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Brooklyn, NY: Most Popular Articles

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10 Pros & Cons of Shopping on Black Friday...
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8 Hanukkah Do's & Don'ts for Non-Jews
So you want to get your Jewish friend a Hanukkah gift? When and what should you buy as a holiday present for person who celebrates Hanukkah? Here are 8
How to Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge
How can you be in New York and not walk across the Brooklyn Bridge? Find out where to take photos, where to get on and off the Bridge, when to go, and more.
10 Best Things You Can Do in Williamsburg,...
10 Best Things to Do in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Here Are All of Brooklyn's Zip Codes by...
A list of over 60 neighborhoods in Brooklyn, with a zip code for each.
Store Directory: Brooklyn's Atlantic Center/...
A listing of stores, government services, restaurants and food vendors in Brooklyn's Atlantic Mall, also known as the Atlantic Center.
Top 10 Tips for Walking on the Brooklyn Bridge
So you want to walk the Brooklyn Bridge! Great. But do you know how far it is? And what kinds of shoes to wear (or not?) And which direction is the best way to go? Take it from a local Brooklynite! Here are the ten do's and don'ts of walking the historic Brooklyn Bridge. (Just don't let anyone try to sell it to ya!)
10 Tips for Black Friday Shopping in NYC
Black Friday is a huge shopping opp in Brooklyn. And Brooklyn shoppers — whether they visiting for Thanksgiving or live in Brooklyn — have more than a few choices. Go to the local Brooklyn stores and malls, which offer a good selection. Or, head to Long Island or upstate New York to the discount malls. And, of course, you can always head to Manhattan, a shopping mecca. Wherever you decide to shop on Black Friday, here are ten survival tips to make sure the day's efforts are worthwhile.
How Long Does it Usually Take to Walk Across...
How long does it take to walk across the Brooklyn Bridge? And what can you see from there?
Brooklyn's Gateway Mall: Brooklyn's Best Kept...
An introduction to Brooklyn's Gateway Mall, located off the Belt Parkway. Newish, and suburban in feel, it's a place where shoppers won't have a unique experience, but can accomplish a lot, and conveniently. Find out what stores are there, where it is, and what chain restaurants are located there, too.
How to Get to Brooklyn From Newark Airport and...
Traveling to Brooklyn from Newark Liberty International Airport? Here are your transportation options, including bus, train, taxi services, and driving.
Kwanzaa Events in Brooklyn
Find out what's happening in Brooklyn, New York in celebration of the holiday of Kwanzaa. With Brooklyn's large, proud and active African American and Caribbean American population, you can be sure that there are things happening for Kwanzaa. Find out more.
No School on Election Day: Public School...
No school on Election Day! Here's the basic public school calendar for Brooklyn and NYC public schools, 2014-2015.
Find Out How Long The Brooklyn Bridge is: In...
Have you ever wondered how long the Brooklyn Bridge is when you've walked or biked across? Here's the answer, in both miles and kilometres.
A List of Stores in Brooklyn's Fulton Mall...
Don't overlook the shopping opportunities in Brooklyn's rapidly changing Fulton Mall. Here is a listing of all the mall's clothing and shoe stores.
Last Minute Thanksgiving Reservations Still...
Find out what restaurants in Brooklyn are serving Thanksgiving meals this year, 2014!
How to Get to Brooklyn from JFK Airport &...
Learn about all the various ways to travel from JFK Airport in Queens NY to Brooklyn destinations, and from Brooklyn neighborhoods to JFK: by public transportation, car service, taxi, and driving your own car and parking it in overnight or long term parking.
11 Must-See Sites in Dumbo, Brooklyn
DUMBO is one of New York's treasured mini-neighborhoods. Here is a guide to interesting places to go and things to do under the Brooklyn Bridge.
Brooklyn's Top 10 New Year's Eve Venues for 2014
In New York for New Year's Eve 2014? Brooklyn clubs and venues are presenting shows, comedy and burlesque acts and hot dance parties. Get the scoop on Brooklyn New York's top New Year's Eve shows and venues on December 31, 2013 - Jan 1, 2014!
When is Cyber Monday This Year?
