Brooklyn's become an epicenter for DIY artisans, and over the past several years, businesses that deal in small batch chocolate, baked goods, coffee, and booze have multiplied exponentially. But to lump Steve Tarpin in with that wave would be incorrect.
After 15-foot waves from Hurricane Sandy destroyed parts of Fairway in Red Hook, the only thing left was an old coffee roaster. But the tourist hub and (seriously super) supermarket will reopen on Van Brunt Street on March 1. The store broke the news on Twitter, and store officials said the restorat ... More >>