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Welcome to Cypress Hills Cemetery, a fine place for a fall stroll. Eagle photo by Lore Croghan

Take a stroll around Cypress Hills Cemetery

October 9 | Lore Croghan

Eye on Real Estate: Halloween is coming. What a perfect time for a walk in a Brooklyn graveyard. Why not visit the place where American icon Jackie Robinson was laid to rest? Robinson, who broke the race barrier in Major League Baseball in the 1940s when he played for the Brooklyn Dodgers, is buried at […]

Brooklyn man faces up to 25 years for stabbing Manhattan chef to death

September 20 | Kelly Mena

A 21-year-old man was convicted in Brooklyn Supreme Court this week for the January 2016 murder of a popular Manhattan chef, according to the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office.  Jahkeem Scott, of Cypress Hills, was convicted Thursday of second-degree murder, second-degree arson and first-degree burglary following a jury trial before Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Donald Leo.  […]

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