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BQE repair plan panned by Windsor Terrace, Kensington residents

September 29 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

WINDSOR TERRACE — A plan to close much of the BQE during three weekends next year and divert traffic onto local streets has met with some real opposition in the Windsor Terrace and Kensington areas, published reports say. As the Brooklyn Eagle reported earlier this month, traffic from the BQE, which carries more than 150,000 […]

Pilgrim Laundry

Ask a Historian: What’s the history of Pilgrim Laundry?

January 31 | John B. Manbeck

Fred of Park Slope asks: “Tell us about the history of Pilgrim Laundry in Windsor Terrace.” It’s a very interesting, modern history, Fred. And a positive story about Brooklyn chutzpah. Dating back to its founding in 1894, the company guaranteed fairness to its employees. The founders, James Dann and Edward Bancker, were convinced that their […]

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