Crown Heights, Prospect Heights, & Lefferts Gardens

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 […]

Architects Propose 'Alternatives' to Atlantic Yards Construction

standard Architects Propose ‘Alternatives’ to Atlantic Yards Construction

A gallery exhibit offers five intriguing designs–scaled models and all–as alternatives to the current construction scheme proposed for the Atlantic Yards site. ‘Five Proposals for the Future of the Atlantic Yards’ opened Thursday evening at Warehouse623 in Prospect Heights. The brainchild of architect Thomas Barry, […]

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 […]

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 […]