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A Spoonful of Comfort: Bushwick Local Starts Soup Business

A Spoonful of Comfort: Bushwick Local Starts Soup Business

Sarah Khoshaba, a Bushwick resident, started her own successful small soup business when she lost her job during the lockdown.

Voices of Bushwick: Community Members Reflect on Covid-19 Crisis

Voices of Bushwick: Community Members Reflect on Covid-19 Crisis

As New York braces for a second wave of coronavirus, Bushwick’s essential workers, small business owners and artists reflect on their experiences and lessons learned.

PPP Loans and Bushwick: A Neighborhood Breakdown of Coronavirus Relief Recipients

PPP Loans and Bushwick: A Neighborhood Breakdown of Coronavirus Relief Recipients

3,125 businesses in Bushwick have received PPP loan money. The vast majority of loans given were less than $150K. Nearly 25,000 jobs have been retained.

Buen Provecho: A Bushwick Food Tour of Latinx Cuisines

Buen Provecho: A Bushwick Food Tour of Latinx Cuisines

From Peruvian ceviche to Honduran baleadas!

Bushwick’s House of Kava Shutters Its Doors, Management Blamed for Abusive Behavior

Bushwick’s House of Kava Shutters Its Doors, Management Blamed for Abusive Behavior

Popular non-alcoholic hub unexpectedly closed its doors.

Learn the Art of Selling at Conference for Artisan Crafters in Bushwick

Learn the Art of Selling at Conference for Artisan Crafters in Bushwick

A craft commerce community will be hosting its fourth annual Flourish Fusion conference for creatives.

Bushwick Community Board to Host First-Ever Expo for Women and Minority Businesses

Bushwick Community Board to Host First-Ever Expo for Women and Minority Businesses

Connect, network, and get the support and resources your small business needs.

Local Businesses Still Scramble to Recover After Pilotworks Shutdown

Local Businesses Still Scramble to Recover After Pilotworks Shutdown

Bushwick’s Councilman Espinal Packs Roberta’s for Campaign Fundraiser

Bushwick’s Councilman Espinal Packs Roberta’s for Campaign Fundraiser

Roberta’s hosted an all-day fundraiser to raise $40,000 for Espinal to run for New York City Public Advocate.

Shop Local This Year at the 11 Winter Markets in and Around Bushwick

Shop Local This Year at the 11 Winter Markets in and Around Bushwick

New Met Fresh Supermarket Is Opening This Week Near The Knickerbocker Avenue M Stop

New Met Fresh Supermarket Is Opening This Week Near The Knickerbocker Avenue M Stop

Location of Longtime Ridgewood Bar Sold For Over $2 Million

Location of Longtime Ridgewood Bar Sold For Over $2 Million

This local haunt has been in the area for decades.

Why Former House of Kava Workers Organized and Protested This Summer

Why Former House of Kava Workers Organized and Protested This Summer

Dawgs All Day Brings Community Empowerment To A Local Doggie Daycare

Dawgs All Day Brings Community Empowerment To A Local Doggie Daycare

Long Time Local Is The BBQ Do-It-Yourself King Of Broadway Junction

Long Time Local Is The BBQ Do-It-Yourself King Of Broadway Junction

Local Cabbie Is Feeling The Pinch Thanks To Popular Car Service Apps

Local Cabbie Is Feeling The Pinch Thanks To Popular Car Service Apps

Joel Aybar Contributor Transportation in the Ridgewood-Bushwick area has changed in the last few years. There’s a system of bike lanes, the MTA is serving up ever increasing delays, the L train is going to shutdown, and small car services are struggling to keep up with apps like Uber and Lyft.   Everyone from the iconic […]

Calling All Plant Lovers! Water & Light Plant Shop Opens in Ridgewood

Calling All Plant Lovers! Water & Light Plant Shop Opens in Ridgewood

Bridal Designer Creates Stunning Work From Her Bushwick Studio

Bridal Designer Creates Stunning Work From Her Bushwick Studio

Diana Deane is an artist with expertise you need when it comes to bridal design and alterations.

A Local Engraving Studio Releases Handmade Bottle Stoppers for Animal Lovers

A Local Engraving Studio Releases Handmade Bottle Stoppers for Animal Lovers

It’s a regular menagerie featuring dogs of many breeds, cats, lions, tigers, and bears!

Bushwick Small Business Owners, Mayor De Blasio Wants to Give You Money!

Bushwick Small Business Owners, Mayor De Blasio Wants to Give You Money!

The city is launching the “Love Your Local” campaign intended to highlight and support local businesses.

DIY Desk Space: Bushwick’s Market Hotel Now Offers Daytime Coworking

DIY Desk Space: Bushwick’s Market Hotel Now Offers Daytime Coworking

After a Fire Department Shutdown, Catland Books Reopens Tomorrow

After a Fire Department Shutdown, Catland Books Reopens Tomorrow

Catland’s owner Melissa Madara was hoping that the end of mercury retrograde would resolve the shop’s bureaucratic woes—lo behold, the two events correlate!

Merry and Bright in Bushwick: Shop These 15 Amazing Holiday Pop Ups For  Perfect Locally Made Gifts!

Merry and Bright in Bushwick: Shop These 15 Amazing Holiday Pop Ups For Perfect Locally Made Gifts!

Lolo Lids Will Make Drinking Outdoors in Bushwick A Lot Easier

Lolo Lids Will Make Drinking Outdoors in Bushwick A Lot Easier

Drinking in the park or beach is nice and all, but (sadly) illegal

Rheingold Brewery Rezoning Update: Community Group Meets Tonight

Rheingold Brewery Rezoning Update: Community Group Meets Tonight

Are you concerned about the proposed rezoning of the former Rheingold Brewery complex? As we’ve reported, many concerned Bushwick residents have felt left out of the approval process for the rezoning, which would allow for the construction of nearly 1,000 apartment units in brand new 7- and 8-story apartment buildings near the Flushing Avenue J-train stop in northwest Bushwick