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Welcome to Brooklyn, which has a thousand and one fine places to take spring strolls. Eagle file photo by Lore Croghan

The 10 best routes for spring strolls in Brooklyn

May 8 | Lore Croghan

It ain’t all brownstones. But it’s all beautiful. Brooklyn’s housing stock is blessed with infinite variety, which is of course a phrase I borrowed from Shakespeare. Some stunning neighborhoods look wildly different from other equally fabulous spots. If Brooklyn is a mosaic, the tiles that comprise it are in highly contrasting colors. Spring’s the ideal […]

Anthony Pandrella, a 59-year-old alleged associate of the Gambino organized crime family, was indicted on charges that he murdered and robbed a long-time friend in the friend’s Brooklyn home. He will be arraigned in Brooklyn federal court on Thursday. Eagle file photo by Rob Abruzzese

Alleged Gambino crime family mobster charged with murdering old friend in Brooklyn

March 14 | Rob Abruzzese

A Brooklyn man and a known associate of the Gambino organized crime family was indicted on murder charges in Brooklyn federal court on Thursday after allegedly shooting a former friend in the back of the head. Anthony Pandrella, 59, was indicted and charged with the Hobbs Act robbery and murder of 78-year-old Vincent Zito, who […]

Instagram post stokes school shooting fears at Bay Academy

March 7 | Paula Katinas

UPDATE (March 8 at 11:30 a.m.): An 11-year-old boy was taken into custody Thursday in connection to the threat. We received the following statement from the Department of Education: “Safety always comes first, and this unfounded threat was immediately reported to the NYPD and thoroughly investigated. All students and staff are safe, and we are […]

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