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Politicians took to the steps of City Hall Wednesday to back small businesses hit by signage violations. Photo by JingHuai Li

Pols back small businesses slammed by sign busts

December 7 | By Meaghan McGoldrick Brooklyn Daily Eagle

No fines for our signs. That was the message at an “emergency rally” held Wednesday on the steps of City Hall in defense of small businesses that have been blindsided by the Department of Buildings (DOB) for sign and awning violations that they claim haven’t been enforced at this volume in years. According to city […]

Many houses in Bay Ridge around Narrows Avenue, Colonial Road and Shore Road, are spectacularly dressed up for the season. Photo by Steve Solomonson

Bay Ridge holiday lights dazzle like Dyker

December 6 | By Meaghan McGoldrick Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Though it may not be the main attraction, Bay Ridge is once again giving its neighboring ‘hood — lauded by The New York Times as “Con Ed’s warmest heartthrob” — a run for its money this season when it comes to massive holiday displays. Many of the neighborhood’s impressive displays can be seen along avenues […]

The official movie poster for “FATHER K,” the documentary which looks at the Rev. Khader El-Yateem’s 2017 City Council run in Bay Ridge.

El-Yateem stars in documentary film about City Council campaign

December 5 | By Paula Katinas Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A former Bay Ridge church pastor who came close to making history when he ran for a seat on the City Council last year is the subject of a new award-winning documentary film that will be shown in a special presentation at the Alpine Theater this weekend. The Rev. Khader El-Yateem, 50, moved from Bay […]