So you've traveled for the Thanksgiving weekend, and therefore missed the Black Friday sales. When is Cyber Monday in Brooklyn, New York?
After Thanksgiving, Dyker Heights Lights Up...
In New York for Christmas? Don't miss the wildly exuberant display of Christmas decorations in the Italian neighborhood of Dyker Heights, in Brooklyn. Talk about lit up!
How to Get to Brooklyn From LaGuardia Airport,...
Learn about all the various ways to travel from LaGuardia Airport in Queens NY to Brooklyn destinations, and from Brooklyn neighborhoods to LaGuardia: by public transportation, car service, taxi, and self-drive. Biking is not a good idea….
Where is the Best Shopping in Brooklyn?
Where's the best shopping in Brooklyn these days? It depends on what you're looking for. Teenage girls might head to the thrift and vintage shops, while their mothers might find better deals at Brooklyn's malls. Find out where to look for shoes, clothes, malls, craft and specialty markets, hand made items, and bargains, too.
New York's 6 Best Thrift Stores for Savvy...
Looking for cool vintage clothes either for work, play or a costume? Brooklyn's got a wide variety of vintage clothing stores that are worth a visit.
What's there? A Quick shopping tour of Atlantic...
What stores are in Atlantic Terminal Mall and Atlantic Center in Brooklyn, NY?
Find out What County and City Brooklyn Is...
Where is Brooklyn actually located? In what state and county?
JFK Kennedy Transportation: \$15 to Brooklyn's...
Get to Brooklyn from Kennedy Airport (or vice versa) by the cheapest, easiest form of transportation: public transit. Here's how to use New York City's airport to city system to arrive in Brooklyn faster, and much more cheaply, than by taking a cab ride or a shuttle to Manhattan.
How to Get to Brooklyn Bridge Park &...
DUMBO and Brooklyn Bridge Park are big tourist attractions and are among the closest destinations for visitors who walk from Manhattan across the Brooklyn Bridge. How do you get to Brooklyn Bridge Park and DUMBO's various attractions, such as Fulton Landing, Grimaldi's Pizza, St. Ann's Warehouse, art galleries and East River parks by subway, ferry, bus or car?
What's Best Direction to Walk Brooklyn Bridge?...
What's the best way to walk the Brooklyn Bridge? From Brooklyn to Manhattan? Or from Manhattan to Brooklyn?
Thanksgiving Prix Fixe Dinners
Don't feel like cooking Thanksgiving dinner this year? These six Williamsburg restaurants will be open and serving special prix fixe menus on Thanksgiving Day.
Williamsburg Restaurant Guide: The Best Picks
Here you'll find a list of the BEST restaurants in Williamsburg, Brooklyn organized by category and occasion. You can find brunch and take out, French food and health food, bar food and,oh, just about anything.
How Much Does Bklyn Cost? Average Rents in 12...
Trying to get a handle on Brooklyn's ever-more-expensive real estate market? Here is a guide to the market in a dozen very popular neighborhoods.
Top Picks of Brooklyn Holiday Markets:...
Shop local this year. Explore nearly two dozen wonderful holiday markets and craft fairs, both indoor
Best PlacSe to Take Photos on the Brooklyn...
The Brooklyn Bridge is famous for its views -- of Manhattan, the East River, beautiful bridges and of course the Statue of Liberty and NY Harbor. Where's the best place to take photos from, on the Brooklyn Bridge?
Your Best Guide to Shopping Kings Plaza Mall in...
Shopping in Brooklyn? Find out what stores are located in Brooklyn's Kings Plaza Mall.
When is the Manhattan-Bound Brooklyn Bridge...
You'd have to live in, oh, Staten Island not to have noticed that the Brooklyn Bridge is under repair. Drivers may be unpleasantly surprised to discover the Brooklyn Bridge is closed, and that they must drive across to Manhattan via the Manhattan Bridge. When is the Manhattan-Bound Brooklyn Bridge Closed to Traffic?
Where is the Brooklyn Bridge?
What does the Brooklyn Bridge connect, and where is it? Find out here.
Top 6 Things to Do in New York's Coney Island...
