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The scene outside a Sunset Park hotel where a woman was arrested and charged with robbery and assault. Photo by Loudlabs News NYC

Woman arrested inside Sunset Park hotel, charged with assault, robbery

December 6 | By Jaime DeJesus Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Police arrested a 23-year-old woman for allegedly assaulting and robbing someone inside a hotel in Sunset Park. According to authorities, on Wednesday, Dec. 5 at around 6 a.m., Ijena Smith began arguing with the victim about rooms in the hotel, which is located on 38th Street between Third and Fourth avenues. Smith then allegedly picked […]

Menchaca slams BQX

December 5 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

City Councilmember Carlos Menchaca (D-Red Hook-Sunset Park) slammed Mayor Bill de Blasio’s $2.7 billion plan for the Brooklyn-Queens Connector (BQX) streetcar on the Brooklyn and Queens waterfront, calling it “an example where the emperor has no clothes.” Menchaca later punctuated his remarks by tweeting a video of a cartoon with an emperor marching in his […]