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Junior's Wants That Cake, Cake, Cake... Restaurant's Owner Sells to Make Way for High-Rise Condos

Junior's Restaurant in Brooklyn The owners of Junior's Restaurant, an iconic cheesecake bakery located on the corner of Flatbush and Dekalb avenues in Brooklyn, have sold its building to make way for high-rise condos, reported The Daily News .

PACC to Hold 'Storefront Stroll' of Fulton Street for Small Biz Owners

Entrepreneurs!!! Join Pratt Area Community Council for another Rolling Up the Gates Storefront Stroll, and view vacant storefronts for your business! These spaces are located in Fort Greene, Clinton Hill and Bed-Stuy along a busy commercial strip.

New Mommies in Crown Heights Carve Out Their Own Play Space

Maria Sigourney, Marie Clevering and Jessica Alonso, outside the storefront which will be transformed into The Stomping Ground What do you get when you put about a dozen new mothers and their energetic babies into a space the size of a hair salon? Mo

Janine Hausif, Around the Way Girl

Janine Hausif, founder and CEO of "Around The Way" app When Bed-Stuy resident Janine Hausif moved from Maryland to New York City in 2007 to pursue a career in modeling, she never imagined that seven years later, she'd be teaching master classes and a

Job Announcement: Position Available at Brooklyn Cooperative Federal Credit Union

The Brooklyn Cooperative Federal Credit Unio n is seeking to fill a position of Part-time Member Services Representative Organization Description Brooklyn Cooperative Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit, member-owned financial institution with m

New 'Community-Based' Restaurant Opens, Adds Freshness and Flavor to Dekalb Ave

(l to r): Ras Levi, partner; Stefan Fahrer, owner; and caterer Mark Fahrer For the past six months, residents who walk or drive past, no doubt, have noticed it: the construction of what looked to become a swanky new café on Dekalb Ave.

Real Talk: KCH Psych Ward to Be Demolished, Rebuilt as Affordable Housing

Nonprofit developer CAMBA recently announced plans to tear down the psychiatric ward at Kings County Hospital and replace it with CAMBA Gardens II, an affordable housing complex, reported .

Busted! Commuters on B44 Select Bus Service Fined for Fare-Beating

B44 Select Bus Service There was a huge commotion on the B44 Select Bus Service early this morning.

Russian Govt Thumbing its Nose at Upstate NY Yogurt Business

Photo: The relationship between the United States and Russia has been strained as of late.

New Restaurant 'Humo' Opens, Brings Myrtle Ave Grass-Fed Smoked Meats and More

Humo opens on Myrtle Avenue. City Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo and Assemblyman Joe Lentol with four of Humo's six owners for a ribbon cutting. A new restaurant celebrated its grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday in Fort Greene.