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Two brothers arrested with stolen car after police pursuit

January 22 | By Todd Maisel Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Two young brothers were arrested on Sunday morning after leading police on a chase in a stolen car from Coney Island and onto the Belt Parkway. They were caught after an on-foot chase in Bath Beach. The two were identified as Tafari James, 22, and his brother Tiereek, 19, both of Coney Island, police said. The […]

The two-family house that has been at 8800 Bay Parkway for nearly 100 years will be demolished to make way for a seven-story apartment building. Photo courtesy of Google Maps

Bath Beach apartment building to replace two-family house on Bay Parkway

January 4 | By Paula Katinas Brooklyn Daily Eagle

  In a sign of major changes taking place in Southwest Brooklyn’s housing stock, a two-family home on Bay Parkway will be torn down to make room for a much larger structure, an apartment house containing residential units. The new seven-story building, slated to be constructed at 8800 Bay Parkway in Bath Beach, could help […]

The scene of the accident. Photo by Loudlabs News NYC

Woman, 77, struck and killed by driver in Bath Beach

January 4 | By Jaime DeJesus Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A 77-year-old woman was struck and killed by a driver in Bath Beach. According to authorities, the woman was attempting to cross Cropsey Avenue midblock near Bay 32nd Street on Wednesday at around 6:10 p.m. when she was struck by a 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe heading west on Cropsey Avenue. NYPD and EMS rushed to the […]