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Ruined Views in DUMBO, A Big Cheese in Sunset Park & More of Today’s...

The big news of the week is Amazon's HQ2 announcement, and some think Atlantic Yards serves as a warning of what could come. Here's a rundown of 10 In East Flatbush, residents and politicians rallied against a...

The Kings Theatre Gets Holidazed!

SPONSORED: Beginning November 29th, the historic Kings Theatre in Brooklyn will be electrified by a seasonal spectacular like none other, as the critically acclaimed extravaganza Cirque Dreams Holidaze invades its timeless showroom. Set in...

Dreamland Roller Rink Headed To Industry City For the Winter

SUNSET PARK - Prospect Park's popular attraction, Lola's Dreamland Roller Disco, will roll over to Sunset Park for the winter months. Industry City will be home to Dreamland Roller Disco's 15,000-square-foot indoor roller rink Thursdays through...

Give Where You Live this Giving Tuesday – #BrooklynGives

Instead of unloading your bank account on Black Friday or Cyber Monday, consider participating in Giving Tuesday—the world’s biggest day of giving—this November 27th! And it’s never been easier to support nonprofits right here in...

Weekend Art Events: November 16-18 (Brain Freeze, The Wizard of Oz, Jack White &...

It's the weekend before Thanksgiving! In the spirit of giving during Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, there are two "Empty Bowls" events happening this Saturday in which local ceramic artists create and sell bowls...
Cannabis Sativa

New York State’s Marijuana Maven Is In Nevada, Learning About The Biz

CONEY ISLAND - State Sen. Diane Savino, responsible for much of the state's marijuana legislation, went to Nevada to learn the cannabis business this week. The lawmaker, whose district encompasses Staten Island, and a portion...

Are you a Freelancer? How are you at Record keeping?

SPONSORED: Record keeping is an important part of being a successful freelancer. Doing freelance worker has its rewards as well as its hassles. While being able to work at home or a co-working space away from...

Brooklyn Army Terminal/Sunset Park Ferry Stop Temporarily Closed

SUNSET PARK - NYC Ferry has announced that service to the Brooklyn Army Terminal/Sunset Park stop is temporarily suspended for maintenance. For approximately three to four weeks, the South Brooklyn route will bypass the Sunset Park...

Food & Drink

Which Neighborhoods Aren’t Chill About Ice Cream Trucks?

Summer is supposedly winding down, but the 90-degree and higher heat doesn't make it feel that way. You know what else gets New Yorkers...

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Real Estate & Development

Mega-Development Plans Revealed for Sunset Park

SUNSET PARK - With recent real estate developments and city investment, it's clear that the prognostications of residents and politicians about the impending gentrification...