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This New York ice cream shop is raising millions to become the next Ben & Jerry's — here's what it's like - Business Insider

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 19, 2017 - 10:14am

Business Insider
This New York ice cream shop is raising millions to become the next Ben & Jerry's — here's what it's like
Business Insider
The local chain was born in Brooklyn in the spring of 2011 to budding entrepreneurs Brian Smith and Jackie Cuscana. The couple began creating ice cream and baked goods from scratch, spending hours a day churning out their original flavors. Ample Hills ...

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Controversial Armory Project Will Get Public Hearing Tuesday - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 18, 2017 - 1:19pm

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Controversial Armory Project Will Get Public Hearing Tuesday
Patch.com
CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — Opponents and supporters of the city's plan to redevelop a vacant armory in Crown Heights will have another chance to voice their opinions about the project at a public hearing Tuesday. The Office of the Deputy Mayor for ...

Letter from the Editor: The Racism Next Door - Brooklyn Reader

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 17, 2017 - 9:22pm

Brooklyn Reader
Letter from the Editor: The Racism Next Door
Brooklyn Reader
racist neighbor, Brooklyn, BK Reader, racism On Saturday, one of our BK Readers in Prospect Heights posted this photo on his Facebook page of a sign that his neighbor decided to display in the window of his brownstone. According to him, this neighbor ...

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Man Killed In Early Morning Crown Heights Shooting: NYPD - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 16, 2017 - 12:35pm

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Man Killed In Early Morning Crown Heights Shooting: NYPD
Patch.com
Police said they responded to a 911 call of a male shot in front of 790 Franklin Avenue, about a mile from the Brooklyn Museum, at around 4:25 a.m. When police arrived on scene, they found the 20-year-old man who was shot multiple times in the torso ...

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Citi Bike Rolls Into Central Brooklyn - BKLYNER

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 15, 2017 - 8:10pm

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Citi Bike Rolls Into Central Brooklyn
BKLYNER
CROWN HEIGHTS/PROSPECT HEIGHTS/PLG – Citi Bike will roll out the final phase of the bike share program's 2017 expansion plan over the next few weeks, fulfilling the company's goal to increase the number of shared blue bikes across NYC to 12,000 ...

Remembering Michael Friedman through his musicals - amNY

Atlantic Yards via Google News - September 14, 2017 - 8:11pm

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Remembering Michael Friedman through his musicals
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Friedman frequently collaborated with the Civilians, an experimental theater troupe known for its quirky, documentary-style shows on such subjects as the Evangelical Movement, climate change and Brooklyn's Atlantic Yards. He also wrote original music ...

Huge Willow Tree In Brooklyn Garden Could Be Torn Down By Developers - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 14, 2017 - 4:38pm

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Huge Willow Tree In Brooklyn Garden Could Be Torn Down By Developers
Patch.com
CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — An old willow tree in an historic part of Brooklyn is in danger of being torn down by developers looking to renovate the lot it sits on. ... Get free real-time news alerts from the Prospect Heights-Crown Heights-PLG Patch.

Citi Bike expands to Crown Heights, Prospect Heights, Prospect-Lefferts Gardens - Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 14, 2017 - 4:22pm

Citi Bike expands to Crown Heights, Prospect Heights, Prospect-Lefferts Gardens
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
With Citi Bike's headquarters located in Sunset Park and a new flagship operations facility opening in Gowanus in August, Brooklyn has slowly but surely become the heart and soul of the citywide bike-sharing program. The service has 600 stations spread ...

Dale Talde's Restaurant Group Denies Fraud Claims Made In $3.5 Million Lawsuit - Gothamist

Atlantic Yards via Google News - September 14, 2017 - 3:35pm

Dale Talde's Restaurant Group Denies Fraud Claims Made In $3.5 Million Lawsuit
Gothamist
A lawsuit filed Tuesday in Brooklyn Supreme Court accuses chef Dale Talde and his restaurant group, Three Kings Restaurant Group, of fraud, alleging that the celebrity chef used resources, equipment and personnel from the Atlantic Social restaurant he ...

Edwardian Mansion in Crown Heights Offers Driveway, Quarter Acre, Original Details, Peace - Brownstoner

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 14, 2017 - 11:36am

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Edwardian Mansion in Crown Heights Offers Driveway, Quarter Acre, Original Details, Peace
Brownstoner
Last year, when one of Michael Bolla's clients became interested in Brooklyn, she asked the veteran broker to nose around and find an appropriate building as an investment. Bolla, senior global real estate advisor at Sotheby's International Realty who ...

Photo Of Alleged Brooklyn Wing House Shooter Released By Police - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 13, 2017 - 12:46pm

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Photo Of Alleged Brooklyn Wing House Shooter Released By Police
Patch.com
CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — Police released a photo of the man they say opened fire at Brooklyn Wing House last month, injuring three people. The man pictured above in a surveillance footage still, walked into the new restaurant on the corner of ...

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NYC City Council Primary Election In District 35: Laurie Cumbo Defeats Ede Fox, AP Says - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 13, 2017 - 5:19am

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NYC City Council Primary Election In District 35: Laurie Cumbo Defeats Ede Fox, AP Says
Patch.com
PROSPECT HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — City Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo defeated Ede Fox for the Democratic nomination in the city's 35th council district, staving off a campaign that sought to paint her as friendly to developers and real estate interests, ...

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Pedaling on: Citi Bike rolling to Crown Heights and Prospect Heights in latest expansion - Brooklyn Paper

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 13, 2017 - 2:20am

Pedaling on: Citi Bike rolling to Crown Heights and Prospect Heights in latest expansion
Brooklyn Paper
Growing: Citi Bike kicked off a new phase of expansion on Sept. 12 that will bring the rental service to Crown Heights and Prospect Heights and follows its 2016 push to nabes including Park Slope, where docking sites such as this Carroll Street station ...

Sept. 11 Services: Interfaith group gathers on Brooklyn Heights Promenade for words of healing, grace and mercy - Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 12, 2017 - 3:02pm

Brooklyn Daily Eagle
Sept. 11 Services: Interfaith group gathers on Brooklyn Heights Promenade for words of healing, grace and mercy
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
Pastor Adriene Thorne of First Presbyterian Church and co-head of the Brooklyn Heights Interfaith Clergy Association spoke this message at the neighborhood's commemoration of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks. For the past 16 years, clergy and lay ...

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