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Preservationist group hopes to block Pierhouse hotel liquor license

Members of the preservationist group Save The View Now (STVN) plan to ask Community Board 2 (CB2) to deny a liquor license to Starwood’s 1 Hotel in the Pierhouse complex in Brooklyn Bridge Park. … Full Article
 

Introducing ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina in New York Harbor

Located in the heart of Brooklyn Bridge Park between Piers 4 and 5, ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina, the newest marina in New York City, is currently under construction with new docks being anchored and a state-of-the-art wave attenuation system now in place. … Full Article
 

These 'homes' are just heavenly

In some of Brooklyn's finest residences, the occupants sleep in heavenly peace. These elegant “homes” are the historic mausoleums of Green-Wood Cemetery, a prime address for the rich and famous — and dearly departed. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn’s NYU Poly receives $100 million, changes name to ‘NYU Tandon School of Engineering’

NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering in Downtown Brooklyn has changed its name to NYU Tandon School of Engineering after receiving a $100 million donation from Chandrika and Ranjan Tandon, the university announced on Monday. … Full Article
 

U.S. Dept. of Commerce invests $2M to support manufacturing in Brooklyn Navy Yard

To celebrate Manufacturing Day this past Friday, the Brooklyn Navy Yard announced at a press conference that it received a $2 million grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) that will go toward the restoration of Building 77. … Full Article
 

Squadron: ‘DOE has pitted neighbor against neighbor’ in rezoning battle

At the Sept. 30 Community Education Council for District 13 (CEC 13) meeting, held at P.S. 307, Department of Education (DOE) planners presented their proposal to change the zones of P.S. 8, located in Brooklyn Heights, and P.S. … Full Article
 

Be of good cheer — IHOP is here

How did we live without it? Comfort food for a crummy-weather day. It has returned to Livingston Street in Downtown Brooklyn. To hell with calorie-counting. … Full Article
 

Brooklynite’s new book explores history of Gowanus Canal

Earlier this year on Earth Day, environmental activist Christopher Swain did his best breaststroke in Brooklyn’s Gowanus Canal. … Full Article
 

‘Slow Zone’ rolling out in Brooklyn Heights

The NYC Department of Transportation (DOT) has begun implementing a Slow Zone in Brooklyn Heights. The Slow Zone will lower the speed limit in the Heights to 20 mph, and install 21 speed humps, according to the Brooklyn Heights Association (BHA). … Full Article
 

Author to speak about new ‘Motown Sound’ book in Fort Greene

“Rhythm Ride” (Roaring Brook Press) is the story of the music that defined a generation and a movement that changed the world. … Full Article
 

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