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Acting DA Eric Gonzalez and Judge Mark Partnow swear in the new officers. Eagle photos by Arthur De Gaeta

Bergen Beach Civic Association holds awards ceremony at Hudson River Yacht Club

June 1 | By John Alexander Brooklyn Daily Eagle

On Tuesday, May 30, the Bergen Beach Civic Association (BBCA) held its annual awards ceremony and installation of officers at the Hudson River Yacht Club.  The evening brought out a distinguished group of elected officials and community leaders including Acting District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, state Sen. Roxanne Persaud, Councilmember Alan Maisel, former Councilmember Lewis Fidler, […]

Tick tock, tick tock: Workers are turning this site on Ralph Avenue in Georgetown into a Fairway Market that is scheduled to open in January. Eagle photo by Lore Croghan

Fairway moves forward from bankruptcy with a new Brooklyn store

December 21 | By Lore Croghan Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Bye-bye, bankruptcy. Hello, Georgetown. In January, Fairway Market will open a 40,000-square-foot store at 2149 Ralph Ave. in the Georgetown section of Bergen Beach, the upscale metro-area supermarket chain announced recently. A grocery-store opening — so what? No big deal, you might say. But you’d be wrong.    This is the first store Fairway Group […]

Welcome to the Georgetown section of Bergen Beach, where there are numerous gated communities such as Mill Harbor Condominiums. Eagle photos by Lore Croghan

Do you know the way to Georgetown?

December 21 | By Lore Croghan Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Gated communities stand beside a stretch of salt marsh wetlands and a yacht club. A few blocks inland, there are strip malls with massive parking lots and a six-lane thoroughfare with roaring traffic. Is this South Florida? No, it’s a neighborhood called Georgetown in shoreline Brooklyn. Georgetown is a subdivision of Bergen Beach. Both are […]