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Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.01.14)The view from the Brooklyn Navy Yard (Photo by Matthew Taub)

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A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Sunday, June 1st, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Last Ditch #SaveLICH Rally Tuesday Morning [Brooklyn Heights Blog] Park Slope, South Slope, & Windsor Terrace Life-long Sloper Jack Walsh of Celebrate […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.31.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.31.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Saturday, May 31, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO HomeStories Replaces St. Marks Comics at 148 Montague Street in Brooklyn Heights [Brooklyn Heights Blog] Inside Designer Alexis Bittar’s Brooklyn Heights Home [The […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.30.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.30.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Friday, May 30, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO With few places to build, condo developers get creative in Brooklyn Heights [Daily News] Science hacks, stargazing come to Brooklyn for World […]

Tax Relief Coming For Homeowners With Properties Damaged By Superstorm Sandy

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Appearing at a newly reopened three acre waterfront park located along the Kill Van Kull on the North Shore of Staten Island, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed legislation today that will provide relief to New York City residents subject to higher property taxes as a […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.29.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.29.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Thursday, May 29, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Historical Markers Unveiled Along Brooklyn Bridge Park [Brooklyn Eagle] Comet ‘Lands’ at Brooklyn Bridge Park [Brooklyn Heights Blog] Global Décor in Brooklyn […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.28.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.28.14)

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

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  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 […]