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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
10 Best Things You Can Do in Williamsburg,...
10 Best Things to Do in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Dyker Heights Lights Up with Xmas Extravaganza
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 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.
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.
Brooklyn's Top 10 New Year's Eve Venues for 2014
In New York for New Year's Eve ? 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!
Here Are All of Brooklyn's Zip Codes by...
A list of over 60 neighborhoods in Brooklyn, with a zip code for each.
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.
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.
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!)
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.
Public School Calendar 2014-15
No school on Election Day! Here's the basic public school calendar for Brooklyn and NYC public schools, 2014-2015.
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!
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.
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.
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?
Top Picks of Brooklyn Holiday Markets:...
Shop local this year. Explore nearly two dozen wonderful holiday markets and craft fairs, both indoor
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.
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.
What's there? A Quick shopping tour of Atlantic...
What stores are in Atlantic Terminal Mall and Atlantic Center in Brooklyn, NY?
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.
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.
5 Tips on Giving Hanukkah Presents at Christmas
How to give a Hanukkah gift at Christmas: 5 tips.
Brooklyn Hanukkah Tips:Does Your Boss (or...
Should you give a Hanukkah or a Christmas gift to your boss? Well, the first thing is to know whether the boss is Jewish! See 10 tips from Brooklyn for Hanukkah: How to know if your boss celebrates Hanukkah.
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.
Where is the Brooklyn Bridge?
What does the Brooklyn Bridge connect, and where is it? Find out here.
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….
Your Best Guide to Shopping Kings Plaza Mall in...
Shopping in Brooklyn? Find out what stores are located in Brooklyn's Kings Plaza Mall.
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!)
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.
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.
See the Nutcracker for Christmas in Brooklyn:...
Want to see a holiday performance in December in Brooklyn, New York? There are multiple performances of the Christmas holiday classic, The Nutcracker, being shown in Brooklyn during December 2012. They range from the American Ballet Theater to an excellent performance by a local Russian ballet school.
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.
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.
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!
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?
Find out What County and City Brooklyn Is...
Where is Brooklyn actually located? In what state and county?
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.
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 the Difference between Atlantic Center...
What's in a name, if you're not a developer? Not that much. Brooklyn residents call this two-part mall by one name: The Atlantic Mall. Or do we?
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.
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?
When Are Hanukkah Menorah Lightings at...
Hanukkah is the Festival of Lights. And, appropriatelyl, in Brooklyn, you can attend a public celebration, a lighting of a public menorah. Find out where and when to join a menorah lighting in celebration of Hanukkah in Brooklyn.
What You Need to Know About Brooklyn Shopping...
Get a birdseye view of shopping malls in Brooklyn, New York
Where are the Fireworks for New Year's Eve in...
Celebrate the beginning of New Year 2014 with a gorgeous display of fireworks — in Brooklyn. Find out where and when to see the fabulous New York New Years Eve fireworks in Brooklyn.
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.
Where to Buy a Christmas Tree in Brooklyn-Onlin...
Where, in Brooklyn, can you buy a Christmas tree? As it turns out, there are lots of options!
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?
How to Walk Across the Williamsburg Bridge
Tips on how to walk or bike across the Williamsburg Bridge into Manhattan.
14 Things to Know about Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn
Bedford-Stuyvesant, or. Brooklyn, NY.
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?
Hanukkah Events in Brooklyn, New York
Hanukkah Events in Brooklyn: What's happening for Hanukkah in Brooklyn? Find out about special things to do with friends and family, whether you live here, or are visiting from Manhattan or Minneapolis, Milano or Kfar Masaryk. Eat latkes, see menorahs being lit in public plazas, and go to community Hanukah parties. After all, it's Brooklyn! Happy holidays.
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!
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?
New Year's Eve Walk Over the Brooklyn Bridge: FAQ
This New Year's Eve, take a walk over the Brooklyn Bridge to mark the shift from the old to the new year. It's beautiful, and there will be a lot of foot traffic going in both directions, especially if the weather is fine.