Coney Island is a year-round attraction. The beach may be closed in the winter, and the amusement park rides are, too. But you can walk the boardwalk, take a tour, go to a fabulous aquarium and have a good meal (or nosh a hotdog from the original Nathan's!)
5 Best Things to Do in Bklyn Heights After...
So, you've walked across the Brooklyn Bridge! Now what? Here are five great things to do in Brooklyn Heights before or after walking across the Brooklyn Bridge.
8 FAQs: Hissing Heat, Banging Radiators, NY's...
It's not uncommon for some units in Brooklyn apartment buildings to get too hot, while others suffer from too little heat. And with steam heat, which many buildings have, the radiators bang and hiss. What's up with that?
What You Need to Know About Brooklyn Shopping...
Get a birdseye view of shopping malls in Brooklyn, New York
New York's 100 Best Taxi Services (All...
To get a taxi in Brooklyn, one needs to call ahead. Find the names and phone numbers of over 100 different car services in 20 different neighborhoods.
What's Black about Black Friday, Anyway
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4 Best Things to Do After Walking Across the...
4 Best Things to Do After Walking Across the Brooklyn Bridge: DUMBO
Brunch in DUMBO: Top Ten Restaurants
Try out some of the top ten brunch spots in the Brooklyn neighborhood called DUMBO, right under the Brooklyn and Manhattan bridges. Have brunch here before, or after, strolling the Brooklyn Bridge to or from Manhattan. Or, combine brunch with a few hours worth of exploring DUMBO's galleries, Jane's Carousel, or Brooklyn Bridge Park.
How to Walk Across the Williamsburg Bridge
Tips on how to walk or bike across the Williamsburg Bridge into Manhattan.
Save Time! Everyone in a Rush Has EZ Pass
Find out where you can pick up an EZ Pass in New York City. Includes locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx.
Views & Directions to Red Hook Brooklyn...
Take a fun 20 minute boat ride from Manhattan! An IKEA Water Taxi runs from South Street Seaport to IKEA's Terminal. Page 7.
Brooklyn Christmas Events - Highlights
Whether you're visiting New York for the holidays, or staying home for Christmas, there's lots to do beyond wrapping presents and finding the latest recipe for eggnog. Find out what's happening this Christmas season, 2012, in Brooklyn.
Where to Get an EZ Pass, the New EZ Pass &...
If you're investing in a car in Brooklyn, and plan to use it to drive out of the city, then it's smart to save time by getting an EZ Pass tag for your car.
Looking for an Apartment or Home in New York...
Who's moving to Brooklyn? Everyone. College grads, young couples, new families, screenwriters, businesspeople, dreamers, graduate students, artists of all stripes, restaurateurs, professionals. Global citizens, immigrants and people from New Jersey. The simple arithmetic of real estate has been a driving force; you can get more space and a better location in Brooklyn than in Manhattan. Brooklyn’s the place to be. There are probably 100 reasons to move to Brooklyn. Here are nine
Top 10 Brunch Spots in Williamsburg Brooklyn
Williamsburg has plenty of brunch destinations to choose from, but these 10 will leave you in absolute gastronomical bliss. Choose the perfect brunch spot in Williamsburg Brooklyn. The best of brunch in Williamsburg Brooklyn.
Christmas Concerts in Brooklyn: Bach, Messiah &...
If you know where to go, you can find wonderful musical offerings during the month of December in Brooklyn. Here are a few, ranging from a festive multicultural holiday concert at Bargemusic, to performances by the acclaimed Brooklyn Youth Chorus, to community Christmas caroling.
The 4 Best Bargain Vintage Shops in Williamsburg
These vintage stores are perfect for the shopper who is willing to look through mountains of clothing to find the perfect, affordable piece.
All About Zip Codes in Brooklyn NY
If you want to rent or buy an apartment, mail a letter, or fill in an application for a credit card, and you live in Brooklyn, you'll need to know the zip code. Unlike, say, Manhattan, Brooklyn's zip code map isn't a nice, easy-to-read map with clean grid lines. Alas. Find out about that essential tool, the zip code.
Free Things to do in Williamsburg
There's no need to spend a dime to have a great time in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Here's where to find free movies, free shows, free booze, and free art in Williamsburg.
