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  1. The 25 Coolest New Businesses In BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Often chided as the "hipster" or "stroller central" outer borough, Brooklyn, New York, is home to a thriving and diverse small business scene. We scoured its 71 square miles, as far north as Greenpoint and deep as Bay Ridge, to find the shops, restaurants, bars, and startups worth the trek from Manhattan.

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  2. Check Out Etsy's Offices, Which Are As Artsy And Quirky As Its Own WebsiteRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Etsy, the online marketplace that specializes in crafts and other artistic items , has a gorgeous office space in Brooklyn, New York. The company has been profitable since 2009, thanks to the site's more than 1 million active sellers, who made $895 million on goods last year.

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  3. Here's The Wild New Plan To Connect New York's Boroughs With A $100 Million Gondola SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Real estate firm CityRealty has unveiled a proposal for an urban gondola system, known as the East River Skyway , that would connect Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens. The design was presented at the Massey Knakal Brooklyn Real Estate Summit by Daniel Levy, president of CityRealty, and was inspired by the efficiency of high-speed gondolas in London, Rio de Janeiro, and Germany.

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  4. Meet Grace Choi, A Harvard Brainiac Who Is Showing The World How To...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Silicon Alley Insider

    In May, Grace Choi presented a startup at New York technology conference, TechCrunch Disrupt. Her idea seemed too good to be true.

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  5. Remember CYNK? A New Report Says It Might Be Tied To A $500 Million Money-Laundering SchemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Faux reports that this week, U.S. prosecutors brought charges against a group of men that worked on the same floor, of the same office building in Belize that Cynk listed as its address in regulatory filings . U.S. prosecutors chasing an alleged $500 million money-laundering and penny-stock manipulation scheme brought charges this week in federal court in Brooklyn, New York against a group of men who worked on the same floor of a Belize office building that Cynk listed as its address.

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  6. Ex-Aeropostale Executive Gets Eight Years Prison Over KickbacksRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Christopher Finazzo, a former executive vice president and chief merchandising officer at Aeropostale, was also ordered by U.S. District Judge Roslynn Mauskopf in Brooklyn, New York, to forfeit more than $25 million and pay the company $13.7 million in restitution.

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  7. A Rare Look Inside New York City's Only U.S. Military BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    New York City's only army base is nestled between the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge and the neighborhood of Bay Ridge in Brooklyn.

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  8. Lyft Reached An Agreement With New York And Will Launch TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Still, those concessions mean Lyft will be able to operate in all of New York's boroughs, not just Brooklyn and Queens, which was the original plan.

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    Jul 11, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Lyft will not launch on schedule in New York City on Friday night, despite a week of promises from the company to launch in the Big Apple.

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  10. Lyft Is Delaying Its New York Launch Until July 14 Because It Ignored The LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    "As it has done in every other city in which it operates, defendant has simply waltzed into New York and set up shop while defying every law passed whose very purpose is to protect the People of the State of New York," the order says.

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  11. 5 Vintage Photos Of The New York Police DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    New York's finest get to see every side of the city - from Times Square on New Year's Eve to the seedy underbelly of the subways.

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  12. 5 Stunning Homes That Are Less Than 1,000 Square FeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The winners of Apartment Therapy's annual Small Cool contest were announced last week, and each of the chosen homes is incredibly stylish in its own way.

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  13. The 14 Worst Tourist Traps In New York City - And Where To Go InsteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    But tourists, especially those seeing the Big Apple for the first time, often get sucked into expensive and overrated tourist traps.

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  14. We Took Part In The Latest Trend - A Dance Party At 7AM On A Work DayRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    It's called Daybreaker. It's an early morning dance party with yoga, fresh juice, heavy beats, spoken word poetry, a live band and mascots but no alcohol or mind-altering drugs.

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  15. The Case Of The Brooklyn Therapist With A $4 Million Medicare Claim Gets Even StrangerRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Wael Bakry is a physical therapist who - according to Medicare data - operated on his own out of a modest storefront on Ocean Avenue in Brooklyn.

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  16. 5 Brilliant Strategies Jeff Bezos Used To Build The Amazon EmpireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A cheetah can sprint 70 miles per hour , accelerating faster than a Ferrari Enzo .

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