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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 […]

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Midwood’s Azerbaijani cafe will leave you stuffed

October 3 | By Sara Bosworth Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Village Cafe, the Azerbaijani restaurant on Coney Island Avenue in Midwood, is the place to go for an extensive menu and a full stomach, according to The New York Times’ food critics. The cafe brings expansive dishes that seem “intended to feed an actual village” to varnished picnic-style tables. The menu includes qutabs, the delicate […]