Wednesday May 15
Maison Premiere's New Chef Lisa Giffen on Williamsburg Fine Dining and Frog Legs
Before venturing to New York, where she was "exposed to food that gave me the push to get a job in a kitchen," Lisa Giffen lived in LA, working for Sharpie.
Tue May 14, 2013
The New York Observer
Closing in on Brownsville: Brooklyn Gentrification Nears the Final Frontier
"So many of the civic successes heralded by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg," Ginia Bellafonte wrote in The New York Times back in 2012 , "might have happened in Lithuania for all the effect they have had on the lives of people in Brownsville," which Ms.
Mon May 13, 2013
Brooklyn Community Services: Chief Operating Officer
Description Position Summary Brooklyn Community Services seeks a mission-driven Chief Operating Officer who will be an integral member of the Executive Staff team at BCS.
Sun May 12, 2013
New York Daily News
Wrongfully convicted ex-con Anthony Faison hopes his book inspires others
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Sat May 11, 2013
New York Post
Gangs? ZIP on past
Last week, The Post revealed that some postal workers were scared to deliver to gang-infested Brownsville.
Fri May 10, 2013
Is Suri Cruise Launching a Fashion Line?; Keith Richards' Saint Laurent Tour Wardrobe Up For Sale
Suri Cruise to Launch Fashion Line?: The Sun reports that Suri Cruise, daughter of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, has signed a multi-million dollar deal to launch her own fashion line.
Suspect in 2012 Brooklyn rape arrested
The man wanted in connection with a 2012 rape and robbery in Brooklyn was arresetd one day after the NYPD released a picture of him.
Thu May 09, 2013
The New York Times
Diner's Journal Blog: A Cheese Shop in a Slim Crown Heights Space
The new cheese shop in Crown Heights may be called Wedge, but Sliver would be more like it.
Two Men Stabbed in Crown Heights
The victims were stabbed at 852 Saint Johns Pl., near Nostrand and New York avenues, about 5 a.m., police and fire officials said.
Wed May 08, 2013
NBC New York
Brooklyn Woman, 27, Missing Since Saturday
Police are searching for a 27-year-old Brooklyn woman who was last seen leaving her parents' home Saturday night and failed to show up to her job the next day.
State Sen. Eric Adams, Retired Cop, Targeted by Federal Investigation
Rising Brooklyn politician Eric Adams, a retired NYPD captain, was among the targets of a federal criminal probe , court records revealed Wednesday.
Tue May 07, 2013
Feds Must Reveal 8 New York Pols Currently Under Investigation, Judge Rules
The names of eight New York politicos currently in the crosshairs of federal investigators must be unsealed for the public Wednesday afternoon, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.
Mon May 06, 2013
The Brooklyn Paper
Park Slope: It's a mikvah mitzvah
Mazel tov: Rabbi Shimon Hecht welcomed the grand opening of Park Slope's Jewish ritual bath - a three-story facility on 15th Street where observant Jews ritually bathe in purification pools.
Sat May 04, 2013
New York Post
Blast from the past
The former congressman is on a political-comeback tour and appears days away from announcing his entry into the Democratic race for mayor.
Wed May 01, 2013
The Journal News
Dwindling property values in Ramapo
Why get approval to build when it is unnecessary? Whatever the Orthodox community wants, they get.
Rihanna's Hairstylist Opens New Salon in Fort Greene
"I want the salon to be versatile. I want to see a white girl getting a blowout, and a black girl getting a weave," she told The Cut .
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Brooklyn Edition of 'I'm Tawkin' Here: Storytelling...
Marking the launch of the Five Boro Story Project, producer Bridget Bartolini, author/performer Michele Carlo, and filmmaker Heather Quinlan have come together to present "I'm Tawkin' Here: Storytelling with a New Yawk Accent," a citywide celebration of New York storytellers and musicians.
New York Post
Bullets fly in Brooklyn police shootout
A gunman opened fire on cops last night, leading to an exchange of gunfire and a pursuit through the streets of Brooklyn, a police source said.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
New York Post
City gun deaths plummet
Deaths by gunfire in the city are down dramatically, far lower than the national rate, according to a new study - and Mayor Bloomberg credited his policing strategies for the downturn.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Now, Anthony Mackie to open Cuban bistro - Indiatalkies.com
New York, April 29: Actor Anthony Mackie is expanding his restaurant business by opening a Cuban restaurant here.