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Intersection of Nostrand and Emmons Avenue in Sheepshead Bay Photo via Google Maps

Staten Island motorist charged under Vision Zero laws

December 21 | By Christina Carrega Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A Staten Island driver was charged on Thursday, two months after running over and killing a Sheepshead Bay woman as she crossed the street, police said. Nicholas Didio was arrested on failure to yield to pedestrian and failure to exercise due care charges for mowing down Elina Sokolov on the corner of Nostrand and Emmons […]

Valeriy Milonovich (center) appears in Brooklyn Supreme Court on Nov. 8 with his attorney Steven Chaikin (left) and a Russian interpreter. Eagle photo by Christina Carrega

‘Coma Hubby’ killer goes to prison for 10 years

December 13 | By Christina Carrega Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Before a jealous man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Wednesday for causing the death of his neighbor, his defense attorney slammed the Brooklyn prosecutor’s office for denying his client’s guilty plea, dragging the trial out. “I don’t want to be disrespectful,” said Steven Chaikin, the defense attorney for Valeriy Milonovich. “I speak […]

Members of the Emmanuel Episcopal Church, which burned down in a fire early Thursday morning, were invited to pray with the Church of the Nativity and Bishop Rev. Lawrence Provenzano on Ocean Avenue on Sunday morning. Eagle photos by Todd Maisel

Sheepshead Bay church parishioners mourn loss of ‘second home’

December 3 | By Todd Maisel Special to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Three days after a suspicious early morning fire destroyed a historic Sheepshead Bay church, parishioners of the Emmanuel Episcopal Church on East 23rd Street found comfort and a shoulder to cry on at worship at Church of the Nativity on Ocean Avenue in Midwood. It was the second time in 11 years that the building […]