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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

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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.

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

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

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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 ...

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
... 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, Bushwick and Atlantic ...

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

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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

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

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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

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Simplistic math mangles the odds of affordable housing lotteries
City & State
Examining the 92,743 applications for 297 below-market units at 535 Carlton in Brooklyn, part of the Pacific Park (formerly Atlantic Yards) project, I found that low-income households struggled trying to snag, for example, one-bedroom apartments ...

Moving statues: Show celebrates Rodin's emotionally expressive sculptures - Brooklyn Paper

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 16, 2017 - 2:17am

Moving statues: Show celebrates Rodin's emotionally expressive sculptures
Brooklyn Paper
“It's hard to not respond to these sculptures viscerally.” “Rodin at the Brooklyn Museum” (200 Eastern Parkway at Washington Avenue in Prospect Heights, www.brooklynmuseum.org). Open Nov. 17–April 22; Wed, Fri–Sun, 11 am–6 pm; Thu, 11 am–10 pm.

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Sweet Chick is coming to Queens, co-owner Nas' childhood home - amNY

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 15, 2017 - 2:22pm

Sweet Chick is coming to Queens, co-owner Nas' childhood home
amNY
The hip-hop legend turned venture capitalist — who invested in the fried chicken and waffle spot Sweet Chick with the promise of expanding into his home borough of Queens — will see the chain open a fifth outpost in Long Island City late February 2018.

7 Brooklyn-Based Artisans Featured In This Weekend's American Fine Craft Show - BKLYNER

Prospect Heights via Google News - November 15, 2017 - 2:03pm

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7 Brooklyn-Based Artisans Featured In This Weekend's American Fine Craft Show
BKLYNER
PROSPECT HEIGHTS – Just in time for holiday shopping, the Brooklyn Museum is hosting the fifth annual American Fine Craft Show this weekend. The work of 84 fine artists, fashion designers, art glass makers, milliners, and sculptors from around the ...