Archive for the ‘Crown Heights’ Category
Happy Tonight on God’s Row, Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn!
At the corner of Nostrand Ave & Park Pl, a transcendent smell of burning incense & the soft murmur of prayers takes you away from the world of bustle.
250 religious sites provide 52 million dollars of social services this year.
Gentrifiers and Gentrifried
Between 2000 and 2010, the percentage of Whites in the community district has jumped by 146%.
The area is the leading edge of the tectronic movement of gentrification.
Census map for Community District 9
A small group in Brooklyn sees the skyscrapers in Manhattan and think of the great pyramids of ancient Egypt.