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Leaders of drug delivery service in South Brooklyn arrested

January 17 | By Rob Abruzzese Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A drug delivery service that operated in multiple neighborhoods in South Brooklyn was busted this week after two of its alleged leaders were charged with operating as major traffickers on Thursday. A total of 14 people were arrested and indicted in connection with the alleged drug delivery service that made up to $8,000 in sales […]

Thousands attend funeral for Marine Park firefighter killed in bridge fall

January 11 | By Todd Maisel Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Nearly 10,000 firefighters and other rescue workers attended the funeral for FDNY Firefighter Steven Pollard, who lost his life when he fell from a Brooklyn bridge, at Good Shepherd Church in Marine Park on Jan. 11. The line of firefighters and rescuers stretched from Gerritsen Avenue to East 27th Street in Sheepshead Bay. “Steven was everything we […]

Muralist depicts fallen firefighter Steven Pollard

January 10 | By Todd Maisel Brooklyn Daily Eagle

He’s a muralist who depicts New York City heroes. This time he brings to life Firefighter Steven Pollard, killed Sunday in a fall from the Mill Basin Bridge while helping crash victims. Kenny Altidor of Canarsie worked through the night on this latest mural, a 4-by-6 foot depiction of Firefighter Pollard of Ladder 170 on […]