14 Things to Know about Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn
Bedford-Stuyvesant, or. Brooklyn, NY.
Where to Go and What to Do in Williamsburg,...
A visitors guide for those interested in visiting Williamsburg, Brooklyn, including places to eat, places to drink, and places to shop.
Williamsburg Shopping: Visit Grand Street in...
Although Williamsburg is a huge and sprawling neighborhood, you can have some fun, shop and window shop — and get the sense of this famous New York City hipster destination — just by walking around the few blocks of Grand Street on either side of Bedford Avenue. But come soon, as Brooklyn's changing changing fast; the next time you visit here, it likely won’t be the same.
Best Williamsburg Restaurants
If you're overwhelmed by choices on where to eat in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, this list breaks your options down into categories. Find every great restaurant for whatever taste in Williamsburg right here.
Visiting Brooklyn? Everything You Need to Know...
A quick overview of Brooklyn NY for guests of locals and tourists to New York City.
Where to Find a Movie Theater in Brooklyn
Find out where Brooklyn's movie theaters are, what makes each special (for better and worse), where they are located, and what's nearby.
Clone me! A Zillion Things to Do in Brooklyn...
Find out what's happening THIS weekend in Brooklyn with this at-a-glance listing of weekend events. There's something for everyone: free events, family friendly events, performances, art openings, festivals, fairs, only-in-Brooklyn fun, and things to do when you just don't know WHAT to do,but want to do it in Brooklyn! Listing updated every Friday for the following weekend; come back soon!
9 Top Neighborhood Animal Rescue Groups in...
Find your community of animal lovers in Brooklyn. Here's a list of 9 very different local Brooklyn nonprofit groups and organizations dedicated to helping cats, dogs and other animals in need. There's no better way to make a new friend than through a pet.
Hailing a Cab in Brookyn: 7 FAQ's for People in...
What's with the apple-green-colored cabs in Brooklyn? Find out about yellow and green taxis.
18 Things to Do on New Year's Eve in Brooklyn
Brooklyn New Year's Eve Activities — Things to Do on New Year's Eve in Brooklyn. Walk the Brooklyn Bridge at midnight. Go to spectacular fireworks. See a show. Hang at the hipster bars in Williamsburg, or dine at the tony River Cafe in DUMBO. Have a low key New Year's Eve, or do it up — you've got choices and can find it all on the BROOKLYN side of the Brooklyn Bridge!
All About Beacon's Closet - Williamsburg and...
Beacon's Closet is one of Brooklyn's most popular thrift stores. Sometimes you can find fabulous items, both for yourself and for gifts for Christmas, birthdays, and other occasions — for a song. There are two locations, in Park Slope and in Williamsburg.
Where are Salvation Army Thrift Stores in...
It's moving season. Where are Salvation Army thrift stores in Brooklyn? And, how do you organize a pick up for donating goods to the Salvation Army?
Our Comprehensive Guide to Brooklyn's Barclays...
To be opened in September 2012, Barclays Center is a huge stadium for sports and entertainment in the heart of Brooklyn located near the transportation hub at the Atlantic Terminal. It will be home to the Brooklyn Nets basketball team, and as many as 200 sporting and entertainment events annually. Get the calendar of events, find out where to eat nearby, and how to get to the Barclay Center in Brooklyn New York.
How to Get to Barclays Center, the Nets...
Directions for getting to the new home of the former New Jersey Nets, now the Brooklyn Nets, at Barclays Center, in Brooklyn, New York City.
7 Things to Know About NYC Yellow Taxi Cabs in...
Need a cab to get around Brooklyn, or from Manhattan back to Brooklyn? Here are 7 street-wise do's and don'ts.
Travel Brooklyn to LaGuardia (LGA) & Back...
Planning on taking public transit to travel between Brooklyn and LaGuardia Airport, or vice versa? Here's how to go, how much it will cost, how long it will take. 10 FAQ about getting to LGA from/to Brooklyn, NY.
Neighborhood Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremonies...
