Browsing: brighton 7th st

Police & Fire

An 82-year-old handicapped woman perished in an early morning fire on Saturday, after a heroic but unsuccessful attempt to pull her from the Brighton Beach apartment. The fire broke out at 3111 Brighton 7th Street at approximately 2:40 a.m. Feyga Geyman and her husband, Sukher, were asleep when a tangle of electrical cords beneath their…

News & Features

Construction at the East 8th Street/Guider Avenue bridge over the Belt Parkway has stirred up an underground rats nest. The furry fiends are now overwhelming Brighton Beach streets and costing residents hundreds of dollars. But worst of all, the DOT was warned before construction began that work would unleash a plague of pests on the…