The New Coney Island - Brooklyn's Times Square by the Sea

Monday, September 11, 2017

Ocean Dreams will have a Trolley, a Supermarket, and a Restaurant too

Catsimatidis would almost certainly bring one of his supermarkets in.

Here are excerpts from a Great new Coney site - Coney Island News

The western side of Coney Island will soon have its own trolley service that will go from 3514 Surf Ave. to Coney Island’s Stillwell Ave. subway station, billionaire developer John Catsimatidis said in an exclusive interview with Coney Island News.

Catsimatidis said the plan now is to include a supermarket and a drug store on Surf Ave. and a restaurant on the boardwalk.

Monday, September 4, 2017

Kitchen 21 has started a music performance schedule

Looks like it is beginning with Thursday Night Cover bands in September. Check it out

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Coney Island Music Festival

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NY Times - KarVer open Wednesday in Sheepshead Bay

Brasserie With an Eye on Expansion Takes Root in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn

Excerpt -

KARVÉR BRASSERIE AND BAKERY CAFÉ KarVér Hospitality, a new restaurant company owned by a group of investors and the chef Lisa Brefere, the Culinary Institute of America graduate behind the food programs at Barclays Center and Nassau Coliseum, isn’t starting small. This 4,800-square-foot Brooklyn restaurant is the first of several projects for which Ms. Brefere is the culinary director. A sleek, modernized brasserie with an open kitchen and seats for 120, it also has a separate retail bakery and cafe. The company’s executive chef, Rostislav Kemelman, who worked at restaurants owned by Bobby Flay, April Bloomfield and Shelly Fireman, relies on local purveyors whenever possible, and the restaurant proudly lists more than a dozen. 

Monday, July 10, 2017

1 Brooklyn Bay Condos - 40% sold in 1 month

CurbedNY excerpt -

When Sheepshead Bay’s 30-story condo tower 1 Brooklyn Bay was first announced in 2014, it was met with mixed reactions from the community. It turns out the building’s doing something right: Just one month after launching sales from $525,000, 40 percent of the 56 condos have found buyers. 

The building itself includes 180 rentals on the lower floors, part of a collaboration with AvalonBay, with the top 11 floors dedicated to condos. The condos that are still available range from $965,000 to $3.7 million, including four-bedroom duplex penthouses.

NY Times- Liman Restaurant in Sheepshead Bay

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Was every table at Liman, a Turkish seafood restaurant in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, celebrating a special occasion? If that wasn’t the case on a recent Saturday night, it sure seemed that way. Groups of 10, 16 and even 20 people filled its two dining rooms with laughter, smiles and liveliness.

$18M price tag for Mill Basin Mansion!

Curbed NY excerpt -

It’s ba-aaaack. The Miami-meets-Mill Basin mansion that was built by a Colombo family crime associate has returned to the market, and this time around, it looks like the sellers are feeling optimistic.