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Two teens missing in Riis Park beach waters

June 24 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

MARINE PARK — THE NYPD ON Saturday was still looking for two teenagers, ages 16 and 17, who were sucked away from the shore at Jacob Riis Park beach on Friday evening, reports Gothamist. Witnessed by a large crowd of beachgoers, the teens jumped into a large wave but appeared to struggle to stay above […]

From left: Assemblymember Jaime Williams of southeastern Brooklyn (D-59); Ken Spencer, chairman of the U.S. Park Police, FOP; Rep. Nicole Malliotakis (R-11/Southwest Brooklyn-Staten Island); and City Councilmember Joann Ariola (R-32/Jamaica Bay and Rockaway).Photos: Wayne Daren Schneiderman/Brooklyn Eagle

Bipartisan officials address migrant issue: ‘A national crisis in our backyard,’ hope to cancel shelter lease at Floyd Bennett 

January 29 | Wayne Daren Schneiderman  

FLOYD BENNETT FIELD – A rainy and foggy morning served as the backdrop for a bipartisan group of elected officials — which included Rep. Nicole Malliotakis (R-Southwest Brooklyn-Staten Island) — seeking to revoke the migrant shelter lease at Floyd Bennett Field on Thursday. The objective at the modestly attended press conference was to urge U.S. […]

The exterior of Michael’s of Brooklyn

For 60 years, an Italian gem has been treasured by cognoscenti

January 25 | Andrew Cotto

It’s a wintery night in Marine Park. The wind off Jamaica Bay rattles street signs and shakes the treetops of this low-slung neighborhood. But Mother Nature, even in a brutal mood, is no match for the fortress of stone, cleaved on the corner of Nostrand Avenue and Avenue R, where Italian cuisine and conviviality have […]