estate
0 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? 367 Avenue S #1E List Price: $192,000, $588 maintenance Size: One bedroom, one bathroom Details: This spacious place features…

0 BWECC Gala Rescheduled For End Of May

Due to the snowstorm on March 5, the Bensonhurst West End Community Council’s 54th Anniversary Gala has been rescheduled for Wednesday, May 27. The cost is $95 per person, and the event will take place at the El Caribe Country Club, located at…

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10 Times Food Critic Robert Sietsema Obsessed Over Bensonhurst Cuisine

If there is one thing Bensonhurst has an abundance of, it’s old-timey charm. So it should come as no surprise that one of the neighborhood’s many pizza shops, Bad Boys Pizza at 2313 86th Street (as well as two great Bay Ridge spots), made Eater’s roundup of “Great Old-Fashioned Neighborhood Pizzerias.” Legendary food critic Robert Sietsema — formerly of the Village…


Bensonhurst Apartment Rental Roundup

Looking for a new place to call home? We’ve rounded up a bunch of intriguing Bensonhurst apartment listings — take a look at the details, and let us know what you think. Lots of luck in your search! B’Hurst One Bedroom Near Three Subway Lines Available: Immediately Price: $1,400, broker fee Details: Heat and hot water are included in this…


Help Cops Identify This Woman Found Wandering At Cropsey Avenue & Shore Parkway

Police are turning to the public for help in identifying a woman who was discovered wandering the streets of Gravesend Thursday night. The woman, pictured above, was spotted at the intersection of Cropsey Avenue and Shore Parkway at 9:10pm, cops said. Though she speaks Cantonese, the woman was unable to communicate any information about her identity to police. She is described…