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East Harlem »

La Marqueta Hosts Open House for Vendors Looking for Retail Space

The open house will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday Aug. 22.

Inwood »

Dyckman Seaman Grocery to Close After 26 Years

Owner Manuel Diaz said the cost for the space has doubled in the past five years. 

Fort Greene »

Myrtle Avenue to Get $50K to Attract New Business

The grant will help spruce up existing storefronts and draw new business to the avenue.

Bed-Stuy »

New Family-Owned Bed-Stuy Diner is City's 2,000th Accelerated Business

Emeline's in Bed-Stuy is the 2,000th business opened under the city's business acceleration program.

Upper East Side »

Second Ave. Restaurant Brightens Construction Fence with Hanging Garden

Firenze Restaurant has found a unique way to use the fence erected by the MTA.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Chain Stores Surge into Downtown Brooklyn

Nearly 20 chain stores have recently opened or are set to open in the Downtown Brooklyn area.

Cobble Hill »

Cobble Hill Business Owners Band Together in Face of Rising Rents

The Court & Smith Street BID would aim to drive foot traffic to local shops and restaurants.

Bed-Stuy »

Town Hall Addresses Bed-Stuy Small Business Issues

Bed-Stuy business leaders and city officials discussed issues facing small business in central Brooklyn.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy New Hot Spot for City's Top Bars Looking to Expand

A string of new Bed-Stuy bars and restaurants has opened in the last year by established business owners.

Bed-Stuy »

Cornegy Tapped to Lead City Council's Small Business Committee

Robert Cornegy was picked to head the council's small business committee and joins five other committees.

Central Harlem »

Twitter Founder Jack Dorsey Brings Small Business Talk to Harlem

The goal of the series is to bring small businesses together to create a climate of collaboration.

Jamaica Estates »

Founder of Marinos Italian Ices Dies at 97

Marinos Vourderis came to New York from Greece with no education and built a summertime treat empire.

Red Hook »

Tax Breaks Coming for Sandy-Damaged Homes and Businesses

Thousands of properties had their market values reduced and taxes lowered, officials announced Tuesday.

Cobble Hill »

Furniture Making Workshop Teaches Business and Design in Cobble Hill

RAD Furniture is conducting workshops for high school students at the Beam Center on Bergen Street.

Gowanus »

Gritty Gowanus Embraces Softer Side with First Bridal Boutique

The designer behind Schone Bridal is opening a bridal boutique and production facility on Third Avenue.