Dyker Heights, Brooklyn

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Dyker Heights is a predominantly residential neighborhood in the southwest corner of the borough of Brooklyn in New York City.wikipedia
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Dyker Beach Park and Golf Course

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The southernmost section, south of 86th Street and east of 7th Avenue, contains Dyker Beach Park and Golf Course.
The Dyker Beach Park and Golf Course is a public park and a municipal, 18-hole, championship golf course in the southernmost part of Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, in New York City, United States.

Fort Hamilton

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De Russy was a military engineer who built many forts in the US – from the Canada–US border and the eastern seaboard to the Gulf of Mexico and the Pacific coast – including Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn.
Fort Hamilton is a United States Army installation in the southwestern corner of the New York City borough of Brooklyn, surrounded by the communities of Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights.

Bensonhurst, Brooklyn

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It is on a hill between Bay Ridge, Bensonhurst, Borough Park, and Gravesend Bay.
It is adjacent to the neighborhoods of Dyker Heights to the northwest, Borough Park and Mapleton to the northeast, Bath Beach to the southwest, and Gravesend to the southeast.

Thirteenth Avenue (Brooklyn)

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During the height of his development, the boundaries were primarily between Tenth and Thirteenth Avenues and from 79th Street to 86th Street.
Thirteenth Avenue is the commercial center of the Brooklyn neighborhoods of Borough Park, and Dyker Heights.

Brooklyn Community Board 10

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Dyker Heights is part of Brooklyn Community District 10 and its primary ZIP Code is 11228.
Brooklyn Community Board 10 is a New York City community board that encompasses the Brooklyn neighborhoods of Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, and Fort Hamilton.

Brooklyn

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Dyker Heights is a predominantly residential neighborhood in the southwest corner of the borough of Brooklyn in New York City.
Italian Americans are mainly concentrated in the neighborhoods of Bensonhurst, Dyker Heights, Bay Ridge, Bath Beach, Gravesend, Cobble Hill, and Carroll Gardens, where there are many Italian restaurants, bakeries, delicatessens, pizzerias, cafes, and social clubs.

René Edward De Russy

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The first house built at the top of the hill (what is now 11th Avenue and 82nd Street, at about 110 ft above sea level) was built in the late 1820s by Brigadier General René Edward De Russy of the US Army.
He built his own residence on a hill in Brooklyn, which the Brooklyn Eagle referred to as "The Lookout" because of its position above New York harbor, on a ridge that became known as Dyker Heights at the end of the 19th century.

Kings Highway (Brooklyn)

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In 1890, the only roads present were Kings Highway, 86th Street, Denyse's Lane, and a small unnamed road near Tenth Avenue – none of which were paved and only 86th Street was a thoroughfare specifically planned as such.
St. Phillips Church in Dyker Heights now occupies part of the former lane, which meandered down to Van Brunt’s Dock in Bay Ridge.

New York's 11th congressional district

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The neighborhood is part of New York's 11th congressional district, represented by Democrat Max Rose.
The 11th district includes all of Staten Island and parts of southern Brooklyn, including the neighborhoods of Bay Ridge, Bath Beach, Dyker Heights, south western Gravesend, western Sheepshead Bay, and parts of southern Bensonhurst.

Andrew Gounardes

It is also part of the 22nd State Senate district, represented by Democrat Andrew Gounardes, and the 46th and 49th State Assembly districts, represented respectively by Democrats Mathylde Frontus and Peter J. Abbate Jr..
He is a Democrat and a member of the New York State Senate, representing the 22nd district, which encompasses the neighborhoods of Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, Bensonhurst, Bath Beach, Gravesend, Gerritsen Beach, Manhattan Beach, and Marine Park in Southern Brooklyn.

Poly Prep

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*Poly Prep Country Day School (Pre-K – 12th Grade)
Middle School (5th to 8th grades) and Upper School (9th to 12th grades) are located in the Dyker Heights section of Brooklyn, while Lower School (nursery to 4th grade) is located in Brooklyn's Park Slope neighborhood.

Max Rose (politician)

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The neighborhood is part of New York's 11th congressional district, represented by Democrat Max Rose.
Rose attended high school at Poly Prep Country Day School in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, where he captained the wrestling team, and graduated in 2004.

Bay Ridge, Brooklyn

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It is on a hill between Bay Ridge, Bensonhurst, Borough Park, and Gravesend Bay. Bay Ridge is served by the BMT Fourth Avenue Line, with stations at Bay Ridge Avenue, 77th Street, 86th Street and 95th Street.
It is bounded by Sunset Park on the north, Dyker Heights on the east, the Narrows and the Belt Parkway on the west, and Fort Hamilton Army Base and the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge on the south.

Peter J. Abbate Jr.

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It is also part of the 22nd State Senate district, represented by Democrat Andrew Gounardes, and the 46th and 49th State Assembly districts, represented respectively by Democrats Mathylde Frontus and Peter J. Abbate Jr..
Peter J. Abbate Jr. (born March 22, 1949) represents District 49 in the New York State Assembly, which consists of the Brooklyn neighborhoods of Borough Park, Bath Beach, Dyker Heights Sunset Park and Bensonhurst.

Mary C. Seward

Cynthia W. Alden, Mary C. Seward, and other society officers worked with the New York City Board of Education to establish the first public kindergarten for
It acquired property in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, New York for a larger facility to function as a combined home, nursery, hospital, and kindergarten.

BMT Fourth Avenue Line

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Bay Ridge is served by the BMT Fourth Avenue Line, with stations at Bay Ridge Avenue, 77th Street, 86th Street and 95th Street.
After the line was opened, development resulting from the line's construction transformed communities such as Dyker Heights, Fort Hamilton, Bay Ridge, and Sunset Park.

BRAVO Volunteer Ambulance

Additionally, the BRAVO Volunteer Ambulance is run by the Bay Ridge Ambulance Volunteer Organization.
BRAVO Volunteer Ambulance is a volunteer ambulance organization which provides 24/7 emergency medical services to the neighborhoods of Bay Ridge, Fort Hamilton and Dyker Heights in Brooklyn, New York.

Vincent J. Gentile

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The district includes Bath Beach, Bay Ridge, Bensonhurst, and Dyker Heights in Brooklyn.

Justin Brannan

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Dyker Heights is located in New York's 43rd City Council district, represented by Justin Brannan.
Brannan served as the Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs for Council member Vincent J. Gentile, representing the 43rd District which includes Bay Ridge, Bath Beach, Dyker Heights and portions of Bensonhurst.

Saitta House

The Saitta House is a two-and-a-half-story, single-family Queen Anne dwelling in the Dyker Heights section of Brooklyn, New York, United States.

2014 killings of NYPD officers

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Following a wake on January 3 containing elements of Chinese and Buddhist rituals, a funeral service for Liu took place on January 4 at the Ralph Aievoli & Son Funeral Home in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn.

Community boards of Brooklyn

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Brooklyn Community Board 10 includes Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, and Fort Hamilton.

Joe Rollino

On January 11, 2010, Rollino left his home and was hit by a vehicle in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn.

Boroughs of New York City

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Dyker Heights is a predominantly residential neighborhood in the southwest corner of the borough of Brooklyn in New York City.