Come to a Brooklyn neighborhood and join in a festive public ceremony to light a Christmas Tree. Over a dozen neighborhoods host Christmas events in honor of the lighting of their beautiful Christmas trees, and start of the holiday season. Plus, of course, Brooklyn's many churches also have scheduled tree lightings, open to all. Sometimes there's song, food and a Santa Claus for the kids. The public Christmas tree lighting season begins in November, and runs through about the middle of December, by which time Brooklyn's Christmas tress are all lit up?
Find the Brooklyn DMV Office Nearest to You
Find out about getting a drivers license and where the Brooklyn offices of the Department of Motor Vehicles are located.
DUMBO, Near the Brooklyn Bridge: Tour Trendy...
Why & When to Visit DUMBO DUMBO, a tiny but prominent Brooklyn neighborhood on the East River, sits beneath
Most Romantic Restaurants in Williamsburg
Looking for the best restaurant to take a date in Williamsburg? Refer to this list of the most romantic restaurants in Williamsburg, Brooklyn to see where you should go on your next date night.
Your Guide to Brooklyn's Best Activities for...
Have fun with the kids in Brooklyn! Here are some favorite family-friendly outings, especially popular among younger children, up to age 10.
Thanksgiving Turkey Trot Runs in Coney Island...
Earn your Thanksgiving Day calorific feast by participating in a Thanksgiving Turkey Trot event. Learn about two fun Turkey Trots held in Brooklyn. One is scheduled in Coney Island the weekend before the holiday, and one scheduled for the morning of Thanksgiving Day.
Transportation: Atlantic Avenue Brooklyn to JFK...
It's easy, convenient and cheap to get from Atlantic Avenue subway station to JFK Kennedy Airport. Use the train to the plane! The total trip takes about a half hour, and the price can't be beat: It's under $15, which is a lot cheaper than taking a taxi. Here's how to go from Atlantic Avenue station in Fort Greene, near the Atlantic Center Mall and Barclay Center, to JFK, using AirTrain.
Tour of the 7 Best Vintage Shops in Williamsbur...
Bedford Avenue offers a multitude of shops, restaurants, bars and boutiques, and its vintage shopping is some of the best in New York City. Find great vintage shopping in Williamsburg, Brooklyn here.
Where to Donate Used Books in Brooklyn (It's...
It's harder than you might think to donate books in Brooklyn. The Brooklyn Public Library won't accept them, except once a year. Who will? Find out.
Flea Markets in Brooklyn — Discovering...
Discover twelve great places for flea market style shopping in Brooklyn, NY. Brooklyn's awash in great flea markets. Some run year-round. Others are seasonal. Find out where to shop for vintage clothes, antique housewares and cameras, old jewelry and retro, mid-century modern furniture and more, from Coney Island to Williamsburg.
10 Things to Do in DUMBO on Front Street
One of Brooklyn's most unique waterfront neighborhoods, DUMBO combines old industrial architecture with chic shops, interesting restaurants, and killer views of Manhattan and Brooklyn's famous Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges.
Can You Walk or Jog Across the Manhattan Bridge?
The answer to the question: Can you walk or jog across the Manhattan Bridge, which runs from Downtown Brooklyn to Chinatown in Manhattan?
When Is Presidents Day for 2014 and 2015?
The annual holiday is a great time for a quick winter getaway to and from New York and Brooklyn. Here's a guide to the three-day weekend.
Top 20 Retailers for Black Friday Sales in...
This list of 20 Brooklyn-based retailers include some of the most popular stores for Black Friday sales, held the day after Thanksgiving.
New Years Eve Dining-Cool Brooklyn Restaurants...
Where to go for New Years Eve this year? You can go to a Manhattan restaurant, but why bother when Brooklyn's an epicenter of excellent, small restaurants with inventive menus and a friendly clientele? Find out where you can make a reservation for a New Year's dinner as early as 5 P.M. or as late as midnight.
10 Bridal Stores in Brooklyn: Where to Find a...
Looking for the perfect wedding gown? Try these interesting bridal boutiques throughout Brooklyn, including Schone Bridal, Leanne Marshall, and more.
Black Friday Sales in Brooklyn
Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, shoppers hit the stores and malls for sales prices and bargains on holiday gifts on clothes, electronics, housewares, and Christmas, Chanukah and New Year's decorations.
Where to Buy a Christmas Tree in Brooklyn
Where, in Brooklyn, can you buy a Christmas tree? As it turns out, there are lots of options!
