Brooklyn Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. From left: 56-02 Maspeth Avenue in Queens and 2283-2287 Third Avenue in East HarlemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Real Deal

    ... Avenue, boasts development rights of up to 104,500 square feet. Champion Realty LLC is listed as the seller. 4.) In Brooklyn, a seven building portfolio sold for $18.3 million. The Park Monroe II Rehab Housing Development Fund Corp. acquired the ...

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  2. Staten Island's Best Jewelry Store: Gerald Peters Gold Mine, Casale, B A Jewelers, Jimmy's Fine Jewelry among 2014 Readers' Choice favoritesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SILive.com

    ... a single showcase of children's charms until 1992, when they expanded their store to a freestanding location in Brooklyn and adopted the name Gerald Peters after his two sons. 2nd runner up: B&A Jewelers - 172 New Dorp Lane, New Dorp; 718-667-6700; ...

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  3. New Musical One Day to Premiere at 3LD Art & Technology CenterRead the original story

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Producers Big Block Entertainment / Scott Prisand & Jamie Bendell and Carl Levin announced today that the new pop-rock musical ONE DAY will have its New York premiere this spring, for a limited engagement at the innovative downtown performance space 3LD Art & Technology Center. The musical will begin previews Saturday, February 7, 2015, with an opening night of Thursday, February 19, 2015 and is scheduled to run through Sunday, March 1, 2015.

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  4. Arrested Development: The Saddest Building in Brooklyn Has Been Stalled for a DecadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Curbed

    It looks the same now, except more overgrown with giant weeds. And more trash. And more stray cats, apparently.] No doubt about it, 55 Eckford Street , at the Williamsburg/Greenpoint border, is the saddest building in Brooklyn.

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  5. Cup 2014: Curbed Cup 1st Round: (5) Crown Heights vs. (12) AstoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Curbed

    ... Let the eliminations commence! Crown Heights had a huge 2014. The neighborhood saw rents rise faster than any other Brooklyn 'hood, and it's no longer uncommon to see townhouses in the area sell for more than $2 million . And thanks to a crush of ...

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  6. Retooled 'One Day' to Play Off Broadway from Producers of 'Heathers' MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    "One Day," a retooled version of cult 1999 teen musical "Inappropriate," will play New York in a new multimedia production from Big Block Entertainment -- which produced the musical "Heathers" -- and Carl Levin . The musical, which premiered Off Broadway as "Inappropriate" in 1999, follows eight teens grappling with the perils and rewards of adolescence.

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  7. Ground broken in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | China Daily

    From left: Cheng Lei, deputy consul general of the Chinese Consulate General in New York; MaryAnne Gilmartin, president and CEO of Forest City Ratner; Bruce Ratner, executive chairman of Forest City Ratner Companies; Bill de Blasio, mayor of New York City; Zhang Yuliang, chairman of Greenland Group; and I-Fei Chang, CEO and president of Greenland USA, start work on an affordable housing project in Brooklyn between Chinese real estate developer Greenland USA and Forest City Ratner Companies. Lu Huiquan / For China Daily Chinese real estate developer Greenland USA and US partner Forest City Ratner Companies broke ground on Monday for a 298-unit affordable housing project in downtown Brooklyn.

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  8. Jewish, Muslim New Yorkers To Host Hanukkah Action Against Police BrutalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Switched

    When many families are home lighting the menorah for the first night of Hanukkah , an interfaith coalition will use the spirit of the holiday to demand an end to racial profiling and police brutality. On Tuesday Dec. 16, Jewish and Muslim community members led by the Arab-American Association of NY , Jews for Racial & Economic Justice , and Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice will gather in front of the Barclays Center in Brooklyn to urge Commissioner William Bratton "to end discriminatory and abusive Broken Windows policing."

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  9. Pet company helps keep Queens roadways cleanRead the original story

    Tuesday | PR Log

    ... plans on sponsoring the litter removal for at least a year in Queens. Some of her franchise locations throughout Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau and Suffolk are also planning to sponsor litter removal in their respective neighborhoods. For more information ...

