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The front of the Royal Deli was heavily damaged by the crash. Eagle photos by Todd Maisel

Car crashes into Bath Beach deli, patron slaps driver

March 7 | By Todd Maisel, Special to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A two-car collision Thursday morning sent a vehicle careening into a Cropsey Avenue deli, culminating in the arrest of a former store employee who, authorities say, assaulted the driver. Cops say that a 75-year-old woman was driving her Nissan Sentra near Bay 25th Street and Cropsey Avenue shortly before 9 a.m. when her car was […]

Two brothers arrested with stolen car after police pursuit

January 22 | By Todd Maisel Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Two young brothers were arrested on Sunday morning after leading police on a chase in a stolen car from Coney Island and onto the Belt Parkway. They were caught after an on-foot chase in Bath Beach. The two were identified as Tafari James, 22, and his brother Tiereek, 19, both of Coney Island, police said. The […]

The two-family house that has been at 8800 Bay Parkway for nearly 100 years will be demolished to make way for a seven-story apartment building. Photo courtesy of Google Maps

Bath Beach apartment building to replace two-family house on Bay Parkway

January 4 | By Paula Katinas Brooklyn Daily Eagle

  In a sign of major changes taking place in Southwest Brooklyn’s housing stock, a two-family home on Bay Parkway will be torn down to make room for a much larger structure, an apartment house containing residential units. The new seven-story building, slated to be constructed at 8800 Bay Parkway in Bath Beach, could help […]