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Many families abide by tradition and routine, such as a nightly meal together, but rarely does a young family treat a public restaurant as its home dining room. However, in the case of Emma and Buddy Sullivan — an immigrant couple who began raising a family in Brooklyn Heights in the 1950s — the couple Read More →


Brooklyn Coffee Roasters and Smorgasburg Named as Retail Tenants A Community Advisory Council meeting Tuesday evening revealed new information about the Brooklyn Heights branch of the Public Library, along with a fresh round of criticism regarding its recently approved sale to the Hudson Companies. The meeting, at Borough Hall, was moderated by Linda E. Johnson, president of the Brooklyn Read More →


Downtown Brooklyn’s Supreme Court and Bankruptcy Court were the backdrops for a scene being filmed on Tuesday for the FOX series “Gotham.” The show depicts Commissioner James Gordon’s rise in crime-ridden Gotham City in the years before Batman’s arrival, and his relationship with Bruce Wayne as a young boy. The segment being filmed on Tuesday Read More →