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Valeriy Milonovich (center) appears in Brooklyn Supreme Court on Nov. 8 with his attorney Steven Chaikin (left) and a Russian interpreter. Eagle photo by Christina Carrega

‘Coma Hubby’ killer goes to prison for 10 years

December 13 | By Christina Carrega Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Before a jealous man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Wednesday for causing the death of his neighbor, his defense attorney slammed the Brooklyn prosecutor’s office for denying his client’s guilty plea, dragging the trial out. “I don’t want to be disrespectful,” said Steven Chaikin, the defense attorney for Valeriy Milonovich. “I speak […]

Members of the Emmanuel Episcopal Church, which burned down in a fire early Thursday morning, were invited to pray with the Church of the Nativity and Bishop Rev. Lawrence Provenzano on Ocean Avenue on Sunday morning. Eagle photos by Todd Maisel

Sheepshead Bay church parishioners mourn loss of ‘second home’

December 3 | By Todd Maisel Special to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Three days after a suspicious early morning fire destroyed a historic Sheepshead Bay church, parishioners of the Emmanuel Episcopal Church on East 23rd Street found comfort and a shoulder to cry on at worship at Church of the Nativity on Ocean Avenue in Midwood. It was the second time in 11 years that the building […]

Police investigate scene on Shore Parkway of hit-and-run death of 65-year-old man. Photo by Todd Maisel

Man changing tire on Shore Parkway hit, killed by car that fled the scene

December 3 | By Todd Maisel Special to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A 65-year-old man changing a tire on the east-bound Shore Parkway near the corner of East 28th Street was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver Saturday night, police from the 61st Precinct said. The victim was identified by police as Iosif Morgenshteyn, 65, of 83 Beverly Road in Staten Island. EMS rushed Morgenshteyn to Coney Island […]