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Some Williamsburg stores are complaining that they've lost business ever since the city got rid of parking on Kent Avenue. The owner of eco-friendly furniture store Om Sweet Home tells the Brooklyn Paper that in one recent week she earned a total of $200 during a period when she'd usually make almost ten times that. We feel for her—a furniture store definitely requires more available parking spots than any of the billion clothing boutiques in the neighborhood, so she must be getting hit harder than most. [Brooklyn Paper]