Tag Archives: Brighton Beach

Ample Hills Creamery reveals new Brooklyn-themed flavors

Today, Ample Hills co-owner Brian Smith unveiled nine new ice cream flavors rooted in Brooklyn history. Continue reading

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Brighton Beach in photos

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As you should expect, there’s lots of Cyrillic to be seen here. For Michael’s perspective on our trip to Little Odessa, check out his recap.

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Checking out Little Odessa: Brighton Beach

Michael Ring and I eat borscht while trying to decipher Cyrillic in Brighton Beach. Continue reading

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Brighton Beach: Old World mentality, New World reality

As early as 1881, Brighton Beach was known for its Jewish presence. Its history goes much deeper, though. Continue reading

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Week nineteen: Brighton Beach

With a flick of his wrist, my friend Joel successfully ended my southern-Brooklyn drought. (Joel joined me on my trip to Tompkins Park North.)

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Bonus post: the Brooklyn Half

I’m running the Brooklyn Half tomorrow. It’s one of my target races this year, so I’ve been training with it in mind. The race ends on the Coney Island boardwalk, on which I’ve run twice this year – on February … Continue reading

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