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  10. Public menorah lightings around the globe include Brooklyn eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    Public Hanukkah celebrations are being planned around the U.S. and abroad, including one hosted by the Brooklyn Nets and a menorah lighting and concert at the Eiffel Tower. The Brooklyn Nets event will take place on Dec. 21. Other Hanukkah events are scheduled for the NBA arenas of the Miami Heat, Orlando Magic, San Antonio Spurs, Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks and Atlanta Hawks, as well as the NHL arenas of the Nashville Predators, Detroit Red Wings and the Columbus Blue Jackets.

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  11. NYPD are now seeking 6 in Brooklyn Bridge protest meleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    Six people who joined a massive demonstration in New York City over recent police-involved deaths were being sought Monday after police spotted them on amateur video swarming two officers trying to make an arrest. The three men and three women grabbed, kicked and punched the two New York Police Department lieutenants on Saturday night as the pair struggled to stop another protester from throwing a trash can off an elevated walkway on the Brooklyn Bridge at fellow officers policing a march on the roadway below, police said.

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  12. Go For the Food: Coney Island hot dogs in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newsday

    ... In Michigan and a few other places, coney is a generic term for hot dogs topped with onions, mustard and chili. Brooklyn's Coney Island has its own hot dog culture thanks to Nathan's Famous, which has been selling dogs there since 1916. But chili is ...

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  13. Two Young and Powerful Lawyers Are Successfully Building Their FirmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Black Enterprise

    ... and stayed with the firm for 7 years before opening up Mills & Edwards. Lennon : I grew up in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, and my first introduction into law was at the age of 14 years old when I was working in Manhattan family Court as a general clerk ...

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  14. Syracuse man gave up day job to pursue dream of designing action figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Post-Standard

    ... Grenada. Armstrong has drawn since he was a child filling notebooks and textbook with pictures. His family moved to Brooklyn when Armstrong was 17. He got an Associate's Degree in Digital Media Arts from TCI College of Technology. Armstrong laughs, ...

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  15. Titi Branch: Miss Jessie's Co-Founder Dead At 45 Years Old - So SadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | HollywoodLife

    ... made a name for themselves when they created Miss Jessie's Curly Pudding for their family-owned salon, Curve, in Brooklyn, New York. Later, in 2005, due to the success of their first product, the salon was renamed Miss Jessie's in honor of their ...

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  16. Where to Celebrate Hanukkah in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | DNAInfo.com

    ... Extravaganza" at Kings Bay Y Participants can make Hanukkah greeting cards and play the dreidel game at the Brooklyn community center, where there will also be a coloring station, a toddler area and performances for children of all ages . Jelly ...

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  17. Barnes & Noble Donates to Toys for Tots to Make the Holidays Brighter for Children in NeedRead the original story

    Tuesday | Business Wire

    ... and games that the company offers, and they delivered a full truckload to the Toys for Tots distribution center in Brooklyn on Monday. "This is the busiest time of the year for us at the Barnes & Noble distribution center, but the team was so ...

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  18. The day the sky fell -- 54 years after planes collide in air disaster over Miller FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SILive.com

    ... the remainder of the DC-8 jet continued flying in the air until it crashed into the Park Slope neighborhood in Brooklyn. Witnesses recall horrific sights -- people falling out of the planes' interior, passengers on the ground still strapped in their ...

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  19. Year of the Sheep: at groundbreaking for new tower, de Blasio and...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Atlantic Yards Report

    Next year, a Chinese diplomat reminded onlookers at the ceremonial groundbreaking yesterday for the "all-affordable" 535 Carlton tower--launching the renamed Atlantic Yards as Pacific Park Brooklyn--is the Year of the Sheep. The participants in the groundbreaking dutifully hailed Mayor Bill de Blasio's mantra, "There are very few phrases I like better than 100% affordable housing, so this program is off to a good start."

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  20. Photojournalist Scout Tufankjian to speak at New York UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Photojournalist Scout Tufankjian will speak about her experience documenting Armenian communities for the Armenian Diaspora Project at the 2015 Armenian Relief Society Youth Connect Program , to be held at New York University on Feb 28 and March 1, the Armenian Weekly reports. Tufankjian is a photojournalist based in Brooklyn, N.Y. Her work has been featured in Newsweek, U.S. News & World Report, Le Monde, Newsday, and the New York Times.

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