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Gowanus »

Ample Hills Opens 2-Story Gowanus Ice Cream Parlor with Roof Deck

The parlor at Nevins and Union streets features two dozen flavors.

Long Island City »

Noise From Juice Cleanse Factory Is the Pits, Neighbors Say

BluePrint Juice is keeping Long Island City residents awake with after-hours work, they said.

East Williamsburg »

2,000-Person Music Venue Looking to Open in E. Williamsburg Steel Factory

The applicant, Brooklyn Classic, filed to get a liquor license for 319 Frost St.

Greenwich Village »

Blatt Billiards Closing Greenwich Village Factory After 70 Years

The pool table manufacturer gave DNAinfo New York a last look at its Downtown operations.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

H&H Bagel Factory Event Space Revealed in New Renderings

Renderings show plans for the building, which will also host the Antiques Garage flea market.

Rockaway Beach »

Sandy Shutters Rockaways' Largest Employer During Busiest Season

Madelaine Chocolate Company was wrecked by the hurricane, leaving 450 out of work.

Red Hook »

Cacao Prieto Rolls Out Latest 'Widow Jane' Bourbon

Red Hook's maker of chocolate liquors and desserts celebrates with a block party next month.

Bushwick »

Tortilla Factory Owner Pleads Guilty to Wage and Insurance Violations

Erasmo Ponce will pay $300,000 to the family of Juan Baten, who died in factory machinery last year.

East Williamsburg »

Hummus Company Agrees to $600K Settlement for Unjust Firings

Flaum Appetizing's owner settled to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in compensation to workers.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Owner of Tortilla Factory Where Worker Died Charged With Falsifying Records

The owner of Tortilleria Chinantla, where Juan Baten died after falling into a mixer, was arrested.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Girlfriend Visits Tortilla Factory to Mark Anniversary of Bizarre Death

It was the first time Rosario Ramirez went to the factory where boyfriend Juan Baten was crushed.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Bushwick Tortilla Maker Facing Safety Violations Year After Worker's Death

Juan Baten died at the Bushwick tortilla factory Tortilleria Chinantla in January 2011.

Midtown & Theater District »

Garment Center Hoping to Become Next Meatpacking District

The Fashion Center BID is hoping to attract new destination establishments to keep the streets alive at night.

Midtown & Theater District »

Garment District Factories Hanging on by a Thread

The event will bring together designers, manufacturers, real estate and labor groups to discuss the area's fate.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Fire Breaks Out at Inwood Factory

FDNY arrived on the scene of the fire at the Magic Novelty Company at 308 Dyckman St. about 1:17 p.m.