A Tree Shop Grows in Brooklyn
As the holidays approach, and the effects of the SNAP reduction deepen, food pantries and soup kitchens are expecting more people in need.
Small Business Saturday is November 30th.
Thirty-one coffee shops in 2.18 square miles, but residents don’t feel this Brooklyn neighborhood is over-caffeinated.
It’s becoming difficult for producers of artisan goods to stay in their home borough, though the brand is a big selling point.
Photo via Flickr You don’t necessarily need dollars to buy a slice at Lean Crust Pizza at 737 Fulton Street in Brooklyn. Lean Crust is one of Dan Lee’s family-owned businesses that accept Bitcoin as a form of payment. What is Bitcoin? Well, I’m so glad you asked! Bitcoin is a form of […]
Unemployment figures are one thing. How about the price of bread, the size of the rent hike, or the going rate for balloons?
The Coney Island Public Library will reopen on October 23rd. It was one of five borough libraries devastated by Hurricane Sandy, and “was completely demolished,” said Debi Ryan, Development Director of Coney Island USA. “There was nothing you could really save.” Rebuilding the library cost $2.6 million, said David Woloch, Executive Vice President for External Affairs at […]
Boat captains and bait shops in Sheepshead Bay, hit hard by Sandy, have been seeing less business than usual.