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Retired businessman, Navy navigator publishes moving debut novel

James Whitfield Thomson was not always on the path to becoming a novelist. A former sales executive and U.S. Navy navigator in Vietnam, he recently published his first novel, “Lies You Wanted to Hear,” at the age of 68. … Full Article
 

False Alarm: Starbucks NOT coming to Fort Greene

It was quite the tempest in a teapot … er, coffee urn. … Full Article
 

Witness The Change: 183 Columbia Heights now a high-end haven

It's back to the future for a Brooklyn Heights apartment house that belonged to the Watchtower for a quarter-century. … Full Article
 

Prosecutor shakeup hits Brooklyn DA’s Office

As Brooklyn’s incumbent district attorney prepares to leave office in January, he has rearranged a number of key staff in his interim days. … Full Article
 
 

Surprise! MTA eases up on fare hikes

In the wake of its new Final Proposed 2014 Budget and Four-Year Financial Plan, the MTA expects that a combination of cost-cutting measures, lower expenses and higher operating revenues will allow the agency to reduce by almost half the previously projected fare and toll increases scheduled … Full Article
 

Alice Waters, renowned chef, comes to Brooklyn

Alice Waters, chef, author and the proprietor of Chez Panisse, is an American pioneer of a culinary philosophy that maintains that cooking should be based on the finest and freshest seasonal ingredients that are produ … Full Article
 

Roses Are Red, Violets Are Blue, (It's) Sugar Is Sweet

Sweet deal! Candy-store chain It's Sugar is the newest tenant to rent space at the 53,000-square-foot commercial condominium Albert Laboz of United American Land  is developing in the Brooklyn Municipal Building. … Full Article
 

SUNY, DOH honchos face contempt hearing for alleged LICH malfeasance

State Supreme Court Justice Johnny Lee Baynes is going to have a very full courtroom on November 18. … Full Article
 

Interfaith Medical Center headed back to Bankruptcy Court Wednesday

Interfaith Medical Center will be back in U.S. Bankruptcy court in Brooklyn on Wednesday, where supporters hope to fend off the hospital’s closure, again, until a rescue plan can be put in place. … Full Article
 

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