They call it Midwood, but, weekday mornings, it might as well be midtown. On Avenue J, cars inch along, maneuvering past legions of double-parkers. If you drive in on a Sunday, bring quarters for the parking meters: Orthodox Jewish residents are the majority in Midwood, so city parking regulations mandate that meters also rest on Saturday and work on Sunday. Because of perceived pressure on all shop owners to close by... More >>>