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New restaurants liven up Columbia Street dining scene

January 18 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

While several restaurants have left the Columbia Street Waterfront District, three new ones may bring foodies’ attention back to the neighborhood. The first is Krok at 117 Columbia St. The menu focuses on dishes from northern Thailand and includes a variety of papaya salads, grilled Thai street food, fried Thai street food and more, according […]

The intersection of Columbia and Nelson Streets. Image via Google Maps

City institutes measures to make Red Hook’s Columbia Street safer

November 28 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

City Department of Transportation officials plan to install four crosswalks across Columbia Street in Red Hook that they believe will help pedestrians cross the busy street more safely. Two of the crosswalks will be installed at the intersection of Nelson and Columbia streets, according to The Brooklyn Paper, while the other two will traverse the […]

Eagle photos by Todd Maisel

Woman struck by SUV crossing Hamilton Ave. in Red Hook

November 14 | By Todd Maisel Brooklyn Daily Eagle

An elderly woman was struck and injured by an SUV as she tried to cross busy Hamilton Avenue at Court Street in Red Hook on Wednesday around 1:45 p.m. The woman suffered multiple injuries and was treated by firefighters and EMS crews. The driver, not immediately identified, stayed at the scene and maintained that he […]