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Brooklyn Bridge Park receives prestigious national planning award

Brooklyn Bridge Park will receive the American Planning Association’s 2014 National Planning Excellence Award for Urban Design for transforming 1.3 miles of Brooklyn’s formerly inaccessible waterfront into a  … Full Article

Whole Foods: What shoppers said

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. Even the shoppers who think Whole Foods is too expensive had good things to say about the new Gowanus store. Listen in ... … Full Article

Gowanus Whole Foods: What we saw

The food is almost too pretty to eat. Here's some eye candy (in the form of photos) from our Saturday visit to the Gowanus Whole Foods. … Full Article

Veni Vidi Vici: Whole Foods takes Gowanus

Going. Like. Gangbusters. Business is booming at Brooklyn's first Whole Foods Market, which has had a month to settle in on the shores of that oddly alluring Superfund site, the Gowanus Canal. … Full Article

Brooklyn to get three new Appellate Justices

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has announced appointments to fill vacancies in the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court for the Second Judicial Departments. … Full Article

At threatened Bed-Stuy hospital, extended run for Edward Albee’s “The Death of Bessie Smith”

Following an initial sold-out run, New Brooklyn Theater announced a three-week extension for Edward Albee’s “The Death of Bessie Smith.”  … Full Article

OPINION: Freestanding emergency rooms: advice from a former asthma patient

Recently, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle reported on two proposals for the troubled Long Island College Hospital: The Fortis-NYU-Lutheran plan and … Full Article

Lentol says minimum wage should go up faster

The minimum wage in New York state is scheduled to go up to $9.00 an hour, but not until the end of 2015. Assemblyman Joseph Lentol (D-Greenpoint-Williamsburg) said workers shouldn’t have to wait that long for the wage increase. … Full Article

Eyesore No More: Sidewalk shed set for derelict Remsen Street building

Take a long look at one of Brooklyn Heights' rare derelict buildings, 153 Remsen St. You won't be seeing it for much longer. … Full Article


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