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Max Rose, who won in November, could face former Congressmember Michael Grimm when he runs for re-election in two years. Photo courtesy of Max Rose’s campaign

Rose fundraising letter warns of Grimm 2020 challenge

December 13 | By Paula Katinas Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Democratic Congressmember-elect Max Rose hasn’t even been sworn into office yet and already potential Republican challengers appear to be gearing up to run against him in 2020. Rose’s campaign sent out a fundraising letter warning of potential challenges from Michael Grimm or other Republicans. Grimm, the former Congress member, couldn’t be reached for comment. But […]

Lighting the menorah. Photo by Steve Solomonson

Bay Ridge Jewish Center celebrates Hanukkah

December 13 | By Jaime DeJesus Brooklyn Daily Eagle

The Bay Ridge Jewish Center at 405 81 St. held its annual Hanukkah Party on Sunday, Dec. 9 to much fanfare. The celebration included menorah lighting, latkes and other snacks, arts and crafts, toy and coat drive, a blood drive and more. “It was a phenomenal success,” Rabbi Robert Judd said. “We had a bunch […]

Eric and Erika Landa in front of the lit tree. Photo By Steve Solomonson

Bay Ridge celebrates at annual Owl’s Head Park tree lighting

December 12 | By Meaghan McGoldrick Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Lucky number seven. Owl’s Head Park played host to its seventh annual Christmas tree lighting on Monday evening, Dec. 10. The ceremony, held in front of the park house across from Bliss Terrace and 68th Street, boasts live musical performances, a formal flipping of the switch and, of course, a visit from old St. Nick. […]