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May 17th Nothing But Networking!


Nothing but NETworking event |Thursday, May 17th, 2012 6:30 – 8:30 | Carver Bank at 1392 Fulton Street. Advertisements

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Weeksville Heritage Center Needs Our Help!


Bed-Stuy, don’t forget your past! The Weeksville Heritage Center has the opportunity to win a major grant, but you have to vote! Vote for Weeksville once a day everyday at http://www.PartnersinPreservation.com from April 26 – May 21 “We hope that our community will rally behind Weeksville and vote for us as their favorite historic place in the city,” said […]

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A Few Tips on Designing Your Storefront


NYC Dept. Of Business Solutions has released a beautiful booklet, Facade: Guide to Storefront Design. With the warm weather coming, more people will be out walking the streets looking to spend their money. If you’re storefront can be picked out from a block away, you will bring in more customers. Ten Tips on how to Design a […]

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Bed-Stuy Gateway’s Holiday Lights are Up!


Those ain’t stars, they’re the Holiday lights. If you haven’t seen them already, the lights are up! Have a safe and wonderful holiday and next time you find yourself in an Amazon binge, think about buying more gifts locally. Bed-Stuy businesses need love too! The lights were provided by Illuminations by Arnold.

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Art, Wine, Trees: Your Guide to a Bed-Stuy Weekend


We’ve got a classy weekend planned for you. Thursday (Dec. 1)  starts with a bit of sophistication and culture at the Skylight Gallery. Brooklyn-based photographer, Laylah Amatullah Barrayn, will be exhibiting 35 portraits of contemporary female writers of the African Diaspora. The exhibit is titled Her Word As Witness and Thursday is the opening from 6 – 9pm. The […]

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Video Series: Cherry’s Unisex Salon


_______________ Located at 1449 Fulton Street, Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn, NY 11216 on the corner of Tompkins and Fulton. Call ahead for an appointment at (646) 878-5257 Check out their Yelp and Facebook!

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Fulton Street Shoppers


Storm Storm was found today strolling down Fulton St. with a bag from Rainbow Clothing store. She was taking the day off from self-styling and picked up some clothes for her 9 year old niece. Aunt Storm was kind enough to pick up a few winter clothes for a little girl that is growing faster […]

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Bed Stuy’s Got The Blues


Bluiett at Sista’s Place In these tough times,  sometimes we need to dwell on our gloom. You can find some good local blues music this week at Dean Street, For My Sweet, and Sista’s Place. Dean Street – Live Jazz & Blues on Nov. 8th at 8pm               755 […]

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Bed-Stuy meet Bed-Vyne, Your One-stop Shop for Affordable Palatable Wine.


^Check out the video^ Winter is creeping up on us. Be prepared with a bottle of Shiraz. The owners of Bed-Vyne Wine set out to create a beautiful wine shop in the heart of Bed-Stuy that caters to everyday residents. We suggest you pop on in and pursue their excellently curated collection. The names of […]

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For My Sweet


For My Sweet is located at 1103 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11238 (718) 857-1427  or (917) 757-0170 There are many events throughout the week (including shows in the adjacent art gallery), but Jazzy Mondays happen from 6:00PM – 11:00PM. Cover charge is usually $10 at the door and food and drinks are available for purchase. To […]

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