Afternoon Links: Fort Greene’s Success Academy Being Investigated for Discrimination


    Brooklyn Heights. Photo by Justin Kiner via Flickr

    In the News
    Greenpoint Airbnb Igloo Wants $200 a Night [DNA]
    Why I (Sometimes) Miss Williamsburg’s Infamous Murdered Slumlord [Gothamist]
    Finding a Piece of Old New York in Williamsburg [Brooklyn Based]
    Fort Greene Charter School Being Investigated for Discrimination [BK Paper]
    A Caribbean History of Bed Stuy [Brownstone Detectives]
    Brooklyn in the 1950s: An America That Lives Only in Memory [Chronicles]
    Piet Boon’s Muscular Minimalism in Brooklyn and Beyond [1st Dibs]

    Charlie Sahadi, longtime owner of beloved Atlantic Avenue market Sahadi’s, is retiring and leaving the biz to his kids. One commenter had the following sendoff for the outgoing owner.

    Comment of the Day

    I love Charlie Sahadi! Always ready with a smile and an impossibly corny joke.

    — NeoGrec in Sahadi’s Owner Retiring, Handing Down Iconic Atlantic Avenue Shop to Family

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