Give Cash for Christmas: 10 Spots in Brooklyn...
One of the season's most popular holiday gifts is a cash card, such as a VISA card with a prepaid amount of money. They are readily available in a range of Brooklyn stores. Find out where to give what many people really want for the holidays: spending power.
Things to Know When Visiting a Hassidic Community
All kinds of people live in Brooklyn, and some of the most picturesque areas are the borough's orthodox Jewish areas. As tourism in Brooklyn increases, are there tips to visiting an orthodox Jewish neighborhood?
Is the Brooklyn Bridge Walkway Open or Closed...
Planning to walk the Brooklyn Bridge? Find out whether there's construction detours on the Bridge, which is under repair until 2014.
True or False? Brooklyn is the 4th Largest City...
One often hears that Brooklyn would be the 4th largest city in the United States, if it were an independent city. Is this still true?
Where to Eat Near Barclays Center, BAM &...
If you're going to BAM, Barclays Center stadium, or Atlantic Mall, here are a 14 great neighborhood restaurants in nearby Park Slope for a quick getaway before or after your show or shopping expedition.
Getting to/from Brooklyn to Newark,JFK,LaGuardi...
Getting to and from the NYC airports can add both time and cost to a trip. If you're leaving from Brooklyn, or headed to Brooklyn, check out your options. Here is an overview of all the transportation options, and special articles on affordable mass transit services, from Brooklyn to JFK, LaGuardia and Newark Airports.
10 Best Things to Do in Greenpoint
Explore Greenpoint, within walking and biking distance of hip Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Here are the top 10 things to do in Greenpoint!
6 Tips for Shopping the After Christmas Sales
It's tempting to shop the post-Christmas sales, when prices are slashed. It can be frustrating, and expensive too. Are the after Christmas sales worth it? Get some tips about December 26 shopping.
Checklist: 10 Top NYC Landmarks to See from...
INTRODUCTION If you love New York City, you've got to love a walk across the Brooklyn Bridge. The pages
Do You Have Unclaimed Money to Recover from NY...
NY State has millions of dollars in unclaimed cash and accounts, waiting for their owners to claim the funds. Find out how to investigate whether you have money that can be reclaimed.
Christmas Shows in Brooklyn
Take the family to an affordable evening out in Brooklyn for a holiday show. And, with most seats priced at $15 and under, they're the cheapest theater tickets you'll find in New York City!
The Many Wonderful Places to Brunch in Brooklyn
You can have all kinds of brunch experiences in Brooklyn: organic, child-friendly, French, Italian, beefy and vegetarian. Get the scoop on the big world of brunch in Brooklyn.
13 Best Places to See Santa in Brooklyn
Kids love to see Santa, so bring them to one of these Brooklyn holiday for that classic childhood moment with Mr. Claus himself.
When is the Last Night of Hanukkah?
Hanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Lights, lasts for eight days and nights. When is the last night of Hanukkah? When is it over? When is the last moment for giving a Hanukkah gift during the actual holiday? Here's a calendar for 2014,2015.
Where to Drink Beer in Williamsburg
A list of Williamsburg's best beer gardens.
10 Best Chinese Restaurants in Brooklyn...
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Where to Stay in Brooklyn—Overview of...
Brooklyn is a great alternative to the high hotel prices in Manhattan. Here is an overview of hotels, bed and breakfasts, and more in Brooklyn.
Barclays Center Facts & Trivia: Jay-Z,...
Barclays Center facts and trivia: How big is the Brooklyn, New York arena? What does rapper and business man Jay-Z have to do with Barclays? What is the arena's rusty facade about? Who is
Where Is Parking At Atlantic Center Mall, BAM,...
Information about parking near three Brooklyn attractions: the Atlantic Center Mall,the Brooklyn Academy of Music, and Brooklyn Flea's weekend indoor winter location at the Williamsburg Savings Bank.
Parking Lots in DUMBO, Near the Brooklyn...
DUMBO is a major NYC tourist attraction, for visitors who walk the Brooklyn Bridge, attend events at Brooklyn Bridge Park, St. Ann's Warehouse, BargeMusic, or eat at Grimaldi's. But there's almost no street parking in this Brooklyn neighborhood. So if you do drive, where in the world do you park a car in DUMBO, Brooklyn?
