• Power Women in Business Honorees celebrated in Brooklyn

    Brooklyn women shone bright on Wednesday, March 16 as 34 of the borough’s successful entrepreneurs, business owners and community leaders were honored at Star Network’s 2016 Power Women in Business Awards and Networking Event. Held at the always extravagant Grand Prospect Hall (263 Prospect Avenue) the evening’s honorees, exhibitors and guests dined, danced and donated the […]

  • Seven Bay Ridge Lawyers sworn into U.S. Supreme Court

    Seven members of the Bay Ridge Lawyers Association travelled to Washington D.C. over the weekend and were officially sworn into the U.S. Supreme Court during a ceremony on Monday. Naomi Skura, Lisa Becker, Joseph Cacagno, Mario Romano, Antoinetta Monaco, Yolanda Guadagnoli and Andrea Arrigo were all officially sponsored by BRLA President Joseph Vasile and past […]

  • 19 Years After Death, Brooklyn Jury Delivers $5M Verdict in Case of Kidney Transplant Complications

    After a month-long medical malpractice trial, a Brooklyn jury has awarded $5 million to the estate of a woman whose hospital and surgeon failed to diagnose an ongoing—and ultimately dangerous and damaging—urine leak that first developed during her 1999 kidney transplant operation. The woman died nearly a year and a half after the transplant surgery, […]