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It’s the hipsters vs. the Hasids in Crown Heights. Religious Jews are upset at their new, young neighbors for everything from women wearing shorts; bar hopping and sunbathing.
Crown Heights has seen influx of young upwardly mobile couples, college kids and hipsters into the area, just a short walk along tree-lined Eastern Parkway to the Brooklyn Museum, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and Prospect Park.
From Gothamist, published 2/18/11 Ken Maldonado for The Wall Street Journal The St. Johns Heights condos at 524 St. Johns Place in Brooklyn. In certain circles, Crown Heights just doesn’t have the same cachet as Prospect Heights. But it’s not as easy for apartment hunters to find good deals in...Read more
This small section of Brooklyn bordering Flatbush and Brownsville is battling rising crime and living costs with genuine kindness that crosses ethnic boundaries.