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Protesters rally against gentrification, violence, racism in first borough-wide march - Amsterdam News

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 21, 2017 - 11:11am

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Protesters rally against gentrification, violence, racism in first borough-wide march
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Protester's called out City Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo, who represents the 35th District in Brooklyn covering Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Prospect Heights and parts of Crown Heights and Bedford-Stuyvesant. “What are our politicians doing?” asked Alicia ...

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Historic beauty shines through lush design in this $3.5M Prospect Heights Neo-Gothic townhouse - 6Sqft (blog)

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 21, 2017 - 9:57am

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Historic beauty shines through lush design in this $3.5M Prospect Heights Neo-Gothic townhouse
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This four-story Prospect Heights townhouse at 577 Carlton Avenue, currently asking $3.495 million, has retained its historic details, while color, texture and inspired design decisions elevate it above many of its more ordinary brownstone Brooklyn ...

Who wants a drink: Nerd bar owner writes 'Cocktail Guide to the ... - Brooklyn Daily

Prospect Heights via Google News - September 20, 2017 - 5:45am

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Who wants a drink: Nerd bar owner writes 'Cocktail Guide to the ...
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Doctor's orders: Andy Heidel will host the book launch party for his “Cocktail Guide to the Galaxy” at his Doctor Who–themed bar in Prospect Heights on Sept. 30.

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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

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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
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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
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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

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Letter from the Editor: The Racism Next Door
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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
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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
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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 ...