PHOTO ESSAY: In The Window – Fashion On The High Street

Photographs By Diane Allford Street Style from head to toe.  Vintage Chic, Evening Elegance + Your Sunday Best! A Photographic documentation of the fashions on display in the windows of trendy boutiques and stores in Flatbush, Brooklyn.

Bird-man Walking, In Flatbush

We don’t know what will trigger a memory, sometimes it’s a smell sometimes it’s taste or something that we see.  While sitting outside a coffee shop on Rogers Avenue a young man walked by me carrying a small wooden birdcage with a tiny bird inside.  Seeing this brought back a memory from when I was…

I Know the Meal Will Be Good @ Gandhi!

By Mia Alberro – On the corner of Bedford and Clarkson Ave., stands an unassuming, small Indian restaurant named Gandhi.  From the outside, this establishment looks like any other.  Crammed between a bodega and a Dominican barber shop, Gandhi is near my apartment and a go-to when I need to satisfy family or friends. I…

THOUGHT FOR FOOD: Mannish Water – A Goat Head Soup!

By Albert Trotman | Trotfilms Mannish water is a  goat head soup popular in Jamaica.  It is a favorite party soup to serve at weddings, the funeral after party and gatherings where there is some drinking taking place.  Some say it straightens you out for the drive home after the drinks.  Some men believe the…