Brownsville, Carnarsie, & East New York

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.07.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.07.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Saturday, June 7th, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO John Street Pasture Open for the Summer [DUMBO NYC] What Exactly is a “21st Century Library?” [Brooklyn Heights Blog] Country Music at […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.06.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.06.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Friday, June 6th, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Housing at Pier 6 Dominates Lively Brooklyn Bridge Park Board Meeting [Brooklyn Heights Blog, Brooklyn Paper] Field days in Dumbo: John Street […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.05.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.05.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Thursday, June 5th, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO A clover field grows in Brooklyn: John Street Pasture opens Saturday [Brooklyn Eagle] Full Scale Replica of Statue of Liberty Around Brooklyn […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.04.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.04.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Wednesday, June 4th, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Look inside hardware design firm Pensa’s 20 Jay St offices [Technical.ly] Video Shows the Agony of Docking Citibikes in Brooklyn Heights [Brooklyn […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.03.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.03.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO ‘Togather,’ DUMBO-Based Crowdsourced Events Interest Project, Shutting Down [Technical.ly] Brooklyn Heights Cinema Offering Discounted Tickets via Dealflicks [Brooklyn Heights Blog] 9/11 Museum […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.02.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (06.02.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Monday, June 2nd, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Bargemusic at Fulton Ferry Landing Friday [Wall Street Journal] Empire Stores in DUMBO to Add Rooftop Beer Garden [BK Mag] Park Slope, South […]

Breaking: Monetary Award Offered to Help Find Suspect in Fatal Stabbings of Children in East New York

standard Breaking: Monetary Award Offered to Help Find Suspect in Fatal Stabbings of Children in East New York

Political leaders and anti-violence advocates in East New York are offering a monetary award for information leading to the apprehension of a suspect in Sunday’s fatal stabbing incident at the Boulevard Houses that claimed six-year-old Prince Joshua Avitto and left seven-year-old Mikayla Capers in critical […]

Bill Expands Rent Protection for Senior Citizens

standard Bill Expands Rent Protection for Senior Citizens

Thanks to recent legislation, more senior citizens will be eligible to beat back rising rents. Mayor Bill de Blasio today signed legislation into law to raise the maximum income level of seniors eligible for Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) Program benefits […]

City Embarks on Comprehensive Review of 911 Call-Taking Process

standard City Embarks on Comprehensive Review of 911 Call-Taking Process

As part of the de Blasio administration’s continuing review of the 911 system, the first phase of which was announced last week, the Mayor’s Office of Operations, in close consultation with the FDNY and NYPD, is coordinating a comprehensive operational review of the […]