Brooklyn History - An Overview
A look into the history of Brooklyn, New York from its original state as a Native American community to its current place as one of the most populated regions in the United States. Includes information on famous Brooklyn landmarks and dates of historic interest.
Sunset Park - Neighborhood Profile
Sunset Park, Brooklyn - A guide to Sunset Park, Brooklyn, including information on Sunset Park schools, post offices, restaurants, bars, and more.
Brooklyn School Holidaysin Jan/Feb: MLK,...
Find out what the 2013-2014 school calendar is for January and February, including Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, Presidents Day and mid-winter break.
9 Smart Things to Do When Your Electricity Goes...
Find out what to do when there's a power outage due to a storm, heat wave or some other urban mini-disaster, and you've got no electricity in your Brooklyn apartment.
Long Island Shopping Malls — Outlets,...
Find out what malls are near Brooklyn, in Long Island. They include high-end malls with such stores as Chanel, outlet malls (of which there are none in Brooklyn), and Roosevelt Field Mall, one of the top ten largest malls in the United States. It's easy to combine a trip to a shopping mall with a trip to the beach, a visit with family or friends, or a quick trip out of New York City. Shopping in a Long Island mall might be fun, an adventure, a suburban getaway. And while it might, it won't necessarily, be cheaper.
Where to Recycle Computers and Electronics in...
Where to Recycle Computers and Electronics in Brooklyn
Where to Buy Flowers, Trees, Plants in Brooklyn...
Where to Buy Flowers, Trees, Plants in Brooklyn - Nurseries and Great Plant Spots
Where are Public Bathrooms Near the Brooklyn...
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Complete Guide to New York's New Year's Eve...
What to do on New Years Eve in New York? Thousands head to Times Square of course. But for a lower-key, equally exuberant event, head toward Brooklyn's Grand Army Plaza for the fireworks display at midnight. For years, this was simply the go-to event for local Brooklyn residents. In 2012, however, Brooklyn is playing host to all of New York City; the Grand Army Plaza fireworks will be the only fireworks display in New York City for New Years Eve 2013-14.
Kings Plaza Mall Stores: Children's Clothing &...
Kings Plaza is an excellent place for shopping for the entire family. Find out what stores are in Kings Plaza Mall in Brooklyn, New York for children's clothes, children's shoes, and shoes for men and women. Stores include GAP, Baby GAP, H&M, Children's Place, Footlocker and many others.
When is Black Friday?
When is Black Friday in Brooklyn, New York?
Para Medical Jobs—Certified First...
If you're considering a medical job, you can obtain EMT training or become a certified first responder by taking courses offered in Brooklyn.
6 Common Noise Complaints in Brooklyn:Knowing...
Noise pollution. Street noise. Partying kids. Construction noise. Car alarms. Sometimes Brooklyn is just too darn loud.
Visiting Williamsburg? Top 8 Cafes for...
Where to go for snacks, coffee or a light meal when exploring Williamsburg near the
Where is Brooklyn Flea? Locating Brooklyn's...
Brooklyn Flea is a fun weekend vintage market and event that operates in different Brooklyn neighborhoods, and out of different indoor and outdoor locations, depending on the season. Find out where you can shop Brooklyn flea in summer, autumn, winter and spring.
Will Gowanus Parole Center, With 5,000 Visitors...
Brownstone Brooklyn and Gowanus are about to see a flood of ex-offenders, including some with violent histories. A January 2015 opening of the Gowanus Parole Center surprised locals, who are fighting back.The site will serve as many as 5,000 parolees, and as many as 2,000 every week.
How to Walk the Brooklyn Bridge
Here's a breadth of great information about the Brooklyn Bridge. It's designed for tourists and Brookynites with guests. Find out where to stay to how to walk across the Brooklyn Bridge, what's on the Brooklyn side of the Bridge, and even why the Brooklyn Bridge is known as New Yorkers favorite protest bridge.
