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Shuttered Sandwich Shop Needs Your Help to Reopen in Crown Heights

Syd's Serious Sandwich Shop is raising $75,000 to bring its cheesesteaks to a new Crown Heights home.

Crown Heights »

MAP: Development Booming in Crown Heights and Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

There are more than a dozen major construction projects underway or planned for the area.

Crown Heights »

Rezoning Critics Stung by Recent CB9 Vote Protest Outside Board Offices

The group Movement to Protect the People rallied outside CB9's headquarters Wednesday.

Crown Heights »

Man Killed, 3 Others Injured During Crown Heights Shooting, Police Say

A gunman shot into a crowd on Empire Boulevard, killing one and injuring three others, police said.

Crown Heights »

Brooklyn Gay Bar That Opened in 1962 Highlighted in Documentary

The Starlite Lounge closed in 2010 after its building's landlord sold the space.

Bed-Stuy »

Performer Brings Open Mic Scene to Bed-Stuy

Limelight at Corlette in Bed-Stuy is an open mic and networking venue for artists and performers.

Bed-Stuy »

Former Bed-Stuy Laundromat Sells for $4.3M

The sale at 75 Ralph Ave. demonstrates a widening gentrification in Bed-Stuy, experts said.

Midtown »

What You Need to Know About Subway Service Changes This July 4th Weekend

The 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, G, N and R lines will all have service changes this holiday weekend. 

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy Centenarian Remembers Life of Adventure at Birthday Party

Egbert King turned 100 on June 13. Friends and family celebrated during a block party on Saturday.

Bed-Stuy »

Tennis League Renovates Courts in Bed-Stuy's Marcy Houses

The Kings County Tennis League spent $22,000 to update courts.

Bed-Stuy »

Man Who Saved Bed-Stuy Gun Victim Shot to Death in South Carolina

John Morant, 41, was found shot in the back in a South Carolina trailer park Wednesday.

Crown Heights »

Police Seek to Close Nightclub After Bouncer Is Arrested for Shooting

Secrets on Nostrand Avenue was deemed a "nuisance premise" after its bouncer shot a man, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy Shooting Victim Meets the Man Who Saved His Life

Antonius Wiriadjaja, 30, met the man who saved him a year after being shot.

Crown Heights »

Bergen Street Bar Vows to Be Affordable Neighborhood Watering Hole

The new spot will open on Bergen Street at Nostrand Avenue in November, its owner said.

Crown Heights »

Phone and Bike Thefts Likely to Surge as Weather Warms Up, Police Warn

Crown Heights' 77th Precinct commander told locals they will put more beat officers on the street.

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