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Inside Bushwick’s newest craft brewery

November 15 | Scott Enman

Unlike many New York establishments that turn over quickly from dwindling sales and rising rents, Long Haul Brewery — Bushwick’s newest restaurant, café and bar — anticipates staying a while. “We plan on being here for quite some time, and we’re set up financially to do so,” Mike Hassell told the Brooklyn Eagle. “That’s why […]

Gourmet grocery store Brooklyn Harvest Market coming to site of old Williamsburg White Castle

October 4 | Ned Berke

East Williamsburg is getting a gourmet grocery store where drunk men with beards once greased their stomachs with tiny, spongy meat circles debatably categorized as “hamburgers.” Brooklyn Harvest Market — a high-end supermarket with three other locations — is coming to 781 Metropolitan Ave., the site of the old Williamsburg White Castle, dealmakers announced Thursday. […]

East Williamsburg’s Moore Street Market to get a makeover

August 20 | Meaghan McGoldrick

One of Brooklyn’s oldest public markets is getting a major makeover. City officials announced Tuesday that they’re pumping $2.7 million into the Moore Street Market, a 15,000-square-foot shopping center at 110 Moore St. also known as “La Marqueta de Williamsburg.” Dating back to 1941, Moore Street Market houses more than a dozen vendors of all […]

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