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Former Assembly Speaker’s Son-In-Law, A Midwood Resident, Accused Of Running Ponzi...

The son-in-law of indicted former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, Marcello Trebitsch, of Midwood, was arrested yesterday morning and charged with running a Ponzi scheme. Trebitsch,...

Tomorrow: Workshop Offering Help For Homeowners At Sheepshead Bay Library

Buying, fixing or paying off a home? A resource workshop offering help for homeowners, with the ins and outs on how to avoid foreclosure...

Sanitation Workers, Flatbush Shomrim & Simcha Felder Chase Down Coffee Thief

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GNFTeLiT1IA A shoplifter got more than he bargained for when he tried to jack several containers of instant coffee from the shelf of an Avenue J...

Eight-Story Residential Building Planned For Site Of Midwood’s Former Vitagraph, Warner...

Preservationists have been bracing themselves for news of the Vitagraph smokestack's fate ever since scaffolding was placed around it in October. Now the developer...

Chipotle Mexican Grill Coming To Kings Highway

First Starbucks. Then Red Mango. Now Chipotle Mexican Grill is headed to Kings Highway, replacing longtime clothing store Beverly Boutique at East 14th Street. Wooden...

Azerbaijan House Replaces East 14th Street’s Sagdiana

Sagdiana, a three-year-old Uzbek restaurant at 2612 East 14th Street, has given way to Azerbaijan House. An employee of the new restaurant told us yesterday...

Midwood’s Vitagraph Smokestack, Part Of Historic Movie Studio Complex, Could Be...

Neighbors are raising the alarm over potential plans to tear down a symbol of Midwood's movie-making history, the 107-year-old Vitagraph smokestack near East 14th...

SHORT NOTICE: Sheepshead Bay Library Hosts Carnival To Raise Funds Today,...

It looks like the Sheepshead Bay branch of the Brooklyn Public Library has its own "Friends of" group, a committee of neighbors who raise...

Lawsuit Claims Public Health Risks Through Methodist Students At Several Brooklyn...

A former employee of a New York Methodist Hospital teaching facility in Sheepshead Bay has filed a lawsuit against the facility, claiming staff knowingly exposed the...

Sheepshead Bay Library Featured In Video Appealing For More Library Funding

[vimeo 95529067 w=580 h=326] I guess it's not exactly the highest honor when they flash the Sheepshead Bay branch of the Brooklyn Public Library (2636...

Balkan Party Music To Rock Sheepshead Bay Library During Bike The...

The second annual Bike the Branches kicks off tomorrow, and our local Sheepshead Bay library is planning a special party to welcome the hundreds of...

Buy Coffee, Help Benefit Kids With Special Needs

The folks over at Tete-a-Tete Cafe (2601 East 14th Street) are teaming up with the Shorefront Y, the Kings Bay Y, the JCC of...

Photo: Avenue U Garbage Situation Is “Appalling”

The photo above was taken this morning on Avenue U and East 14th Street. According to reader Tracy M., it's indicative of "the appalling state...

Check Out This Video Of Don Rickles Strolling Through Midwood In...

A video has been going around the internets of a Kraft Music Hall program from August 9, 1968, hosted by legendary comic Don Rickles,...

Sunday: Two Sukkot Celebrations For The Community

There will be at least two — count ’em, two — Sukkot events for the community this Sunday, both of which promise tons of...