Post Tagged with: "Carroll Gardens"

Víctor Navarrete, co-owner of Fragole, in Brooklyn. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

From Busboy to Fancy Restaurant Entrepreneur

Brooklyn, Business, Food, Mexican January 24, 2017 at 11:50 am

El Diario/La Prensa tells the story of Víctor Navarrete, who came to New York from Mexico to study English and, after working as a busboy and overcoming serious problems, ended up co-owning an Italian restaurant in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.

(Photo by Francesca Norsen Tate via Brooklyn Daily Eagle)

Italian Parish in Brooklyn Marks 150 Years

Brooklyn, Religion, Western European June 24, 2016 at 8:15 am

At the sesquicentennial celebration for Sacred Hearts-St. Stephen, the Van Westerhout Cittadini Molesi Cultural and Social Club gave the church a plaque that honored all immigrants, reports Brooklyn Daily Eagle.

Amy Kar Yee dishes up bowls of Hong Kong-style noodle soup at a Carroll Gardens gallery. (Photo by Jason Speakman via Brooklyn Daily)

A Noodle Shop in a Brooklyn Art Space

Brooklyn, East Asian, Food April 15, 2015 at 2:11 pm

Brooklyn Daily reports that on April 25 the Kar Yee Noodle Shop will return for a day to the Court Tree Collective, featuring authentic home-style Hong Kong noodles with crispy pork.

Alsatian Food Comes to Carroll Gardens

Alsatian Food Comes to Carroll Gardens

Brooklyn, Food, Video, Western European July 31, 2014 at 2:22 pm

A new spot in Brooklyn offers up tarte flambée and spätzle in this video.

Brooklyn Heights, New York City (Photo by Emilio J. Santacoloma, Creative Commons license)

Opinion: Landmark Districts Don’t Impede Progress

Brooklyn, Business, Opinion, Real Estate June 6, 2014 at 6:45 pm

Brooklyn’s numerous historic districts do not appear to have slowed the borough’s development, Brooklyn Daily Eagle notes.

P.S. 20 in Clinton Hill will have French dual-language classes in which French- and English-native kindergarteners will be in the same class. (Photo by Jonas Cuenin via The Nabe)

French Dual-Language Programs Expand in Brooklyn

Brooklyn, Education August 1, 2013 at 5:32 pm

P.S. 20 in Brooklyn will start the new school year with French-English dual immersion classes, composed of half French speakers and half English speakers, reports The Nabe. The program reflects the growing French-speaking community in the northern Brooklyn area.

Carroll Gardens Italians Hold on to Their Last Club

Carroll Gardens Italians Hold on to Their Last Club

Brooklyn, Culture, Featured Posts, Video, Voices' Picks February 26, 2013 at 3:21 pm

For nearly a century, the Society of the Citizens of Pozzallo has anchored the Italian community in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. In a neighborhood that once housed clubs for every group of relocated immigrants, this society, strictly for ex-residents of a fishing village of nearly 30,000 in Sicily, is all that is left.