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Summer Fun at the Movies for $1 Per Ticket

Jun 20, 18 Summer Fun at the Movies for $1 Per Ticket

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This summer a trip to the movies for the family will once again be affordable at one special theater in Brooklyn. The Regal Cinema at 3907 Shore Parkway in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn. This UA affiliated theater is offering Summer Movie Express for only $1 per ticket. The featured movies certainly have kids in mind, with such...

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Brooklyn Restaurants Boycott Fort Hamilton Army Base in Response to Delivery Man’s Arrest by ICE

Jun 13, 18 Brooklyn Restaurants Boycott Fort Hamilton Army Base in Response to Delivery Man’s Arrest by ICE

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Many restaurants across Brooklyn will no longer be making deliveries to the Fort Hamilton army base. The restaurants are reacting to the June 1st arrest of Pablo Villavicencio by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency after being turned in by soldiers at the base. Villavicencio was making a delivery of pizza to the base...

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Pratt Institute of Art Building State of the Art Facility

Jun 05, 18 Pratt Institute of Art Building State of the Art Facility

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Pratt Institute’s Brooklyn campus is embarking on an ambition building project to create a cutting edge building which will unite its Master of Fine Arts and Photography programs. Chosen to design the facility is the famous architecture firm Allied Works. The new building will not only provide the much-needed space for the school’s...

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Brooklyn’s Waterfront to Get Giant Development Boost from Proposed New Marine Terminal

May 29, 18 Brooklyn’s Waterfront to Get Giant Development Boost from Proposed New Marine Terminal

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A new shipping hub to be called the Sustainable South Brooklyn Marine Terminal will create more than 250 quality jobs soon, as well as bringing commerce into the area, says the New York City Economic Development Corporation. Industry leaders Red Hook Container Terminal and Industry City were selected by Mayor de Blasio’s...

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Pouya David Yadegar: How one investor applied real estate skills to equity investing

May 24, 18 Pouya David Yadegar: How one investor applied real estate skills to equity investing

Posted by in All, Los Angeles, Real Estate

There are several reasons stocks can be a great investment vehicle along with real estate. Therefore, it is not surprising when Principal and CIO of Prime Opportunities Investment Group LLC, Pouya David Yadegar, became interested in stocks. Before founding the firm, Pouya managed his own family’s wealth through investments in...

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Campaign Funds Used for Good Life or Politics? Brooklyn District Leader Comes Under Scrutiny

May 22, 18 Campaign Funds Used for Good Life or Politics? Brooklyn District Leader Comes Under Scrutiny

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During the ten-year period between 2007 and 2017 records show that Brooklyn District leader Jacob Gold spent $132,432, according to the state Board of Elections. Another $41,000 was also spent questionably. The list of items purchased with campaign funds includes a Honda with payments of about $350/month; clothing for about $3,000;...

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Brooklyn and Manhattan DAs Say They Will Stop Prosecuting Marijuana Possession and Use

May 17, 18 Brooklyn and Manhattan DAs Say They Will Stop Prosecuting Marijuana Possession and Use

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Beginning on August 1st the Manhattan District Attorney’s office will no longer prosecute those caught in possession of or using marijuana. The announcement was made by Cyrus Vance, Jr. Manhattan’s DA. No longer prosecuting such cases is expected to shrink the number of marijuana-related cases from about 5,000 to about 200. The DA...

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Center for Fiction Opening New Home in 2019

May 09, 18 Center for Fiction Opening New Home in 2019

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The Center for Fiction, a New York-based organization which self-describes as “the only organization in the US solely devoted to the creation and enjoyment of the art of fiction,” began construction of a new space in Downtown Brooklyn at the end of April this year. The Center expects the building to be ready to open in January...

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