Carolina Salguero is a woman with a mission. She wants you to share it.She rescued a decommissioned oil tanker, the Mary A. Whalen, and spent a decade nailing down a long-term berth for the historic vessel that's accessible to the public. … Full Article
Go forth and build condos.The city Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) gave its blessing Tuesday to Hidrock Realty's plan to turn a 1920s-vintage Park Slope movie house into a big condo development with a small cinema. … Full Article
Drama, drama and more drama.
So many people showed up for the five-hour sale closing that they couldn't all fit into the conference room.
The deal was so complex that the closing was postponed — twice. It didn't get done till the third time it was scheduled. … Full Article
Landmark This House. Please.Vivian Solmo has changed her mind about the historic home her family owned for many years — the famous old Gravesend property that's known as Lady Moody's House. … Full Article
A half-century is a looong time to wait.Today's the big day for seven historic Brooklyn properties that were first considered for city landmarks designation up to 50 years ago — when John Lindsay was mayor. … Full Article