New businesses are opening along Myrtle Avenue with help from the Myrtle Avenue Partnership BID while the vacant lot across from Myrtle Plaza is being tended to by a local congregation.
Brooklyn has always been a dynamic borough filled with a diverse population, but the process of change has perhaps never been as rapid and deep as it has been in recent years and months. To get a feel for at least some of these changes, our reporters fanned out to several Brooklyn neighborhoods, looking for […]
In the wake of construction and higher rents in Greenpoint, Polish restaurant owner Krystyna Dura realizes she needs to adapt if she wants her business to survive.
In Bushwick, EcoStation:NY’s Bushwick Campus Farm is empowering young Brooklyn minds, one plate at a time.
The Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club is one example of new investment in the old industrial neighborhood of Gowanus.
A neighborhood’s boundary is hard to clarify–by both its residents and its visitors.
Rent rates on Court Street are escalating. As big box store stake their claim on the envied Court Street shopping space, they offer property owners what small businesses don’t. A better offer. It’s not only a loss to business owners, but also to this Brooklyn urban Mayberry.
Popular Prospect Heights bar The Way Station is a testament to the neighborhood’s constant evolution. While a nerd bar at heart, The Way Station attracts everyone from Dr. Who fans to music lovers, and everyone in-between.