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Subway-side homeowners still waiting for violation notices to be lifted

December 11 | Paula Katinas

Homeowners living on West Seventh and West Eighth streets, on either side of the N subway line, are not getting any satisfaction from the city Department of Buildings over the retaining walls located between their backyards and the subway, local officials said. Last month, after an outcry from homeowners who were hit with notices of […]

Our destination on this walk is L&B Spumoni Gardens in Gravesend. Eagle photo by Lore Croghan

A southern Brooklyn stroll that ends in L&B square slices

October 16 | Lore Croghan

Eye on Real Estate: Call it the Pizza Trail. You can walk from the Bay Ridge shoreline to popular L&B Spumoni Gardens in Gravesend on a single road: 86th Street. On this approximately five-mile trek, you’ll see a slice of southern Brooklyn. The street cuts through Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights, then serves as the […]

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