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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Sephora Is Coming To Atlantic Terminal Mall

ATLANTIC/BARCLAYS - Children's Place spot at the Atlantic Shopping mall will become Sephora in October. The company has leased 5,500 square feet, Madison International Realty confirmed. The new store is planned to open in October, and...

Oprah’s 2020 Wellness Tour Will Come To Barclays Center

PROSPECT HEIGHTS - Media mogul Oprah Winfrey announced on Wednesday that her wellness tour, Oprah's 2020 Vision: Your Life in Focus, will visit nine arenas across the U.S., including Barclays Center, starting in January 2020. "As I...

Get Ready For 2019 J’Ouvert & West Indian American Day Festivities

CROWN HEIGHTS/FLATBUSH - The 52nd annual West Indian American Day Carnival returns this weekend with a series of festivities honoring Caribbean history, culture, and unity, including a Junior Carnival for the kids and the popular...

“Under The Sun”: Public Art Debuts At 7th Avenue Triangle

PARK SLOPE - Last Sunday, a new public artwork was installed at the recently revamped 7th Avenue Triangle on the west side of Flatbush. William Soltis' sculpture Under the Sun, displayed on the island bounded by...

Lots of Affordable Housing Lotteries Open /Close This Week

Athena North/South   A large development in Clinton Hill / Prospect Heights opens lottery tomorrow. There are 114 units available between 909 Atlantic Avenue and 1043 Fulton Street, and amenities include tenant lounge with kitchenette, landscaped outdoor...

More Delays For Atlantic Yards – Pacific Park Development?

PROSPECT HEIGHTS — After elected officials and local residents demanded that the state halt the approval of recreation space at Pacific Park, an advisory board came to a deadlock on the proposal. The Empire State...

Cook Space Teaches Cooking, No Recipes Required

PROSPECT HEIGHTS - Cook Space, a Prospect Heights culinary studio, is based in a towering loft on Bergen Street. The studio occupies two big rooms, with ceilings so high they need to be seen...

OPINION: Domestic Violence Laws Must Address Coercive Control

By Robert Weiner and Kimberly Bartenfelder According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, “While data proves women are most often the victims of abuse in intimate relationships... anyone can be abused and anyone can...

Coming to 550 Vanderbilt in September: New Cafe Ciao Gloria, from a Founder of...

By: Norman Oder PROSPECT HEIGHTS - Ciao Gloria, a new cafe from a co-founder of the dessert specialist Baked—which opened in 2005 in Red Hook—will be the second retail outlet to open in the base of the 550...

Openings and Closings

Welcome to another week of openings and closings around Brooklyn. This edition includes a new spot from a Michelin starred chef, the loss of a beloved pie shop, and new things to come for...

Noted: Longer Reads & Listens About Streets, Shores, And History

The Last Stand of Brooklyn’s Underground Railroad - A rowhouse with a storied history is facing demolition (Atlas Obscura) The Brooklyn Heights Promenade Was a Robert Moses Head Fake - Thomas J. Campanella writes in...

Twelve Brooklyn Spots Included on Eater’s Essential 38 Restaurant List

Eater’s quarterly list included 12 Brooklyn spots this summer among 38 best across the city. They included some old favorites, as well as new neighborhood standouts. This quarter two Brooklyn spots are among the...

‘Nothing Has Changed Since the Previous Election’: Bklyner Speaks With Clarke Challenger Adem Bunkeddeko

CROWN HEIGHTS — Rep. Yvette Clarke will next year again have to fight for her seat.  Adem Bunkeddeko announced over the weekend that he would challenge Clarke for the second cycle in a row. The...

Brooklyn Museum Explores Pierre Cardin’s Vision of the Future

PROSPECT HEIGHTS - The Brooklyn Museum unveiled a vast collection of Pierre Cardin's "futuristic designs" on Saturday—the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. "During the 1960s, Cardin, a true trailblazer, took inspiration from social...

BP Adams, Cumbo Endorse Call For Manufacturing Protections

CROWN HEIGHTS — Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and Council Member Laurie Cumbo gave their nods of approval on Friday to a community board proposal to create a new type of zoning that its proponents...
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