Visiting Brooklyn? Everything You Need to Know...
A quick overview of Brooklyn NY for guests of locals and tourists to New York City.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
10 Pros & Cons of Shopping on Black Friday...
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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.
Tolls Went Up: Get an E-Z Pass
E-Z 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
4 Best Things to Do After Walking Across the...
4 Best Things to Do After Walking Across the Brooklyn Bridge: DUMBO
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?
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.
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
Christmas for Kids in Brooklyn
Christmas for Kids in Brooklyn
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.
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.
Latkes to Go for Parties
Latkes, the traditional Jewish Hanukkah food, aren't hard to find in Brooklyn. They are standard fare at Polish restaurants, Jewish delis and some Russian restaurants, too. But the question is, where are the borough's best latkes? Find out where to go for a latke meal, or to order in the dozens for your at-home Hanukkah party, Hanuka brunch, or Chanukah cocktail event.(Also, find out about fancy latkes: Read about the Brooklyn Latke Festival and more.
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.
6 FAQ about Hanukkah Gifts. Dreidel-Reindeer...
Overwhelmed by having to be politically correct with your Hanukkah and Christmas gift giving? Check out these funny but practical six FAQ, drawn on wisdom from Brooklyn NY about who and when to give Hanukkah presents.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
Brooklyn Hanukkah Guide
How is Hanukkah celebrated in Brooklyn, New York? Find out when to celebrate, where to find public menorah lightings, where to shop, and get tips for non-Jewish friends who want to celebrate the holiday with you! (And no, it doesn't matter if you spell it Hanukah, Hanuka, Chanukah, or Hanukkah!)
Parking At Atlantic Center Mall, BAM, in Fort...
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.
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
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.
The Meat Hook and Brooklyn Kitchen
Learn more about The Meat Hook and The Brooklyn Kitchen, a butchery and foodie haven in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Address: 100 Frost Street Brooklyn, NY. Phone: (718) 389-2982
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.
5 Brooklyn Itineraries for A New Years Eve...
Not sure what to do on New Year's Eve? Want to go to a movie, have a great dinner, try a very cool bar, listen to live music? Well, do it all! Here are some itineraries for spending New Year's Eve in Brooklyn, where you can watch the fireworks at midnight for free, and drink, dine, or go to the movies as you usher in 2014!
10 Best Chinese Restaurants in Brooklyn...
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Where is Ebbets Field, Home to Brooklyn Dodgers
The location of the Brooklyn Dodgers' Ebbets Field
When Is Presidents Day for 2014 and 2015?
The annual Presidents Day holiday is a great time for a quick winter getaway to and from New York and Brooklyn.
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!
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.
Where to Drink Beer in Williamsburg
A list of Williamsburg's best beer gardens.
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.
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?
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.
Where to Shop for Sneakers in Brooklyn: At...
Where to shop for sneakers in Brooklyn: At Fulton Mall, the sneaker's the thing!
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.
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.
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?
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.
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!
The Humble Spud Gets Dressed Up - Brooklyn...
New York City's fanciful, fattening, foodie event known as the Third Latke Festival and Cook Off, held at BAM right before Hanukkah in 2011, is a new Brooklyn-born food institution. It's part of the farm-to-table food revolution that's helped create a buzz about Brooklyn locavore cuisine.
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.
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.
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?
Two Best Irish Stores in Brooklyn— Food,...
Two Irish specialty stores can be found in Brooklyn, both in Bay Ridge.
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?
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.
Brooklyn Brewery
Visit the now famous Brooklyn Brewery in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
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.
Brooklyn in December - Annual Calendar
December in Brooklyn is simply wonderful. Holidays are in the air. Christmas, Hanukah and Kwanzaa are special events, generating concerts, shopping opportunities, and parties galore. And, of course, New Year's Eve in Brooklyn is great, with fireworks in Prospect Park and parties galore. The following lists some annual December highlights. **Please note: THIS NOVEMBER CALENDAR IS A LISTING OF ANNUAL EVENTS that happen every December in Brooklyn. It's organized alphabetically, not by date.
