NEIGHBORHOODS
Williamsburg

SUNY, DOH honchos face contempt hearing for alleged LICH malfeasance

State Supreme Court Justice Johnny Lee Baynes is going to have a very full courtroom on November 18. … Full Article
 

Interfaith Medical Center headed back to Bankruptcy Court Wednesday

Interfaith Medical Center will be back in U.S. Bankruptcy court in Brooklyn on Wednesday, where supporters hope to fend off the hospital’s closure, again, until a rescue plan can be put in place. … Full Article
 

Personal hygiene with extra zing! 1922 Brooklyn Eagle directory confirms existence of Sylvan Electric Bath

As everyone is taught by their parents never to use electric appliances around water for fear of electrocution, it’s no wonder that when a Boerum Hill Yahoo group member noticed an official-looking National Historic Landmark plaque at 160 Schermerhorn Street, he posted an inqui … Full Article
 

Lutheran HealthCare trustee named to United Hospital board

Lutheran HealthCare, a leading medical provider in Brooklyn, is getting a seat at the table at an organization fighting for changes in the delivery of health care. … Full Article
 

Ambulance service resumes at LICH, as supporters push SUNY contempt proceedings

Ambulance service was restored to Long Island College Hospital (LICH) late on Friday, soon after state Supreme Court Justice Johnny Lee Baynes conferred with lawyers for SUNY, the state Department of Health, and groups fighting SUNY’s attempts to close LICH.  … Full Article
 

Disagreement abound in legal community over pro bono rules

Earlier this year, New York State’s chief judge announced serious changes to the pro bono requirements and suggestions for prospective and currently active New York lawyers. … Full Article
 

DOT puts traffic lights on deadly Kent Avenue

Nothing could ever bring back Raizy and Nachman Glauber, the young couple killed along with their baby by a hit-run driver on Kent Avenue in Williamsburg earlier this year, but the city is making an effort to ensure that the street where they died is now safer for others. … Full Article
 

SUNY agrees to restore ambulances, ‘limited admissions,’ at LICH on Friday

SUNY issued a statement Thursday afternoon saying they would restore ambulance service to Long Island College Hospital (LICH) on Friday.  … Full Article
 

Brooklyn man arrested for filming police precinct files suit against the city

A film student was arrested and his camera confiscated after New York City police officers noticed him filming the outside of a police precinct. Believing the entire incident to be a violation of his civil rights, the student has filed suit against the NYPD and the city. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn federal judge fines attorney $500 for Non-appearance

Brooklyn federal court’s chief judge levied sanctions against an attorney who failed to appear for an oral argument. … Full Article
 

Pages

  • Most Viewed
  • Most Commented
  • Most Shared
  • Past:
  • 1 day
  • 1 week
  • 1 month
  • 1 year

BDE TWITTER FEED

Join the conversation

NEIGHBORHOODS

Map of Brooklyn, Brooklyn Daily Eagle

VIDEO CHANNEL