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Still image of an assault suspect during the altercation on Nov. 25. Photo courtesy of the NYPD

Hangry customer assaults Bushwick deli worker with bread and bell

December 6 | By Christina Carrega Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Police are looking for a deli customer who went ham on the man making his breakfast sandwich and threw a bell at him. Around 4:30 a.m. on Nov. 25, a man walked into the Hi Mango Natural Market on Flushing Avenue and got into a dispute with a 28-year-old employee, police said. The argument escalated […]

A Roberta's pie. Eagle file photo by Lore Croghan

Roberta’s opens new branch in California

November 14 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Roberta’s New York Pizza, a well-known restaurant at 261 Moore St. in Bushwick, has now opened a branch in Culver City, a small California city that is mainly within the boundaries of Los Angeles. Roberta’s first opened in 2008, a time when Bushwick was “the boonies,” according to Robb Report, a luxury lifestyle website. At […]

428 Troutman St. Image © 2018 Google Maps photo

Bushwick party pad being sold for $10.9 million

November 9 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

An 8,000-square-foot Bushwick building that is an ideal party place is being sold for $10.9 million. The seller is Charlie Kaim, the owner of Williamsburg’s Maracuja Bar at 279 Grand St., according to the New York Post. Kaim bought the Bushwick property at 428 Troutman St. for $900,000 in 2011. The space includes commercial space […]