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Crown Heights Community Board Backs Land Use Changes for Manufacturing Zone

Brooklyn's CB8 approved a rezoning resolution to increase density and building heights on Thursday.

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PHOTOS: Asian-Fusion Food Trucks to Open Brick and Mortar Shops in Brooklyn

Domo Taco plans to open on Franklin Avenue in Crown Heights this May; Bobjo will open on Vanderbilt.

Bed-Stuy »

Mexican Bar and Backyard Taco Truck Opens in Bed-Stuy

The new Franklin Avenue spot Chilo's features $2.50 tacos and frozen margaritas. 

Bed-Stuy »

The Pines Owners Open New Farm-To-Table Restaurant in Bed-Stuy

The team behind The Pines in Gowanus will serve small plates and specialty drinks at Willow.

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Brooklyn Pop-Up Looks to Bring Back 'Lost Art' of Letter Writing

Snail Mail Cafe hosts pop-up letter writing sessions where people can mail cards to loved ones. 

Midtown »

15 Subway Lines Slated for Service Changes This Weekend

The  2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, L, Q, R and 42nd Shuttle will all be impacted. 

Crown Heights »

PHOTOS: Historic Brooklyn Brewery Gets a Makeover, Apartments and Retail

Developers hope to restore the Nassau Brewing Company complex in Crown Heights using 1900s-era photos.

Crown Heights »

VIDEO: Police Hunt 3 Suspects After Shooting of 17-Year-Old Boy

Video released by the NYPD shows the shooter and two accomplices, police said.

Crown Heights »

Get the First Taste of Butter & Scotch's New Dessert Shop and Bar This Week

The Smorgasburg favorite will open for two hours a day to preview its new Crown Heights location.

Crown Heights »

Brooklyn Winery Plans Second Location With Crown Heights Restaurant and Bar

The popular Williamsburg winery hopes to open a new spot on Franklin Avenue in late summer.

Bed-Stuy »

Where to Celebrate New Year's Eve in Bed-Stuy

A last-minute guide to ringing in 2015 in Bedford-Stuyesant with all-you-can-drink deals and more. 

Crown Heights »

Four-Tower, 209-Unit Building Planned for Crown Heights Laundry Facility

The seven-story project will replace the Sea Crest Linen site on Franklin Avenue, according to permits.

Crown Heights »

Retro Cocktail Bar to Open This Month in Crown Heights

Branch Ofc. is co-owned by a veteran of local beer hall Franklin Park and Clinton Hill spot Hanson Dry.

Prospect Heights »

Designer Pens Special Menus For Restaurants in Exchange for Meals

Crown Heights-based illustrator Lauren Hom, 23, has bartered her services as a letterer for free meals.

Bed-Stuy »

Affordable Apartments Among New Residential Buildings Coming to Bed-Stuy

Elliot J. Hobbs Gardens on Franklin Avenue will offer 92 affordable housing units.