Judge to Pier 6 developers: ‘Build if you dare’

Build all you want — but you better be ready to undo it all if you lose your case, was the message Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 6 developers heard at Civil Supreme Court in Manhattan on Friday. … Full Article

Woodstock reunion festival coming to Brooklyn

If you were around in 1969, you know full well the cultural phenomenon of Woodstock. And if you were too young to attend or born after the historic concert, this is your chance to be part of the “peace, love and freedom” generation. … Full Article

Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway could do double duty as a flood barrier in Red Hook

An innovative plan to use a scenic greenway as part of a flood protection system for Red Hook is inching closer to reality. … Full Article

It's going down! 2nd bulkhead collapses along Gowanus Canal

As if the Gowanus Canal did not already have enough junk in its waters, just last week a bulkhead collapsed, sending concrete, wood and other debris into the toxic waterway. … Full Article

Clarke endorses Cumbo’s re-election bid

Councilmember Laurie Cumbo, facing a tough challenge from fellow Democrat Ede Fox in her bid for re-election, has picked up a number of high-profile endorsements in recent weeks.  U.S. Rep. Yvette Clarke (D-Central Brooklyn) is the latest political heavyweight to endorse Cumbo. … Full Article

Downtown Brooklyn construction checklist

Downtown Brooklyn's skyline is changing all the time.

We want to keep track of how it looks at every stage in its transformation.  … Full Article

Fast start for apartment leasing at 33 Bond St.

In no time flat, TF Cornerstone has leased 120 apartments at its new Downtown Brooklyn development.

Betcha that number will be higher by the time you read this story. … Full Article

Check out the Brooklyn Cultural District building Enrique Norten designed

The old timers remember this was an urban-renewal site. Boy, are those days over. … Full Article

Bedford-Stuyvesant kids star in PAL’s Pennant Quest

Kids from Bedford-Stuyvesant were among hundreds of youngsters from the Police Athletic League’s (PAL) Summer Day Camp program who showed off their athletic skills and their sense of teamwork at the PAL’s Pennant Quest event in a Manhattan park. … Full Article

Park Slope author writes hard-boiled Manhattan-Brooklyn crime thriller

Colin Harrison starts his terrific new thriller “You Belong to Me” with a lapel-grabber: “Her story, his trouble, begins in desire.” Spare, economical and hard-boiled — that’s about as perfectly crafted an opening sentence can be as found in current fiction. Hard not to be hooked. … Full Article


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