They led a local community board vote to suspend presentations by the city and developers.
The website allows visitors to upload pictures, videos and stories about local businesses.
State Sen. Velmanette Montgomery said, "white people don't eat the way we do," about the closing.
"I wanted to hold onto what I grew up with," she said. "I know it's going to be gone one day."
The Bed-Stuy theater starts its performances in Brooklyn's downtown cultural district in March.
A forum on land-use changes in the neighborhood devolved into an argument Wednesday night.
The restaurant will take Cola's spot on Eighth Avenue.
DIVAS for Social Justice's robotics team used Lego and technology to find solutions for gentrification.
Officials plan to turn Atlantic Avenue into a "vibrant corridor" with buildings up to 12 stories.
Brer Rabbit The Opera , written by a Bed-Stuy artist, uses the folk hero to explore neighborhood change.
The name change was done as a comment on gentrification in the neighborhood, the artist said.
Head Hunter Barbershop on Bedford Avenue shut its doors on Dec. 31 due to an increase in rent.
Robert Snyder's book "Crossing Broadway" traces the neighborhood's many changes through the years.
Washington Heights and Inwood are home to 69 of the worst 206 buildings on the Public Advocate's list.
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