(Photo by barchordbrooklyn / instagram [https://www.instagram.com/p/BEHa1r9sZ8y/?taken-by=barchordbrooklyn])We were appalled at Renthop’s newest “study” [https://www.renthop.com/study/new-york-city-ny/summerscore-article.html]which ranked the best summer neighborhoods on factors like outdoor cafes and nearby parks, but completely ignored the outdoor dining and bar
Alexis wearing her Albemarle Maxi Dress [http://www.alexismera.com/collections/dresses/products/coming-april-albemarle-maxi-dress-in-grey-heather] . (Photo via Alexis Mera)Local fashion designer Alexis Mera [http://www.alexismera.com/] was so inspired by the neighborhood that she named all of her pieces after streets in the neighborhood. Now she has a popup
Photo via Bar Chord [https://www.facebook.com/BarChord/photos/a.343670689123771.1073741829.142374215920087/343670669123773/?type=1&theater] Now that spring has finally arrived and summer is just around the corner, we can’t stop thinking about eating outside! So, where can we go when we feel like kicking back
Photo courtesy the Flatbush Development CorporationThis is something we can definitely raise our glass to! Beginning this Sunday, March 1, you’ll be able to get your fill of everything from beer to hot cider, and more, for far less than normal. Thanks to the Flatbush Development Corporation [http://fdconline.
Dozens of neighbors, including business owners and civic leaders, gathered at Lea [leabrooklyn.com] (1022 Cortelyou Road) yesterday afternoon to urge the 70th Precinct [http://www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/html/precincts/precinct_070.shtml] for a greater police presence in the area following the armed robberies at Mimi’s
After serving dinner following its opening [/blog/business/scenes-from-the-soft-opening-of-lea] at the end of December, and brunch [/blog/food/lea-now-serving-brunch-on-weekends] several weeks after that, Lea [http://www.leabrooklyn.com/] (1022 Cortelyou Road at Stratford) will begin offering breakfast and lunch starting today. The restaurant, which is run by Ben Heemskerk and
New Italian joint Lea [http://www.leabrooklyn.com] (1022 Cortelyou Road on the corner of Stratford Road) has been serving dinner [/blog/business/scenes-from-the-soft-opening-of-lea] for several weeks, and now they’re expanding their hours with weekend brunch service, Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-3:30pm. The menu includes deliciousness like a