Latest in Sunset Park

Sunset Park’s Chinese New Year Celebration Parade returns

January 30 | Jaime DeJesus

SUNSET PARK — Gong Hei Fat Choi! It was a celebratory return as Sunset Park hosted its annual Annual Chinese New Year Celebration Parade on Sunday. It was the first parade for the holiday held in the neighborhood by the Brooklyn Chinese-American Association since Jan. 2020. The past two events were canceled due to COVID-19 […]

Lester Chang addresses Brooklyn residency questions during rally

December 12 | Jaime DeJesus,

SUNSET PARK — Assemblymember-elect Lester Chang and supporters gathered at Sunset Park on Saturday, Dec. 10 to reaffirm that he is a Brooklyn resident and share outrage that the state Assembly is seeking to challenge his seat due to their residency concerns. In November, Chang defeated longtime Democratic Assemblymember Peter Abbate in the 49th A.D. […]

Brooklyn waterfront poised for new job growth in offshore wind assembly

November 16 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

SUNSET PARK — A fund to promote workforce growth and inclusivity in New York’s offshore wind industry has been launched, impacting most directly the community of Sunset Park where wind system assembly and workforce recruiting will be based. Equinor — one of the largest wind developers in the world — and BP, in partnership with […]

News for those who live, work and play in Brooklyn and beyond