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Miramar will host Ryan Finn this January as he prepares for a record-breaking voyage, sailing around Cape Horn nonstop to San Francisco

January 8 | Richard Lubell

Editor’s Note: Richard Lubell is editor of the newsletter of the Miramar Yacht Club in Sheepshead Bay. The following article described the impending visit by world-class sailor Ryan Finn, as he prepares for a solo sail around Cape Horn to San Francisco. Next week the Eagle will feature an interview and photo spread on Finn’s […]

An accident shuttered this Brooklyn polling site. Then, community members stepped in.

November 4 | Anastasiia Carrier

Voters began lining up before 6 a.m. at William E. Grady High School in Sheepshead Bay on Tuesday. And they waited. And waited. The site’s Board of Elections coordinators had been involved in a car accident. Without them, the location’s poll workers, most of them first-timers, were unable to open the site. As the line […]

Brooklyn rabbi leads the way with virtual Seder

April 13 | Kathy Willens Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — For centuries, on the first and second nights of the Jewish holiday of Passover, the youngest child has asked his or her elders, “Why is this night different from all others?” This year, the nights are truly different. And Rabbi Shlomo Segal is among the spiritual leaders who are adapting to […]

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