By Odochi Ibe on May 27, 2016 05:30 pm Are you looking for a place to call home. Apartment hunts can be daunting, so here are a few places we would recommend. Good luck! E. 13th St. & Shore PkwyÂ Available:Â Immediately Price: $2,025 Size:Â 2 Bedrooms / 1 Bathroom Details: ThisÂ large apartmentÂ is bright and sunny with only a short walkÂ to the bay, which will be [...]
By Alex Ellefson on May 27, 2016 05:10 pm Every great couple has a great story about how they met. Lenny Markh and Mariya Yudkevich â€” who tie the knot Sunday â€” have one of those stories. And Sheepshead Bites is happy to take credit as their matchmaker. The two should have been friends since childhood, and it was probably inevitable they would cross [...]
By Liena Zagare on May 27, 2016 03:08 pm Fresh produce is prized in Brooklyn â€” and to help you get the most out of your fruits and veggies, we’ve partnered withÂ local chefs to bring you simple recipes from fresh, in-season ingredients you can pick up each week. This weekend it’s Rhubarb,Â best known as an ingredient in Strawberry-Rhubarb pie. But there are many other [...]
By Mary Bakija on May 27, 2016 01:36 pm If youâ€™re hanging around the neighborhood this Memorial Day weekend, weâ€™ve put together a list of places and services that will either be closed or operating under a limited schedule on Monday, May 30: â€¢ Government offices and courts are closed. â€¢ There is no mail delivery. â€¢ All city public schools are closed. â€¢ [...]
By Alex Ellefson on May 27, 2016 01:26 pm The Parks Department reopened the long-shuttered portion of the Brighton Beach Boardwalk Thursday â€” just in time for the Memorial Day crowds. Gates blocked off a section of the boardwalk, between Coney Island Avenue and Brighton 15th Street, after the Parks Department began a project to restore the walkway. When the effort began in 2014, [...]
By Alex Ellefson on May 27, 2016 11:43 am There have already been a lot changes to southern Brooklynites’ commutes within the last year â€” whether its the proposed the F express train that’s tearing the boroughÂ apart, or closing stations along the N and R lines. Now, it looks like Q train ridersÂ can look forward to another modification, though its a little more abstract [...]
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