Brooklyn Heights

New restaurant tenants for iconic Empire Stores

Now that's A Snack With A View. The developers in charge of restoring and repurposing DUMBO's Empire Stores, the iconic former coffee warehouses, signed leases with two restaurant tenants, Vinegar Hill House and Pizza East.  … Full Article
BHA 2015 Annual Meeting

Theme of Brooklyn Heights Association Annual Meeting: Change vs Preservation

The theme of the Brooklyn Heights Association’s 2015 annual meeting, held at Grace Church Wednesday night, was the inevitability and necessity of change. … Full Article

St. Francis-Brooklyn is the people’s champion

Remsen Street’s Pope Center will be the official home office for the upcoming Northeast Conference Tournament as the St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers captured their first regular-season league championship in over a decade with Saturday’s 66-54 victory over St. Francis University (Pa.). … Full Article

OPINION: Before Mayor de Blasio goes to work at City Hall, he works out at Prospect Park Y

Some mornings when I approach the entrance of the Prospect Park YMCA on 9th Street in Brooklyn, there are tell-tale signs that the mayor is inside. It could be the black SUVs out front or the small entourage of plainclothes policemen and policewomen huddling outside the entrance. … Full Article

Real estate investors continue to bet on the future of Gowanus

Commercial real estate investors continued to bet on the future of the Gowanus section of Brooklyn in 2014, buying 38 development/industrial/garage properties valued at $168.86 million, a 123 percent increase in dollar volume from the year before, according to rese … Full Article

St. Joseph’s wins women’s basketball HVIAC championship

The St. Joseph's College women's basketball team won the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) championship, defeating Albany Pharmacy 74-63 behind a 28-point performance by senior Samantha Retas in Albany on Sunday. … Full Article

Brooklyn Heights, buried in white

A blanket of snow covered Brooklyn Heights and vicinity this past weekend. Montague Street took on a timeless look, and the few walkers on the Promenade and in Brooklyn Bridge Park enjoyed the solitary stillness. … Full Article

‘The Iceman Cometh’ to BAM

From the moment he burst on scene, throwing money into the air and laughing heartily, it was clear that Nathan Lane was going to give a memorable performance in "The Iceman Cometh." And he delivered on his initial promise, bringing humanity, humor and audible volume to a character who spent … Full Article

St. Francis beats Fairleigh Dickinson for seventh straight win

The St. Francis Terriers clinched a tie in the Northeast Conference and won their seventh straight game when they beat Fairleigh Dickinson University 70-54 in Brooklyn Heights on Thursday night. … Full Article

Family of Brooklyn's ‘Kung Fu Judge’ Phillips wins $750K wrongful death settlement

A troubled Park Slope assisted living facility has agreed to pay $750,000 to the family of a Brooklyn judge who died there seven years ago, isolated from friends and family. … Full Article


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