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Angelicque Moreno (left), a dedicated advocate for personal injury victims, will receive the Sybil Hart Kooper Award for her leadership and substantial legal achievements (Brooklyn Eagle photo by Robert Abruzzese).Hon. Lillian Wan (right), celebrated for her profound impact on the judiciary, will be honored with the Beatrice M. Judge Award at the upcoming Brooklyn Women's Bar Association gala (Brooklyn Eagle photo by Robert Abruzzese).Judith Livingston (middle), a trailblazer in medical malpractice law, will be presented with the President's Award for her pioneering contributions to legal practice (Brooklyn Eagle photo by Caroline Ourso).

Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association to honor three esteemed legal figures at annual gala

April 18 |  Robert Abruzzese, Courthouse Editor

The Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association is set to host its annual gala on Wednesday, May 15, at the Liberty Warehouse in Red Hook, marking one of the year’s most anticipated events in the legal community. This year, BWBA President Jovia Radix will honor three prominent legal professionals: Hon. Lillian Wan, Angelicque Moreno, and Judith Livingston, […]

Granof and her son Theo in Sicily.Photos courtesy of Victoria Granof.

Victoria Granof Creates Art Out of Food (and, Sometimes, Live Turkeys)

March 28 | Alice Gilbert

In a time when we can all take a picture of what we’re eating and post it online, it can be easy to lose sight of those who create and capture delicious-looking food professionally. That’s exactly what Victoria Granof, a Red Hook resident, has been doing for the past two and a half decades. Her […]

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Brooklyn man receives 40-year sentence for fatal shooting outside Red Hook Houses

March 8 |  Robert Abruzzese, Courthouse Editor

Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Raymond Rodriguez sentenced David Gorham, 32, of Red Hook, to 40 years to life in prison for the 2020 murder of Elvin Fernandez.  The attack occurred on June 1, 2020, when Gorham, after spotting Fernandez in a car, ambushed him and his pregnant girlfriend outside a candy store, firing the fatal […]