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Inwood »

Illegal Vendors Trashing 207th Street Are Bad for Business, Locals Say

The vendors congregate on a one-block stretch between Vermilyea and Sherman Avenues.

Crown Heights »

Dance Party and Light Show With 3,000 Balloons Coming to Crown Heights

The LED-lit balloons will fill a room at the arts venue Mister Rogers.

Park Slope »

Fifth Avenue Park Slope Farmers Market to Grow to Two Days a Week

The Park Slope market near the Old Stone House is increasing its schedule to Sundays and Wednesdays.

Boerum Hill »

Brooklyn Wedding Expo Brings Fashion, Food and Style to Atlantic Avenue

More than 20 local businesses will participate in the wedding expo on April 13.

Upper East Side »

Federal Court Upholds City Rule Regulating Art Vendors in Parks

The U.S. Second District Court of Appeals disagreed with artists' First Amendment lawsuit.

East Harlem »

El Barrio Celebrates Afro-Puerto Rican Heritage with Weekend Festival

The decades-old festival combines African, Caribbean and Spanish traditions and flavors.

Fort Greene »

Custom Canoes, Sesame Spreads and Potpourri Make Debut at Fort Greene Flea

Fort Greene Flea has some new vendors this summer, including Housatonic Canoe Shop.

Chelsea »

Trio of Restaurants to Open on Pier 57 This Summer

Fletcher's Barbecue, Butcher's Daughter and Van Leeuwen Ice Cream will all open up at the pier.

Upper East Side »

City Councilwoman Urges City to Postpone New Busker Policy

Melissa Mark-Viverito wants the Parks Department to push back and explain new performer regulations.

Williamsburg »

Bike Course, Urban Farm and Reading Room Head to Domino Sugar Factory Lot

Vendors and fitness classes are also headed to the waterfront lot before Two Trees' towers are built.

SoHo »

Food Truck Parking Would be Limited Under Proposed Vending Legislation

Councilwoman Margaret Chin's bill calls for new fines for vendors who park too close to fire hydrants.

New York City »

Vendors Celebrate As Council Votes to Cut Fines in Half

But Mayor Bloomberg has promised to veto the bill that reduce fines for street venders.

SoHo »

20 SoHo Food Carts Closed by Health Department

Vendors lost their permits for illegally operating 24 hours a day, according to the Health Department.

New York City »

Quinn, Bloomberg Clash Over Plan to Slash Food Cart Fines

Street vendors have been pressuring Quinn to reduce punitive vendor fines.

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