Oyster Bar Brooklyn is coming to Park Slope before year's end, and it recently took a large step towards opening.
Franchise owners Bruce FoxandJonathan Younghave announced Justin Ernsbergeras theirexecutive chef. Ernsberger is a 1997 graduate of theFrench Culinary Institute, earning the prestigious Grand Diplome, and gained experience at New York City eateries such as AquagrillandJean-Georges.
Police are looking for a man wanted for grand larceny after stealing a woman's phone on the 'B' train at Flatbush Avenue Station in the 78th precinct.
On Sept. 17 at 1:20 p.m., a 42-year-old woman was riding the north bound "B" train when the man, who was sitting across from her on the train, stood up as the train reached the Flatbush Avenue station, grabbed her Samsung Galaxy cell phone and ran off the train.
Brooklyn District Attorney Charles J. Hynes is going to stick it out in his bid for re-election, even after losing the democratic primary to challenger Kenneth A. Thompson,according to the New York Times.
Tynes will instead run on the Republican and Conservative lines at the urging of party leaders.