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The city is proposing to strategically deploy high-tech security measures in the Sheepshead Bay – Nostrand Houses to deter crime, featuring new cameras, ID-embedded door locks and new intercom systems throughout the 18-building complex.

Find out details of the plan, and what residents and local officials think.

Beverly Boutique is one of the many mom-and-pops competing with the new T.J. Maxx

It’s been just over a year since nationwide retailer T.J. Maxx opened it’s doors on Kings Highway, offering reduced prices on designer products. But locally-owned competitors and smaller, long-established chain stores say they’re not feeling the heat, despite the department store giant’s larger purchasing power and marketing budgets.

Find out how Kings Highway’s smaller retailers are rising to the challenge.