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A recent look at the storefront space at 321 Starr St. Image via Google Maps

New restaurant combines Japanese and Southern U.S. cuisine

December 17 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

The Brooklyn culinary world is awaiting the opening of Teo, a new izakaya in Bushwick, this weekend. (Izakaya is a type of informal Japanese pub-restaurant.) Teo, at 321 Starr St., is the creation of chef Joaquin Baca, who was instrumental in the success of the Momofuku restaurant empire. Baca told Grub Street that Teo will […]

Mug shot of Romaric Guiebre Photo courtesy of the Kings County District Attorney's Office

Cleaning man heads to prison for sexually assaulting client

December 14 | By Christina Carrega Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A Brooklyn judge sentenced a cleaning service worker to 40 years to life in prison on Thursday for breaking into a client’s home and sexually assaulting her. Romaric Guiebre was convicted after a November jury trial for returning to a female client’s Bushwick apartment seven days after cleaning it to break in, terrorizing and sexually […]

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Benelux, new Bushwick Belgian restaurant, is no-frills but filling

December 12 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Benelux, a bistro focusing on Belgian food that opened last week in Bushwick, is simple but satisfying, focusing on bistro classics, according to Gothamist. “There’s nothing terribly flashy about the Benelux menu, but almost everything I ate here over two dinners last weekend satisfied in exactly the way I wanted it to,” Gothamist writer Scott […]