Atlantic Avenue Blog

2020 Holiday Window Judging Competition Winners

Thank you to all the AtlanticAvenue businesses who participated in the Annual Holiday Window Judging Competition. The winners are: 1st Place- Gumbo, 495 Atlantic Avenue 2nd Place- Collier West, 375-377A Atlantic Avenue 3rd Place- Someday Bar, 364 Atlantic Avenue Best Tree- Collyer’s Mansion, 179 Atlantic Avenue Honorable Mentions: Little L’s Pet Bakery, 311 Atlantic Avenue The Brazen...

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Enjoy Holidays on Atlantic Avenue!

Enjoy Holidays on Atlantic Avenue with special deals and promotions by local businesses, a special appearance by Santa, and receive limited edition Atlantic Avenue tote bags, designed by Adam Suerte. Holiday Window Judging Competition– Tuesday, December 1st Holiday Toy Drive– Ongoing until December 8th Atlantic Avenue Tree Lighting Ceremony– Tuesday, November 24th, 6-6:30 PM Shop & Dine Promotion– November 28th through December 13th example: Special Deals and Promotions “Walk the Windows” Event– Saturday, November 28th, 11 AM- 7...

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Someday Bar- #PulseofBrooklyn

A couple months ago, we had the pleasure of speaking with Megan Rickerson, owner of Someday Bar to learn more about the bar including how it got its name. Someday Bar, located at 364 Atlantic Avenue, is a dream come true for Megan and she’s happy to be serving the neighborhood. During the COVID-19 pandemic, they’re offering togo drinks and a condensed togo menu so stop by and show them some support....

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AALDC Executive Director Tammy “Tam Tam” Ben-Eliezer-Baxter Heartfelt Message to Families & Schools

AALDC Executive Director Tammy “Tam Tam” Ben-Eliezer-Baxter has a special message for families and schools to help them during the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit atlanticave.org/communityresources/ to view resources and information such as online programming and virtual activities for children....

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AALDC COVID-19 Official Statement

On Behalf of AALDC Board of Directors and Staff, We Hope that Everyone is Staying Safe and Healthy during the Covid-19 Pandemic. As Our Organization’s Mission was Built Upon Serving Our Local Brooklyn Communities Primarily Through Economic Development and Advocacy, Please Follow AALDC on Facebook @AtlanticAvenueLDC and on Instagram @AtlanticAveLDC for more details in the coming weeks on how we can all help in these...

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Tammy Ben-Eliezer-Baxter, Executive Director of Atlantic Avenue Local Development Corporation Speaks to Vicki Schneps, President and Publisher of Schneps Media- Power Women Podcast

Tammy Ben-Eliezer-Baxter, Executive Director of Atlantic Avenue Local Development Corporation Speaks to Vicki Schneps, President and Publisher of Schneps Media- Power Women Podcast

Executive Director of AALDC, Tammy Ben-Eliezer-Baxter sat down with Schneps President and Publisher Vicki Schneps for her Power Women podcast! Tammy talks about her upbringing, how AALDC provides resources to the community through scholarships and the Atlantic Antic™ Festival and shares advice to listeners. Click the link to hear the interview!  ...

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