Brooklyn Heights

A summer of self-driving vehicles and clawbots in Downtown Brooklyn

You might notice an unusual number of radio-controlled vehicles or breadbox-sized robots scooting around MetroTech this summer. Do not be alarmed.  … Full Article
A Guide to Brooklyn Bridge Park

VIDEO: A visual guide to Brooklyn Bridge Park

With the opening of Pier 3, Brooklyn Bridge Park is 90 percent complete, offering a break from the hustle and bustle of the city on the 85-acre post-industrial waterfront. … Full Article

Police searching for man who shot 3 on Fulton Mall in Downtown Brooklyn

Three people, including two innocent bystanders, were shot in broad daylight on a busy Downtown Brooklyn shopping street just after lunch hour on Friday, at roughly 1:45 p.m. The shooting took place on Fulton Street near Gallatin Place in front of the GAP Outlet Store. … Full Article

Is arson to blame for a fire set to destroy part of Brooklyn's industrial past?

The two-alarm fire that swept through a 19th-century Red Hook warehouse on the night of June 14 was a spectacle, complete with fireboats in the Gowanus Canal aiming multiple streams of water at the blaze. It sparked immediate controversy as well. … Full Article

En Garde in Gowanus! How fencers learn the finer points

Walk down Degraw Street between Third and Fourth avenues in Gowanus and you’ll see a dance studio, a music studio, two CrossFit gyms, a  … Full Article

Urban explorers hold beach party at former Gowanus industrial site

The Ferrara Brothers’ concrete conveyor belts, visible from the Smith-9th Street station of the F and G lines, have reduced to scrap. The company is opening a new plant in Sunset Park, and the Gowanus site is slated for residential development.  … Full Article

Stroll down Leonard Street and see a slice of Greenpoint

Could you give a visitor directions to Leonard Street without using your smartphone? Probably not, unless you live there. North Brooklyn is where you go to find this fascinating residential street.  … Full Article

19th century Clinton Hill mansion hits the market for $13.5M

A 19th century mansion in Clinton Hill with ties to the Pfizer family is up for sale for $13.5 million, making it one of the most expensive homes in Brooklyn.  … Full Article

West Coast climbing gym is coming to North Brooklyn

A West Coast fitness chain plans to open a new gym at 1 Nassau Ave., near the Greenpoint-Williamsburg border. … Full Article

Industry City to make mid-week fun with Salsa Wednesdays

Wednesdays are the new Fridays at Sunset Park. Musician and producer Willie Villegas, the brains behind the wildly successful Salsa Sundays at Industry City, is bringing the fun to weeknights this summer, starting tonight with the new Salsa Wednesdays. … Full Article


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