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Check out Code, Drink, Talk's November Meetup in Prospect Heights - Technical.ly Brooklyn

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 22, 2017 - 10:30am

Technical.ly Brooklyn
Check out Code, Drink, Talk's November Meetup in Prospect Heights
Technical.ly Brooklyn
One of our favorite Brooklyn Meetups is having a post-Thanksgiving happy hour meetup to ease you back into the idea of working for the startup you couldn't fully explain to your extended family over the break. Code, Drink, Talk will be at Finn's Corner ...

Classic Prewar Art Deco Co-op in Prospect Heights Across From Prospect Park Asks $1.5 Million - Brownstoner

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 21, 2017 - 3:06pm

Classic Prewar Art Deco Co-op in Prospect Heights Across From Prospect Park Asks $1.5 Million
Brownstoner
This two-bedroom Prospect Heights co-op has generous spaces, prewar details and views of the Brooklyn Museum and Botanical Garden. It's on the seventh floor of the 186-unit Turner Towers, the 1927 Art Deco gem at 135 Eastern Parkway. It's a corner unit ...

Just dough it: Take a cookie workshop in Prospect Heights - Brooklyn Paper

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 21, 2017 - 2:15am

Just dough it: Take a cookie workshop in Prospect Heights
Brooklyn Paper
A recently opened cooking school in Prospect Heights will teach you to bake, design, and decorate delicious disks of dough this December. Cook Space, an industrial warehouse-turned-culinary studio, will host a “Christmas Cookie Workshop” on Dec. 2 that ...

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Crucial Votes On Crown Heights Armory Coming Tuesday - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 20, 2017 - 4:00pm

Patch.com
Crucial Votes On Crown Heights Armory Coming Tuesday
Patch.com
CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — The New York City Council will hold crucial votes on Tuesday about the future of a controversial armory redevelopment plan in Crown Heights. The city's Economic Development Corporation is negotiating with Laurie Cumbo, the ...

Congestion pricing is the right solution – in the wrong borough - City & State

Atlantic Yards via Google News - November 19, 2017 - 8:21pm

City & State
Congestion pricing is the right solution – in the wrong borough
City & State
Much of this growth is the result of recent policies enacted during former Mayor Michael Bloomberg's administration, such as the rezoning of Fourth Avenue in Brooklyn and the influx of new residential development in areas like Long Island City ...

Affordable housing building in Brooklyn criticized: 'Maybe it's affordable housing if you make six figures!' - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 18, 2017 - 6:24pm

New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Affordable housing building in Brooklyn criticized: 'Maybe it's affordable housing if you make six figures!'
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
PROSPECT HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — More than 93,000 prospective tenants at 535 Carleton Ave., Brooklyn, applied to get an apartment in this luxury high-rise through a lottery. Some one-bedrooms cost as little as $589 a month if you meet the income ...

Annual Latke Festival returns to Brooklyn Museum in December - amNY

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 18, 2017 - 4:41pm

amNY
Annual Latke Festival returns to Brooklyn Museum in December
amNY
The tasting event and fundraiser returns to the Prospect Heights art museum for its second year at that location on Dec. 18. Latke lovers won't have to go any farther than the building's glass-enclosed lobby pavilion to sample more than 20 latke ...

12-Year-Old Crown Heights Girl Goes Missing: Police - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 17, 2017 - 10:45am

Patch.com
12-Year-Old Crown Heights Girl Goes Missing: Police
Patch.com
CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — Police are looking for a 12-year-old Crown Heights girl who went missing Wednesday morning. Adaliz Quinones was last seen around 8 a.m. Wednesday leaving her home on Bergen Street, near Albany Avenue, according to police. She ...

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Simplistic math mangles the odds of affordable housing lotteries - City & State

Atlantic Yards via Google News - November 16, 2017 - 4:39pm

City & State
Simplistic math mangles the odds of affordable housing lotteries
City & State
But averages are meaningless when it comes to such applications. My closer look shows that only 1,876 households fit the income guidelines for the 152 upper middle-income units. That's about a 1-in-12 chance, all before the applicants face full vetting ...