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Day: <span>August 8, 2015</span>

In Full Bloom: A Legacy of Gardening and Gardeners in

By Bernice Elizabeth Green “When Brooklyn ‘greens’ it, it means it!” said Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams at the announcement of the winners of the 2015 Greenest Block in Brooklyn contest yesterday at a press conference  on the champion residential block, Bainbridge Street between Malcolm X Boulevard and Stuyvesant Avenue. Now in its 21st year, the […]Read More

An Atlantic Avenue Story

This building located on 1025 Atlantic Avenue, bookends Classon and Atlantic Avenues at the northeastern-most intersection. Not too many years ago, it was a forgotten low-rise hulk.  There was a tall  marquee of Sherita the cat beckoning landlords to purchase fuel because “the price is right!” Now as part of one of the fastest gentrifying areas of […]Read More