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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 […]

Memories of 1950s Brooklyn: A picture is worth a thousand words

December 4 | William A. Gralnick

Two items in this past week’s Brooklyn Eagle brought back tons of memories. The first was the headline and old picture of the Polar Bear Club doing its thing at Coney Island Beach. I remember, as a kid, looking forward to the annual front-page pictures in the Post, News, and Mirror of these lunatics running […]

It’s official: GOP’s Malliotakis ousts Democrat Rose in NYC

December 2 | Associated Press and Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A final tally of absentee ballots has confirmed that Republican Nicole Malliotakis has defeated U.S. Rep. Max Rose, denying the Democrat a second term representing one of the few conservative-leaning parts of New York City. Malliotakis, a New York State Assembly member, opened a big lead over Rose on Election Day in a district that […]

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