1 The Commute: DOT And The MTA Have No Answers

THE COMMUTE: Last Thursday, I attended the first of three Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) / Select Bus Service (SBS) Woodhaven / Cross Bay Boulevard workshops and asked a Department of Transportation (DOT) consultant a few simple questions, including: “Your report…

Arts & Culture
0 Morning Mug: Gold Coast

Photo by George Burshteyn Morning Mug is our daily showcase of photographs from our readers. If you have a photograph that you’d like to see featured, send it to

1 2 3 1,012

Man Shot In Back At Sheepshead-Nostrand Houses, Gunman On The Loose

A man was hospitalized after being shot in front of the NYCHA’s Sheepshead-Nostrand Houses on Nostrand Avenue on Saturday, and the gunman remains free, police said. An unidentified 33-year old-man was shot in the courtyard of 3549 Nostrand Avenue, part of the Sheepshead Bay Houses, at approximately 9:30pm. He was transported to Lutheran Medical Center with…


This Weekend’s Sheepshead Bay Open House Picks

We’ve rounded up some of the more interesting Sheepshead Bay open house listings for this weekend. Any thoughts on these places? 2170 Brigham Street #2A List Price: $169,000, $1,055 maintenance Size: Three bedrooms, one bathroom Details: Finding a place in Brooklyn for under $100k per bedroom can seem impossible… until a gem like this comes along for nearly half that.…


Mix It Up With Mixed Meat Kebabs At Rocca Café-Lounge – The Bite

by Lisa Willner THE BITE: While I haven’t traveled to Turkey just yet, the food at Rocca Café-Lounge whets my appetite for a visit. I first ventured to Rocca (2712 Emmons Avenue) this past summer, shortly after it opened. The seaside gem boasts huge windows both inside and out for dining on the water. It was an outdoor summer…


VOIP Hosted Phone System By Voip2Save (Sponsored)

In the old days a business would spend thousands of dollars to purchase a phone system and thousands more to maintain it only to see it become obsolete just a few years later. Thankfully technology has evolved and today’s businesses now can enjoy the lower costs, flexibility and simplicity of VoIP Phone Systems delivered from…