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Hanif praises crackdown on unlicensed weed stores

July 15 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

PARK SLOPE — CITY COUNCILMEMBER SHAHANA Hanif on Sunday hailed the ongoing crackdown on the city’s gray-market marijuana stores, dubbed “Operation Padlock to Protect,” and reported that two unlicensed stores in her district, PB on the Slope on Fifth Avenue and Ninth Street and Flatbush Smoke Zone on Flatbush near Grand Army Plaza, had been […]

The new building facing 9th Street will include 100 affordable units. Photo courtesy of Brick Visual for MARVEL

Article XI agreement will preserve Park Slope affordable housing & develop two new buildings

July 12 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

PARK SLOPE — DEVELOPER STELLAR MANAGEMENT, Fifth Avenue Committee, and the NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development have closed on an Article XI regulatory agreement that will preserve and rehab a former Mitchell-Lama building at 341 10th St. in Park Slope and develop two new buildings on the same zoning lot. The agreement will […]

Young Israel Beth El of Borough Park. Photo courtesy of New York Landmarks Conservancy

Landmarks Conservancy Awards ‘Sacred Sites’ grants to Brooklyn synagogues and church

July 11 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

The New York Landmarks Conservancy has announced 14 Sacred Sites Grants totaling $228,000 awarded to 14 historic religious properties throughout New York State. Sacred Sites Grants in Brooklyn include $25,000 to Congregation Kol Israel in Crown Heights to help fund roof replacement, skylight restoration, and parapet repair; $20,000 to Young Israel Beth El of Borough […]