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Let Your Brooklyn Flag Fly!

A few months ago, UncommonGoods and Brooklyn Based hosted a Brooklyn Flag Project Contest to find a flag that best represented the Brooklyn neighborhood near and dear to the heart of the designer. 140 more words


Armed robbers may be targeting coffee shops on gentrified Brooklyn blocks

DITMAS PARK, Brooklyn (PIX11) - Inside a cozy cafe in Ditmas Park like the Lark Café, most don’t expect to be robbed of a laptop at gunpoint, but that’s exactly what happened Thursday. 201 more words


Police: Armed Suspects Barged Into Ditmas Park Restaurant, Demanded Money From Patrons

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are searching for suspects in a frightening series of robberies in Ditmas Park, Brooklyn.

On Thursday night, a gunman stole three laptops and iPads from customers inside The Lark coffee shop on Church Avenue where police now stand guard. 122 more words


Boy, 13, Struck By School Safety Van In Kensington, Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 13-year-old boy was struck and wounded by school safety van in Kensington, Brooklyn Wednesday afternoon.

Around 3:15 p.m., the van struck the boy at Coney Island and Ditmas avenues in Brooklyn, police told CBS2. 93 more words


Taking a Break in Brookyn, or, how I found the familiar in Ditmas Park

I grew up with wide, manicured lawns, fenced back yards, and expansive roads, and while I don’t ever plan on returning to Fargo, I do find myself occasionally craving that suburban space. 503 more words