Which Subway Should You Take to Get to 5th...
The Brooklyn neighborhood of Park Slope is served by numerous trains and seven different stations. And, as the neighborhood stretches over a mile from north to south, you might wish to catch the train that's most convenient to your destination. Whether you're going to hear music at Barbes or Southpaw, or headed to a restaurant or shop, here are subway directions for getting to Fifth Avenue, Seventh Avenue, Fourth Avenue and other destinations.
A December Walk on the Brooklyn Bridge: Guide
For locals as well as visitors to New York City, a walk across the Brooklyn Bridge in December can make for a memorable outing in the holiday season. Use this free December holiday guide to plan a walk across the Brooklyn Bridge during the Christmas, Hanukah and New Year holiday season.
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.
New Years Spectacle: Coney Island Polar Bears...
One of Brooklyn's New Year's Day traditions, dating over a century, is the Polar Bear Club plunge into the icy cold Atlantic Ocean. Find out more about this spectacle--including how to join in the fun! Brrrr....
Where to Buy Flowers, Trees, Plants in Brooklyn...
Where to Buy Flowers, Trees, Plants in Brooklyn - Nurseries and Great Plant Spots
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.
Alternate Side of the Street Parking Calendar -...
Aaargh, the oddities of Alternate Side of the Street Parking in Brookly. Avoid losing your parking space unnecessarily, or getting a parking ticket!
Brooklyn Holiday Gift Guide
Brooklyn Holiday Gift Guide: Find a Brooklyn-based gift for everyone on your shopping list! Great Brooklyn gift ideas for everyone from foodies to movie buffs. Give the gift of Brooklyn!
Does Brooklyn Today Still Have Italian...
Does Brooklyn Today Still Have Italian Neighborhoods?
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.
Wondering What the Theme is for This Year's...
Every year there's a different theme for February's celebration of African American History Month. Find out the theme for 2014.
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.
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.
8 Things to Know:New Obamacare & Low-Cost...
Health insurance coverage can get pretty confusing. But the introduction in 2013 of the new
How to Fight Hunger in Brooklyn: Year-End...
Hunger in New York? Unfortunately, it's a problem. Find out where to make a charitable contribution this holiday season to fight hunger in Brooklyn. With unemployment still high, you might be surprised at how many of our fellow Brooklyn residents have too little to eat. A small contribution goes a long way.
Shopping Fifth Avenue in Park Slope
Fifth Avenue Shopping in Brooklyn: Looking for great Brooklyn fashions, boutiques, and shopping? Look no further than Park Slope's Fifth Avenue, where fun stores and local shops sell one-of-a-kind goods and fashions. Shopping Fifth Avenue in Brooklyn is easy with this guide that hits on some of Brooklyn's best shops and independent boutiques. Brooklyn shopping never had it so good.
What's Brooklyn Flea? Brooklyn's Most Popular...
A description of Brooklyn's biggest and most popular vintage clothing and furniture flea market, the weekend event called Brooklyn Flea.
Brooklyn New Year's Eve Bars
Whether you're looking for an all-out dive bar or a swanky wine and cheese bar, Brooklyn has something for every partier this New Year's Eve.
Where to Recycle Computers and Electronics in...
Where to Recycle Computers and Electronics in Brooklyn
10 Tips on Renting an Apartment in Brooklyn
Tips on Renting an Apartment in Brooklyn
Dyker Heights
Dyker Heights today is a mostly Italian-American area filled with families, landscaped gardens, and plenty
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 Holiday Guide
Your one-stop for all you need to know about the Holiday Season in Brooklyn, whether it's gift ideas, shopping, or dining. Find the best of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years in Brooklyn
Mast Brothers Chocolate
Mast Brothers Chocolate is made in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
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.
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.
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