f.a.d. weekend is a roving (fashion, art and design) indoor makers’ market & flea in Brooklyn. Continuing its summer series this weekend at The Invisible Dog Art Center, 51 Bergen Street, between Smith and Court Street, from 11am - 6pm.
f.a.d. weekend is a curated space that brings together a rotating roster of emerging and ...
In a new update hitting desktop, Android and iOS today, the Google Maps team has done a little design housekeeping to clear some of the clutter and create a cleaner look across the board. While doing away with certain elements like road outlines, the update also adds a new feature that highlights active neighborhoods or ...
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 ...
Please save Oct 2nd for our 4th annual Brooklyn BabyfestBrooklyn Babyfest is the premiere expectant and new parents’ experience – offering parents an opportunity to discover new products, test drive the best baby products on the market, meet other new parents and score amazing prizes. Brooklyn Babyfest draws parents from all over metro NY.
Once upon a time this was a very entertaining and informative website. What happened? Where did everyone go? New bars, burritos, franklin ave, buildings, blah, blah, blah. Lets find something new. Time for some brain storming.
Here's a photo of the building (801 Dean) from Brownstoner:
Here's a just published article about the members of the Nigerian American Muslim Community Center, who own and use the building:
It is worth reading.
Here's an older article that talks about how the building was used back when it was an armory:
History buffs might ...
This is odd to ask so many years later, but as the construction continues to progress on this lot, I realize I have no idea what happened to the former owner of the bodega that burned down. Has anyone ever seen him around, or know if he started a new business? I used to stop ...
"Groundbreaking for 550 Vanderbilt is set to occur by the end of the year, with sales starting mid-2015."
Source and more text: http://newyorkyimby.com/2014/10/revealed-550-vanderbilt-avenue-17-story-pacific-park-brooklyn-condo-tower.html
The ramen place, Chuko, is in the small building on the left
Readers may recall that a few months ago, 606 Vanderbilt called it quits and the site was listed for lease: http://www.brooklynian.com/discussion/45316/3-years-later-606-r-d-on-vanderbilt-calls-it-quits/p1
Trusted posted @msbunnyslippers then wrote:
I walked by yesterday and there was construction going on and a notice about the new owner applying for a liquor license so maybe it won't be an ...
A few months ago, Ms. Whynot and I visited an open house at 807 Washington, located next to the KeyFood near Eastern Parkway. As we were greeted, we suspected that some of the hosts of the open house were the actual family members. It was a large house, and had clearly been in the same ...
In case you thought you were imagining that developers are building on every remaining sliver of vacant land in Western Crown Heights these days...that little pie-slice of a lot at 727 Washington Ave (the triangle with the cyclone fence and For Sale By Owner sign between the tattoo parlor and Divine Connection salon) is being ...
Based on the article, it appears two people were involved in shoplifting the liquor but only one was ultimately arrested.
Such incidents are why many liquor stores keep their wares behind plexiglass.
I realize that the storekeeper was exicted in the heat of the moment, but I don't think I would have chased ...
I walked by yesterday on my way to Gloria's, and noticed there was a cement truck pouring cement into the basement/cellar of the building that use to be Ital Shak. It looked like there was a lot of work being done on the inside of the building as well.
Experience the Joy of Summer as we are offering FREE Yoga in Prospect Park with Evalena.
Sunday Mornings in July 2016, 10am - 11am (July 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st)
All levels *Beginners Most Welcome, Invite your Friends, Family & Neighbors ***Bring your Mat***
WHERE: Enter at the Bartel Pritchard Lot, 15th St. (adjacent to 15th St ...