Boerum Hill

214 Richardson St. is 'the other finger building' mocked this Robert Scarano-designed dark-gray brick tower – which sticks up between two low-rise buildings like it's flipping the bird – with a catchy nickname, “the other finger building.”  … Full Article

What's with the convoluted front entrance at 20 Bayard St.?

There's mucho mockery of Williamsburg and Greenpoint residential projects. … Full Article

45 Third Place is the 'Carroll Gardens Atrocity' writers called it the Carroll Gardens Atrocity and said it was “the poster child for inconsiderate and non-contextual design in Brownstone Brooklyn.” … Full Article

370 Jay St. looks like a 'derelict'

This once-handsome downtown Brooklyn office building has been turned into an ugly duckling by the neglect of its tenant, the MTA, which started emptying out much of the building in 2001. … Full Article

Sisters wage pop culture war at DUMBO book launch

Sisters Eve and Leonora Epstein — one from Generation X, the other from Generation Y — compare their lives through the lens of TV, music, technology and pop culture in their new book, “X vs. … Full Article

Rep. Carolyn Maloney honors Taras Shevchenko with visits to her District’s Ukrainian churches

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney spent this past Sunday, March 9, visiting Ukrainian churches in the Brooklyn and Queens portions of her district. Congresswoman Maloney has sizable Ukrainian populations in all three boroughs that she represents. … Full Article

What's going on with 30 Henry St, the old Eagle digs?

The Brooklyn Eagle has a swell home high in the sky on Court Street, but sometimes we miss our old digs at 30 Henry St.
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Rehab begins for lonely little landmark, the Coignet Building

At last! It's rehab time. Gowanus' lonely little landmark, the Coignet Building, is getting the long-awaited fix-up its giant neighbor, Whole Foods, has promised. … Full Article

Brooklyn’s ‘Nerd Herd’ advances to robot regionals

On Saturday, hundreds of high school students and an army of rolling robots filled the gym at NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering in Downtown Brooklyn to participate in NYC FIRST’s robotics competition. … Full Article

State not responsible for Brooklyn guard’s tortious actions

New York state, as an employer, is not responsible for a security guard who punched a wooden bench, injuring a bystander, the Brooklyn appellate court ruled. … Full Article


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