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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 […]

These swastikas were etched into the sidewalk outside the Grand Street subway station in Williamsburg. These swastikas were etched into the sidewalk outside the Grand Street subway station in Williamsburg. Eagle file photo

Midwood senior has swastikas drawn on her apartment door

January 2 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A 77-year-old Jewish woman whose husband survived the holocaust had swastikas drawn on her door on Saturday afternoon. Miryam Marc found two 12-inch red swastikas outside her apartment door while she was observing the Jewish Sabbath, according to CBSNewYork. “This is very, very big. Then I see this. I am in a shock, in a […]

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Audit: Midwood Ambulance Service overbilled federal government by $19 million

December 26 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

The Midwood Ambulance Service overbilled the federal government by more than $19 million for transporting Medicare patients, an audit released Friday said. The inspector general of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services examined 100 of the service’s bills from 2014-2015 and rejected 89 as noncompliant, according to the New York Post. For 82 […]