5 Romantic Places in Brooklyn for Marriage (or...
Visit Mother Nature and watch her mating games at two almost-free romantic destinations in Brooklyn, whether for Valentine's Day or other special occasions: the NY Aquarium in Coney Island and the Prospect Park Zoo.
Best Brooklyn Coffee Shops
These seven independent coffee shops are great choices for your caffeine needs.
Review of Dumont, a restaurant in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, with great hamburgers and fantastic atmosphere. Address: 432 Union Ave (Williamsburg), Phone: (718) 486-7717
Where is the IRS Office in Brooklyn, NY?
Where is the IRS Office in Brooklyn, NY?
Where is the Atlantic Mall in Brooklyn NY?
An answer to the question, Where is the Atlantic Mall?
Brooklyn Bridge Park, A Visitors Guide to New...
Brooklyn Bridge Park, nestled on the shore across from lower Manhattan, is a sports and cultural venue, with a lively calendar of concerts, summer outdoor movies, outdoor exercise classes, chess instruction, kayaking and more. Brooklyn's newest large public park.Many Brooklynites haven't visited yet, but should: it has spectacular views of New York Harbor, the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges, lower Manhattan, East Riverboat traffic, and of course, views of Lady Liberty.
10 Tips on Renting an Apartment in Brooklyn
Tips on Renting an Apartment in Brooklyn
The 8 Best Music Venues in Williamsburg
Hear great indie music in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, whether it's at bigger venues like The Music Hall of Williamsburg, or smaller, hole-in-the-wall places like Cameo. Any of these venues offer up band after band on the weekends.
9 Things to Know About Getting Tickets to...
So you want to go to a concert or game at Barclays Center? Here are nine things that you need to know, including ticket costs, seating information, and more.
Cheap Fun in NY: Ride 1930s-Era Holiday...
Looking for some inexpensive holiday fun in New York between Thanksgiving and Christmas? Thanks to the Brooklyn-based NY Transit Museum, you can hop on a vintage subway for a quick ride across the East River, for the price of a regular subway or bus fare. Admire the old seats, quaint flooring, and styling. The cars date from 1930's to the 1970s. It's great family fun for kids who love trains!
Your Guide to Brooklyn's Best Bowling Alleys
Looking for a place to go bowling in Brooklyn? Try your luck at one of these tried-and-true establishments, including bowling costs and locations.
21 Perfect Mother's Day Gifts You Can Give on a...
If you're a teenager or an adult living at home, and cash is short, here are 21 great ideas for Mother's Day gifts.
Brooklyn Zip Codes by Number: What Neighborhood...
Brooklyn Reverse Zip Code Guide — A listing by number of zip codes in Brooklyn, NY and for each, what Brooklyn neighborhood is assigned that zip code.
Romantic Restaurants in Brooklyn
Romantic Restaurants in Brooklyn - Your guide to Brooklyn's most romantic restaurants and date-worthy destinations. From the romantic River Cafe to candlelit Lucali, find information on Brooklyln's best romantic hotspots, perfect for Valentine's Day (or any day!) in Brooklyn.
Williamsburg's Nitehawk Cinema: Fun!
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Where to Shop for Sneakers in Brooklyn: At...
Where to shop for sneakers in Brooklyn: At Fulton Mall, the sneaker's the thing!
Best Couture Vintage Shops - Williamsburg
Williamsburg has a great of vintage shops specializing in designer labels or unusual brands from Europe. If you're looking for a great vintage piece for a special occasion, or a designer label handbag for less, these are the shops for you.
Brooklyn Children's Museum Halloween Monster Mash
For family fun on Halloween in Brooklyn, bring the kids to the Brooklyn Children's Museum events. They're scheduled before the actual day of Halloween, but you can come in costume, enjoy a monster dance party with a live DJ (in costume of course) and generally have a great time. There's so much excitement you won't even notice there's not a lot of sugar and candy either!
Best Williamsburg Bars for Fall
These ten bars are the perfect places to celebrate Fall and Winter in Brooklyn - perfect for a whiskey served with a side of cozy atmosphere. So put on your flannels and tights and settle into these Williamsburg favorites.
Smorgasburg - Saturday Williamsburg Food Market
Smorgasburg is a gigantic Saturday food market in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, hosted by The Brooklyn Flea.
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