May, 2014

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.28.14)

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A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Locks of Love Coming Down at Brooklyn Bridge [Fox] Proposal for a One Story Building on 20 Old Fulton Street [DUMBO NYC] Brooklyn […]

Brooklyn Car-Sharing Site "Carpingo" Battles a Default Bias for National Chains

standard Brooklyn Car-Sharing Site “Carpingo” Battles a Default Bias for National Chains

A local car-sharing company with neighborhood employees and affordable rates. Pick-up and drop-off centers throughout the borough, serving the middle class along with more well-heeled clientele. The same amenities as Zipcar, minus any annual fees. With all this to offer, why can’t Brooklyn-bred “Carpingo” get an audience with certain […]

DiNapoli: Brooklyn is King of NYC Economic Growth, Though Challenges Remain

standard DiNapoli: Brooklyn is King of NYC Economic Growth, Though Challenges Remain

  Brooklyn has achieved extraordinary economic growth, including the first increase in the manufacturing sector in several decades, but challenges remain, New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli reported to an audience in Williamsburg today. “Business in Brooklyn is booming and people want […]

Is Landmarking Out of Control? Contentious Perspectives Clash at Crain's Event

standard Is Landmarking Out of Control? Contentious Perspectives Clash at Crain’s Event

A cataclysm of divergent views sparred in a healthy (if occasionally contentions) forum sponsored by Crain’s New York Business. “Is Landmarking Out of Control?” brought together an array of prominent figures, from developers to preservationists and others involved in the industry. Kenneth T. Jackson, Professor […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.27.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.27.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Turbines Popping Up on Roofs Like 388 Bridge, With Questions of Efficiency [New York Times] Sticky Pathways in Brooklyn Bridge Park Gumming […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.26.14)

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A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Monday, May 26, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Bicycle Sculptures Unite Art and Healthy Living in Brooklyn Public Spots [DNAInfo] St. Ann’s Warehouse to showcase new wave of puppet theater […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.25.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.25.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Sunday, May 25, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO BPL’s Nachowitz, Skrodelis and Woloch Discuss Brooklyn Heights Library Plans [Brooklyn Heights Blog] A Farewell to a Brooklyn Bridge Park Employee at […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.24.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.24.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Saturday, May 24, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Water Nymph Graces Brooklyn Heights Window [Brooklyn Eagle] Former reBar Owner Owes $20K in Rent and Faces Eviction, Landlord Says [DNAInfo] The Heights: […]