Mayor Bill de Blasio toured the site of Saturday’s massive warehouse fire in Williamsburg on Thursday morning for a briefing from FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro and Chief of Department James Leonard, and to thank firefighters for their work battling the fire. … Full Article
A group of north Brooklyn activists has launched a petition on change.org, calling on the de Blasio administration to implement a more comprehensive environmental and public health plan in response to last weekend’s Williamsburg fire. … Full Article
Forty million — it's a big number.
But this is a big house we're talking about — 50 rooms big —with a big sense of history and a big view out the back windows.
The house in question is Brooklyn Heights' own 3 Pierrepont Place, aka the Low Mansion. … Full Article
At the end of a long and sometimes raucous meeting of the Brooklyn Bridge Park Community Advisory Council (CAC) Tuesday night, held at Congregation Mount Sinai, members of the CAC passed a resolution calling for a halt on construction of two major … Full Article
Tasty Korean tacos, dandy candy flavored with bacon and a giant blue fish wearing eyeglasses.
The slice of Park Slope where the Lyceum is located has endearing spots for enjoyable eating, drinking and mural-gazing. … Full Article