Now that's A Snack With A View.The developers in charge of restoring and repurposing DUMBO's Empire Stores, the iconic former coffee warehouses, signed leases with two restaurant tenants, Vinegar Hill House and Pizza East. … Full Article
We needed a break the other day after devouring donuts at Mike's.Seriously — read our other three stories about the Bay Ridge donut shop. We were allowed to visit after hours to see donuts being made the old-fashioned way. … Full Article
We spent the early hours of the night watching donuts being made.
So of course we wanted to see how night ends at Mike's Donuts — in those dark hours before dawn after the Bay Ridge shop opens its doors. … Full Article
Cheaper By The Dozen.
This is a concept they take seriously at Mike's Donuts.
A donut's a dollar at the Bay Ridge shop — but customers pay only $7.50 for a dozen and get a 13th one for free. … Full Article
Commercial real estate investors continued to bet on the future of the Gowanus section of Brooklyn in 2014, buying 38 development/industrial/garage properties valued at $168.86 million, a 123 percent increase in dollar volume from the year before,according to rese … Full Article
Gone Baby Gone.A Crown Heights North house was demolished recently in an area that has been calendared for consideration as a historic district, but not designated. It was part of the historic fabric of the neighborhood — and worth preserving. … Full Article
Where did the first black woman to serve in Congress, Shirley Chisholm, live when she ran for President in 1972?What's a Kinko house?Do you know the way to Revere Place without resorting to Google Maps? … Full Article