"A 30-year-old man was killed in Brooklyn after he was shot twice following an argument with his wife early Sunday, police said.Dion James was arguing with his wife and another man on Franklin Ave. and Union St. in Crown Heights at 3:57 a.m., police said. The suspect then blasted James twice in the back.James was ...
I predicted it back in 2013, and is now reported that the single story Mazon building has been sold.
Stuff is reportedly being cleared out now.
2013 thread: http://www.brooklynian.com/discussion/38830/hey-mazon-discount-store-on-franklin-when-are-you-going-to-sell
Mazon appears to have a strategy. The family purchases single story buildings and opens a location of the small chain. Several ...
Located at 46 Crown St, Sea Crest Linen has occupied a large site for decades. Though originally slated to close back in Sept 2013, the plant closed a few weeks ago.
Behind, it leaves a large site which is close to the museum, Prospect Park and other attractions....I don't think a factory will be ...
Arts is having a reception tomorrow for a show featuring the work of
two really good 15 year old photographers, Luca Esposito and Justin
Gold. I'm really excited about this show because I started as a
photographer at about the same age as these kids, but IMO they're
both much better than I was
at that age. The reception will ...
This one snuck right under our radar, since there were no For Sale signs: the former Kaye Billiards plant at 363 St. Marks is about to be gut-renovated and converted to 44 units of what looks to be nice, upscale condos.The 30,000 sq ft, two-story industrial building that runs the entire block from 363 Prospect ...
Details are still coming out, but here's a summary:
-The hospital complex was converted into apartments, which came on line (one building at a time) between 2006 and 2009.
-Since moving in, tenants have been given leases which conformed with rent stabilization rules.
-The management of the large complex ...
When I went out this morning the block between Nostrand and Rogers was shut down to traffic by police. Looked like there was a couple of smashed up cars on the block. Any idea what went down last night/this morning?
In a prior thread, I learned that Stomping Ground at 636 Classon would close as of Sept 1.However, they have recently announced that they will be closing as of June 30th.https://www.facebook.com/stompingbrooklyn/posts/829003243898591:0
This is the place right next door to the postal store, across the street from Pearl indian and Cent Anni. It's been vacant since I've been on Franklin, and recently I've seen signs of activity. Anyone know whats up?
There is a dog adoption event for Waggytail Rescue at Su'juk at 216 Greene Avenue in Clinton Hill this Saturday from 1-4pm with snacks and refreshments. Volunteers will be bringing their foster dogs for meet and greets and adoptions will be possible on the spot. I'll be there with my foster dog, Templeton (pictured ...