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Firefighters report to scene of the fire. Photo by Loudlabs

Gravesend fire leaves two civilians, one firefighter injured

November 27 | By Jaime DeJesus Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A fire engulfed a Gravesend home on Sunday, leaving three injured. The blaze started on the first floor of the two-story building at 2262 85th Street between Bay Parkway and 23rd Avenue at around 6:21 a.m. According to the FDNY, 12 units and 60 firefighters responded and were at the scene at around 6:26 a.m. […]

The scene outside the Tijuana Sports Bar after the stabbing. Photo by Mark Mellone

Fight at ‘problematic’ Gravesend sports bar ends in stabbing

November 19 | By Meaghan McGoldrick Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A man was stabbed multiple times in the early morning hours of Sat., Nov. 17 after an altercation at a Gravesend bar that, cops say, has been a hotspot for the 62nd Precinct. According to authorities, late Friday evening into Saturday, two men stepped outside the Tijuana Sports Bar at 475 Kings Highway to fight […]

Police take out the body of Petrina Masotto from her 26th Avenue home. Eagle photo by Mark Mellone

Police release the son of Gravesend woman, 91, who was found dead In their home

November 9 | By Christina Carrega Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A 55-year-old man was released from police custody on Thursday evening after authorities concluded that his 91-year-old mother died of natural causes, police said. Petrina Masotto was found unconscious and unresponsive by police on Wednesday afternoon after a relative called 911 to report an assault inside the 26th Avenue home. Masotto’s son, who lived in […]