Shoppers Still Missing Century 21 in Bay Ridge

The Century 21 Department Store on 86th Street closed its doors in December 2020, and more than a year later, the massive retail space on one of Brooklyn’s busiest shopping strips remains an empty shell — a symbol of the lingering effect the COVID-19 pandemic on the city’s businesses.

Bay Ridge Schools Plan for Combined Academy

School officials project that Bay Ridge Catholic Academy will open with 400 students, which would make it one of the biggest elementary schools in the diocese.

Two Bay Ridge Catholic Schools to Merge

St. Anselm Catholic Academy and Holy Angels Catholic Academy will merge to form Bay Ridge Catholic Academy, the Diocese of Brooklyn announced on Oct. 31.

St. Anselm Spirit Day

The teachers, faculty, staff and students of St. Anselm Catholic Academy, Bay Ridge, came to school with their orange Spirit Day 2019 t-shirts May 24, and the excitement was palpable.

Tablet Talk March 16

St. Anselm First Graders Count!; Another Successful Scouting For Food Drive

Muriel Maloney

Muriel Maloney, the mother of Msgr. John Maloney, pastor of St. Anselm’s parish, Bay Ridge, died Feb. 7.