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Developer Admits Pacific Park Project Will Take Until 2035 - The Bridge

Atlantic Yards via Google News - August 20, 2018 - 6:25pm

Developer Admits Pacific Park Project Will Take Until 2035
The Bridge
The developers of the vexed Pacific Park Brooklyn development (formerly Atlantic Yards) have quietly acknowledged–in a non-publicized document–that the full 22-acre project, with 11 more towers planned beyond the four already open, likely won't be ...

TV Company To Set Off Explosions In Crown Heights Monday: NYPD - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - August 20, 2018 - 4:51pm

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TV Company To Set Off Explosions In Crown Heights Monday: NYPD
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CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — If you find yourself near the intersection of Park Place and Franklin Avenue Monday evening, you may hear some potentially startling noises. A series of explosions will erupt in the area of 667 Park Place between 4 and 8 ...

At 59, a Gutsy Chef Makes Her Restaurant Debut - New York Times

Prospect Heights via Google News - August 20, 2018 - 8:16am

New York Times
At 59, a Gutsy Chef Makes Her Restaurant Debut
New York Times
Such was fate of the feathery greens that on a recent afternoon sat in front of Nasim Alikhani, the owner of Sofreh restaurant in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn. Ms. Alikhani was cooking spicy fish in tamarind sauce from the south of Iran, which she ...

Crown Heights Fire Kills Woman And Injures 9, Police Say - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - August 17, 2018 - 11:41am

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Crown Heights Fire Kills Woman And Injures 9, Police Say
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CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — A 79-year-old woman was killed and three people critically hurt in a massive blaze that ripped through a Crown Heights apartment building early Friday morning, officials said. The three-alarm fire erupted in Fresh ...

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Brooklyn Real Estate Six Months Later: Three Sold, One Off the Market - Brownstoner

Prospect Heights via Google News - August 17, 2018 - 10:04am

Brooklyn Real Estate Six Months Later: Three Sold, One Off the Market
Brownstoner
Here's a look at how four of our featured listings from six months ago fared on the market. First up this week, we have an elegant Colonial Revival with an Ionic-columned porch that's been modernized and restored, with loads of original millwork and ...

Permits filed for 552 Prospect Place, Crown Heights, Brooklyn - New York YIMBY

Prospect Heights via Google News - August 17, 2018 - 6:00am

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Permits filed for 552 Prospect Place, Crown Heights, Brooklyn
New York YIMBY
Permits have been filed for a six-story residential building at 552 Prospect Place in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. The site is a block away from the Park Place subway station, serviced by the S trains. Six blocks away is the Brooklyn Museum. Stephan ...

It Took a Village to Make Their Perfect Home - New York Times

Prospect Heights via Google News - August 16, 2018 - 9:31am

New York Times
It Took a Village to Make Their Perfect Home
New York Times
Near the Brooklyn Museum in Prospect Heights, a large and lovely two-bedroom co-op unit was asking $789,000, with maintenance in the high $700s. A nearby construction zone on the former site of a Key Food roared outside. The apartment was on the ...

Video: Chokehold Used In Crown Heights Robbery, Police Say - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - August 16, 2018 - 8:47am

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Video: Chokehold Used In Crown Heights Robbery, Police Say
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CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — Police are looking for the robber who tackled a woman, put her in a chokehold and stole her backpack. The thief attacked the 34-year-old woman on the corner of Bergen Street and Schenectady Avenue at about 11:40 p.m. ...

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Calling 911 On Black People May Be Hate Crime Under Proposed Law - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - August 15, 2018 - 4:03pm

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Calling 911 On Black People May Be Hate Crime Under Proposed Law
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CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — New Yorkers who call 911 on law-abiding people of color are committing hate crimes and should be prosecuted, according to a state senator who was recently reported to police for campaigning in his own district.

Teen Escapes Cops And Flees Into Crown Heights Subway, Police Say - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - August 15, 2018 - 3:56pm

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Teen Escapes Cops And Flees Into Crown Heights Subway, Police Say
Patch.com
CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — A recently-arrested teenager escaped NYPD and fled into a nearby subway, police said. An 18-year-old who had just been arrested on assault charges escaped police officers at about 12:50 p.m. at the 71st precinct at ...

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Eric Adams has faced less scrutiny than he deserves - City & State

Atlantic Yards via Google News - August 15, 2018 - 3:15pm

City & State
Eric Adams has faced less scrutiny than he deserves
City & State
... where were y'all?” Elected officials, Adams replied, “use different methodologies.” Since then, however, Adams has loyally backed the developers of Atlantic Yards (since renamed Pacific Park Brooklyn) and the operators of the associated Barclays ...

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Eric Adams's cakewalk should get more difficult - City & State

Atlantic Yards via Google News - August 15, 2018 - 2:48pm

City & State
Eric Adams's cakewalk should get more difficult
City & State
Elected officials, Adams replied smoothly, if unclearly, “use different methodologies.” Since then, however, Adams has loyally backed the developers of Atlantic Yards (since renamed Pacific Park Brooklyn) and the operators of the associated Barclays ...

Pompom The Runaway Chicken Is Missing In Brooklyn - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - August 14, 2018 - 10:45am

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Pompom The Runaway Chicken Is Missing In Brooklyn
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PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS, BROOKLYN — The neighborhood is all aflutter over Pompom, a chicken who literally flew the coop and has yet to be reunited with her heartbroken owner. Pompom, a one-year-old Polish bantam, escaped from her rooftop ...