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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)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.26.14)

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: […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.23.14)Luna Park, Set to Open This Weekend (Wikimedia Commons)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.23.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Friday, May 23, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO NYPD rescues Brooklyn Bridge jumper in dangerous mission [Brooklyn Eagle] First Couple Sues For Ruined Nuptials By ReBar Owner [DNAInfo] A Comet […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.22.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.22.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Thursday, May 22, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Celebrating a New Pier While Debating Park’s Uses [New York Times] Read Heights Preservation Leaders’ History of Brooklyn Bridge Park [Brooklyn Heights […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.21.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.21.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Wednesday, May 21, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO The River Cafe gets a nice write-up heralding its rebirth [New York Times] after a long rebuilding effort following Hurricane Sandy [Brooklyn […]

Breaking: Airbnb User Data to be Disclosed to Attorney General Schneiderman

standard Breaking: Airbnb User Data to be Disclosed to Attorney General Schneiderman

Airbnb, a web site that allows users to rent out lodging to visitors, has reached a settlement with Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to disclose its data on apartment hosts in the New York area. AG Schneiderman had previously subpoenaed this data, contending that […]

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.20.14)

standard Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News (05.20.14)

A collection of headlines and events involving the borough today, Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Updated periodically. Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO Who are the sellers of Brooklyn’s priciest home? Find out here [Brooklyn Eagle] Burned ReBar Couple Could Get Lucky After All [Brooklyn […]