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Rendering of 1809 Emmons AvenueThe developer behind 1809 Emmons Avenue, Rybak Development, released new renderings of the planned 7-story mixed-use development this week, showing off the space that will likely replace El Greco Diner. Rendering of 1809 Emmons AvenueThe renderings were distributed at last night’s Community Board 15 meeting
Image courtesy of Manhattan DA’s office.Dozens of residential buildings and residents in Bed-Stuy, Williamsburg, Bushwick, Borough Park and other neighborhoods across Brooklyn — including Park Slope, Carroll Gardens, Flatlands, Midwood, and Coney Island — are caught up in a bribery scandal that has led to the arrest of several officials
We recently reported on the rent-stabilized apartment where District 40 Council Member Mathieu Eugene may or may not live. But, while most renters in our area are probably familiar with terms like “rent stabilization” and “affordable housing,” we thought it might be timely to go over what those terms actually
Some buildings go through life anonymously. They go up, they provide shelter, and eventually they come down – all without a christening. Not so the Selben Arms on 6th Avenue. Or 8th Avenue’s Ramona. Or the Brazilian-sounding Alessandro next door. Building names can be found on edifices around Park Slope.