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Hungry for Greek food? Check out these 5 new NYC spots - WABC-TV

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 20, 2018 - 10:30am

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Hungry for Greek food? Check out these 5 new NYC spots
WABC-TV
Interested in trying some new Greek spots in New York City? You're in luck: we've found the freshest businesses to fill the bill, offering everything from souvlaki and gyros to grilled octopus and lobster. Here are the newest places to check out the ...

The Never-Ending Struggle to Sustain a Small Business - The Atlantic

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 20, 2018 - 7:01am

The Atlantic
The Never-Ending Struggle to Sustain a Small Business
The Atlantic
That idea became Bar Sepia, one of a few small businesses that helped build a vibrant block in a then-rough part of Prospect Heights, Brooklyn—before a wave of development gentrified the neighborhood, and a new landlord decided to sell the building ...

How the Borough President Is Essentially Backing 80 Flatbush - The Bridge

Atlantic Yards via Google News - June 19, 2018 - 7:31pm

The Bridge
How the Borough President Is Essentially Backing 80 Flatbush
The Bridge
When Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams weighed in last week on the hotly contested, two-tower 80 Flatbush project, what drew most of the attention was his proposal to chop the height of the larger tower. Adams .... subject to later negotiations ...

Slumlord's Tenants Fear Pending Sale Means Gentrification - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 19, 2018 - 12:25pm

Patch.com
Slumlord's Tenants Fear Pending Sale Means Gentrification
Patch.com
CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN — A notorious slumlord is selling a batch of Crown Heights buildings to a large investment company and tenants fear they're headed from the frying pan to the gentrified fire. Rubin Dukler — named the 11th worst landlord in ...

Good sport: PLG bar opens in time for kickoff of daily World Cup games throughout tourney - Brooklyn Paper

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 19, 2018 - 2:20am

Brooklyn Paper
Good sport: PLG bar opens in time for kickoff of daily World Cup games throughout tourney
Brooklyn Paper
... Street in Williamsburg, Woodwork on Vanderbilt Avenue in Prospect Heights, Michelle's Cocktail Lounge on Bedford Avenue in Flatbush, and Black Forest Brooklyn's outposts in Carroll Gardens and Fort Greene are all also showing games for thirsty ...

Assistant Editor, All That's Interesting - mediabistro.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 18, 2018 - 10:30pm

Assistant Editor, All That's Interesting
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You'll be working out of our office in Prospect Heights in Brooklyn, New York. Compensation is $47.5k a year along with health insurance benefits, a free monthly unlimited MTA card, partial cell phone reimbursement, matching 401k after your first year ...

Fire Erupts In Prospect-Lefferts Gardens Apartment Building: FDNY - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 18, 2018 - 10:16am

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Fire Erupts In Prospect-Lefferts Gardens Apartment Building: FDNY
Patch.com
PROSPECT-LEFFERTS GARDENS, BROOKLYN -- Flames erupted in a President Street apartment building Monday morning, said the FDNY. Firefighters rushed to the four-story building at 1140 President St. near Rogers Avenue at about 9:45 a.m., said an ...

Brooklyn Man Facebook Lived Attack on Homeless Man, DA Says - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 15, 2018 - 2:12pm

Patch.com
Brooklyn Man Facebook Lived Attack on Homeless Man, DA Says
Patch.com
PROSPECT-LEFFERTS GARDENS, BROOKLYN — A Brooklyn man who filmed his brutal attack of a homeless man on Facebook Live will spend five years in prison, prosecutors announced. Daquan King, 24, was sentenced after he confessed to throwing ...

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Homeless man accused of attempting to kidnap toddler in Brooklyn - WABC-TV

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 15, 2018 - 6:56am

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Homeless man accused of attempting to kidnap toddler in Brooklyn
WABC-TV
A homeless man is facing attempted kidnapping charges after police say he grabbed a toddler in a stroller. It happened Wednesday night in Prospect Heights. A 32-year-old woman was pushing her 2-year-old son in a stroller when police say 27-year-old ...

The 96-Year-Old Brooklyn Judge Standing Up to the Supreme Court - New York Times

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 14, 2018 - 2:56pm

New York Times
The 96-Year-Old Brooklyn Judge Standing Up to the Supreme Court
New York Times
Ms. Watson was staying with Mr. Thompson and his wife at their apartment in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn. When the police arrived with emergency medical workers, they said they needed to come in to see the baby, but Mr. Thompson refused to let them enter ...

Man tries to kidnap 2-year-old boy in stroller in Brooklyn: police - WPIX 11 New York

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 14, 2018 - 2:46pm

WPIX 11 New York
Man tries to kidnap 2-year-old boy in stroller in Brooklyn: police
WPIX 11 New York
PROSPECT HEIGHTS, Brooklyn – A man tried to kidnap a 2-year-old boy in Brooklyn Wednesday night, police said. The 32-year-old mom was pushing her son in a stroller near Prospect Park when Mathew Waly, 27, walked up and allegedly grabbed the ...

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Brooklyn Tops List Of Rat Complaints In NYC - BKLYNER

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 14, 2018 - 2:04pm

BKLYNER
Brooklyn Tops List Of Rat Complaints In NYC
BKLYNER
Last December, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams took a tour of rat riddled areas in Prospect Heights. Bed-Stuy had the biggest rat problem, with 1,265 complaints made in 2017. Harlem followed with 865 complaints, and the Upper West Side came in ...

Weekend Art Events: June 15-17 ('As U Like It,' Party To Protect, Podcast Fest & More) - BKLYNER

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 14, 2018 - 11:05am

BKLYNER
Weekend Art Events: June 15-17 ('As U Like It,' Party To Protect, Podcast Fest & More)
BKLYNER
The forecast is looking beautiful for Father's Day weekend (need gift ideas?), so spend some time with dad and head over to some of the fun events lined up including concerts, garden parties, and the 44th Annual Seventh Heaven Street Fair. Check the ...

Brooklyn's hottest neighborhood doesn't end in 'burg' - New York Post

Prospect Heights via Google News - June 13, 2018 - 9:12pm

New York Post
Brooklyn's hottest neighborhood doesn't end in 'burg'
New York Post
The area has traditionally been home to single- and multi-family townhouses, and rent-stabilized units — and now, following demand from locals priced out of neighboring areas, like Prospect Heights, builders are serving up even more market-rate ...