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Shelsky’s opens bagel shop in Park Slope

December 4 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Bagels are a big part of the food served at Shelsky’s of Brooklyn in Cobble Hill, and now owner Peter Shelsky and business partner Lewis Spada are giving the ubiquitous New York staple the spotlight at the new Shelsky’s Brooklyn Bagels in Park Slope. Shelsky says he has seen a decline in bagels in the […]

New York hospitals came under fire in 2017 for billing rape survivors for their forensic rape exams. On Thursday, prosecutors announced that the hospitals would refund the survivors who were illegally billed. AP Photo/Rick Bowmer

Seven hospitals to repay 200 rape survivors for illegal bills

November 30 | By Christina Carrega Brooklyn Daily Eagle

More than a half dozen hospitals throughout the city are expected to refund rape survivors who were billed for their rape kits, prosecutors announced on Thursday. At least 200 sexual assault survivors were illegally sent bills from seven hospitals requesting payments from $46 to $3,000. The settlement is a part of the attorney general’s ongoing […]

An outside view of Pavilion theater. Eagle photo by Arthur De Gaeta

Former Pavilion Theater in Park Slope set to open as Nitehawk Cinema

November 27 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

The landmarked former Pavilion Theater in Park Slope, vacant since 2016, is set to become a new location for the Williamsburg-based Nitehawk Cinema chain. A representative for Nitehawk told Brownstoner in an email that the chain is getting close to opening, but an official date has not been set. Nitehawk recently posted ads for four […]