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Firefighters battle two-alarm fire in a medical clinic on Flatbush Avenue. Eagle photos by Todd Maisel

Two-alarm fire destroys Flatbush Ave. medical clinic

November 26 | By Todd Maisel Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A young clinic worker barely made it out of a smoke filled medical clinic on Flatbush Avenue near Avenue I in Flatbush on Monday afternoon. The fire went to a two-alarm blaze at about 2:15 p.m., bringing in nearly 100 firefighters to battle the quickly spreading fire, officials said. No injuries were reported at this […]

Despite a pregnancy-related illness last week, Amy Schumer is expected to appear for her Brooklyn show at Kings Theater on Wednesday. Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP

Amy Schumer performance at Kings Theatre will go on Wednesday despite comedian’s bout with illness

November 20 | By Todd Maisel Special to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Despite cancellations last week of shows in Texas because she was feeling ill, comedian Amy Schumer is expected to appear on Wednesday night at the Kings Theatre on Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn as expected. The actress and comedian took to Instagram last Thursday to reveal she is in the hospital with hyperemesis gravidarum, or severe morning sickness and […]

Community leaders gathered on Monday to call for justice for Ann Marie Washington, who was attacked on Friday night by a man who yelled racial slurs at her. Eagle photos by Liliana Bernal

VIDEO: Racist attack in Flatbush keeps community cautious

November 13 | By Liliana Bernal Special to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Last Friday evening when Ann Marie Washington, a black woman from Trinidad, stepped out of the train and headed up the steps at the B/Q Church Avenue station in Flatbush, a man that she later described as a “young white male in his late 30s [or] early 40s,” punched her in the face, chest, stomach […]