Soon you'll be able to chat with friends — or answer your boss' call — on any subway platform in the city.
The final subway station in New York City to be wired for cellphone service, Clark Street on the 2 and 3 line in Brooklyn Heights, is going live on Monday. … Full Article
Mayor Bill de Blasio’s decision not to visit the scene of the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) crash at the Atlantic Terminal on Jan. 4 has opened him up to a great deal of criticism and negative publicity in the wake of the accident. … Full Article
It looks like a castle. What's not to like?Sixteenth-century Loire Valley chateaux served as the inspiration for renowned Brooklyn architect Montrose Morris' design for 480 Nostrand Ave., AKA the Renaissance Apartments. … Full Article
The St. Francis College board of trustees has named Timothy J. Houlihan interim president of St. Francis College. Dr. Houlihan currently serves as Provost of St. Francis. He will be replacing Brendan J. Dugan, ’68, who passed away on Dec. 18, 2016. … Full Article
The first baby born at NYU Lutheran Medical Center in 2017 arrived just a few short hours into the New Year.At 4:10 a.m. on Jan. 1, little Helen Zhu made her big debut at the hospital at 150 55th St. in Sunset Park. … Full Article
Tom Avitabile, the author of a series of best-selling political techno thrillers, will speak at the Brooklyn Heights Library’s interim branch and sign his fifth and newest book “Give Us This Day.” The book is his third best-seller. … Full Article