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Crown Heights, New York is located in Dutchess County. Zip codes in Crown Heights, NY include The median home price in Crown Heights is $539,000 which is roughly $414/per square foot. More Crown Heights information.

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10 hrs ago | The Village Voice

The 10 Best Restaurants in Crown Heights

As Brooklyn's borough-wide gentrification sweeps farther and farther east, it's crystal clear that Crown Heights is under the hazy glow of kale-and-yoga tinted spotlights.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Eater

Coming Attractions: Berg'n, the highly anticipated beer hall...

Berg'n , the highly anticipated beer hall from the Smorgasburg/Brooklyn Flea team, finally has an opening date after a few delays.

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DNAInfo.com

'Soul Train' Dance Party Rolls Through Fort Greene to Kick Off Arts Fest

Organizers at Brooklyn's annual BEAT Festival are hosting a Soul Train dance party in Fowler Square for Brooklyn artists, fans and passersby - as part of a celebration to mark the unveiling of this year's festival lineup.

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DNAinfo.com

Here Are the Candidates for Brooklyn's 5 Vacant State Legislature Seats

Four of the spots have been empty since four elected officials moved to new positions on January 1, and a fifth office was vacated when William Boyland Jr. was sent to prison in March.

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Forward

The Doula Extraordinaire of Crown Heights

It was not quite 6 a.m. on July 13, 1981, when the phone rang in Rochel Vail's upstate summer bungalow.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

DNAinfo.com

Chickens Scratch Their Way Into Even More NYC Backyards

Amid the din of traffic from nearby Atlantic Avenue, a busy Brooklyn neighborhood is the unlikely place where people can buy fresh, organic eggs, courtesy of more than a dozen hens who live in a community garden.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Brooklynian

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"Love and Respect," it reads, with "love" printed in gentle, sloping red cursive.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Real Deal

New triangular building rising in Crown Heights

It's been five year in the making, but a triangular lot in Crown Heights is now poised to become a four-story residential building.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Brooklynian

Crown Heights Dress Code

"Love and Respect," it reads, with "love" printed in gentle, sloping red cursive.

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New York Daily News

Fare-beater who shot cop in both legs to spend 25 years behind bars

A Brooklyn fare-beater who shot a rookie cop in the leg pleaded guilty Friday and will be sent to prison for 25 years under a deal the wounded officer called "fair."

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

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At the Domino Sugar Factory Thru July 6, Kara Walker's 75.5ft long, 35.5ft high and 26ft wide "Subtlety" KaraWalker's "A Subtlety or The Marvelous Sugar Baby, an homage to the unpaid and overworked artisans who have refined our sweet tastes from the cane fields to the Kitchens of the New World on the occasion of the Demolition of By Stephen Witt A ... (more)

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Brooklynian

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"One of these people said the emerging agreement would call for bringing docking stations to Queens for the first time, in neighborhoods such as Long Island City.

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DNAInfo.com

Brooklyn Gay Bar That Opened in 1962 Highlighted in Documentary

Four years after the forced closing of the spot that claims to be the oldest gay bar in Brooklyn, two filmmakers are bringing the story of the Starlite Lounge to the big screen.

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Brooklynian

Affordable Housing in CH Discussion

While the strategies it suggests are "too late" for the posters in this thread and likely "too late" for Crown Heights as a whole, the strategies are used across the country.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Real Deal

Multi-family sales take off as Brooklyn market surged in first half of year

According to Ariel Property Advisors' half year report for 2014, the dollar volume of sales in Brooklyn topped $3 billion.

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The New York Observer

On the Market: We Were Looking to Move to BrooklynThat's Wherethe Artists Are

Crain's seems to think that Crown Heights and Fort Greene are still a reasonable places for the "creative class" priced out of Williamsburg and Greenpoint.

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The Real Deal

Business owners call for Crown Heights industrial zone revamp

Some building and business owners are calling on the city to rezone a portion of Crown Heights to allow residential properties to rise above light industrial facilities.

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The Village Voice

An Early Taste of Pacifico's Fine Foods' Brunch

In January, chef Shanna Pacifico left her post at Back Forty West after a seven year run working under greenmarket pioneer Peter Hofffman.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Newsday

White flags in a city that never surrenders

While Mayor Bill de Blasio was in Rome this week -- trying to persuade Pope Francis to bring his message of income equality to New York -- all hell broke loose when someone planted white flags atop the twin pillars of the Brooklyn Bridge.

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New York Post

Judge approves teen metal banda s $2M record deal

A Manhattan judge approved a nearly $2 million Sony record deal for a a trio ofa a teenage Brooklyna metalheads Tuesday, with one warning: Don't blow the money on Porsches.

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