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Evil Twin brewer Jeppe Jarnit Bergso. Eagle photo by Steve Hindy.

The twin settles in: Famous ‘gypsy’ brewer Evil Twin opens Ridgewood brewery

April 30 | Steve Hindy

Evil Twin Brewery, one of the most successfully itinerant “gypsy” breweries in the world, is finally putting down roots in the Queens neighborhood of Ridgewood. Brookyn resident Jeppe Jarnit Bergso is the 43-year-old former Danish schoolteacher who started his virtual brewery in 2010, contracting with breweries in Connecticut, South Carolina and Massachusetts to produce his […]

Sebastian Telfair poses for photos in 2014. AP Photo/Brett Deering

Former NBA player found guilty of criminal possession of a weapon

April 25 | Noah Goldberg

Former NBA player Sebastian Telfair was convicted of criminal possession of a weapon Wednesday over a 2017 Bedford-Stuyvesant arrest where a cop found four loaded guns in his car, as well as hundreds of rounds of ammunition. In the early morning hours of June 11, 2017, a police officer pulled Telfair over in his Ford […]

Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez announces the indictment of three men accused of running a Brooklyn gun-trafficking ring. Eagle photo by Noah Goldberg.

Gun-trafficking ring busted, dozens of firearms recovered: Brooklyn DA

April 10 | Noah Goldberg

The NYPD recovered dozens of firearms in an undercover sting that toppled a Brooklyn gun-trafficking ring, Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez announced Wednesday. Three men were indicted for allegedly trafficking guns up the “iron pipeline,” from South Carolina to Brooklyn, Gonzalez said. “The guns that were recovered as part of this investigation are exactly the […]

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