Browsing: signs

Business
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Roy’s Sheepshead Bicycle Shop (2679 Coney Island Avenue) is expanding, having taken over their next door neighbor’s storefront. The new wing will open in early May, the business’ owner told us, and will be a showroom exclusively for Cannondale Bicycles equipment and merchandise. Cannondale helped pay for the expansion and set up of the new…

News & Features
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It took just hours after State Senator Carl Kruger resigned for his name to be scrubbed from signage on his district office at 2201 Avenue U, and now, two and a half months later, the sign fixtures themselves have been stripped from the building. A crew of workers arrived on the scene today taking down…

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The following is a press release from the offices of State Senator Marty Golden: State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today is announcing that the Department of Transportation is giving attention to two areas of concern related to parking signs in Gerritsen Beach. Senator Golden has received notification that through his bringing it to…

Business
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BREAKING NEWS! GROUNDBREAKING REPORT! SHEEPSHEAD BITES EXCLUSIVE! YOUR READ IT HERE FIRST, FOLKS! The restaurant at 1705 Sheepshead Bay Road formerly known as Wheeler’s and then became Wheelers is now once again Wheeler’s! Ah, Wheelers, we hardly knew ye. I mean, you only existed for three months. And, mom was probably afraid to tell you…

Bits & Pieces
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Readers of Sheepshead Bites might be surprised to learn that some people still pay for news. Not only that, this news is actually printed (yes, printed!) on sheets of pulped, chemical-laden murdered trees! They kill trees to produce news for you to pay for! Injustice! Well, one such place that sells these antique news delivery…

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Finally, a commercial tenant in the perennially plagued building at 1702 Avenue Z! Studio 21 has opened on the second floor of the mixed-use structure, and the sign was placed last week, adding some much needed color to its otherwise cold facade. Wondering what Studio 21 is? We were, too. We thought maybe it was…

News & Features
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This sign has been laying on the Avenue Z sidewalk – between East 14th Street and East 15th Street – for more than two weeks. We don’t know what caused it to fall, but we are trying to figure out what the hold-up in repairing it is. Any ideas? Know of any other signs in…

Business
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Capella Salon at 1660 Sheepshead Bay Road got a new sign today. The old sign, which was taken down last week, said Capella Salon & Day Spa. Does that mean no more spa? Photo and tip by ShadowLock.

Business
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What was once Wheeler’s is now Wheelers, reflecting America’s disillusionment with apostrophes. Sorry, I meant to say “Americas disillusionment…” The venerable bar and grill at 1705 Sheepshead Bay Road took down their rather defeated-looking sign last week, replacing it with a classy black sign with gold-embossed lettering, a new awning, and a fresh paint job…

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