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80 Flatbush gets shorter and slimmer

In a negotiation that went down to the wire—past the start of a scheduled City Council subcommittee hearing Thursday—months of debate over the scale of the ambitious two-tower 80 Flatbush project co … Full Article

Alloy Development cuts height and density of 80 Flatbush project and wins a crucial City Council vote

Compromise! Alloy Development has trimmed the height of both its towers in its proposed 80 Flatbush Ave. project —  one of which was going to be as tall as the Chrysler Building — and reduced the density it's seeking for the Boerum Hill site. … Full Article

To desegregate Brownstone Brooklyn middle schools, high scores, good grades no longer a factor

Change is coming to Brooklyn’s District 15 schools. On Thursday at Park Slope’s M.S. 51, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza launched a plan to increase diversity at Brownstone Brooklyn’s sought-after middle schools. … Full Article

Fortis proposes new building for former Jehovah’s Witnesses site

The latest proposed development project to replace a former Jehovah’s Witnesses site is a 26-story building with 74 units at 30 Front St., DUMBO. … Full Article

Foes of new, larger Atlantic Ave. jail mobilize against de Blasio's plan

At a Uniform Land Use Review Procedure hearing Wednesday at P.S. … Full Article

Ninth annual Taste Williamsburg Greenpoint benefits local nonprofits

North Brooklyn’s ninth annual Taste Williamsburg Greenpoint on Sunday was so successful, it had vendors scrambling well before its afternoon finale.  … Full Article

Prospect Heights sees record-setting real estate

Right between Barclays Center and Grand Army Plaza, a four-bedroom penthouse is about to hit the market at a record-setting $7.71 million, the highest price Prospect Heights has ever seen. … Full Article

Hotel developers file to replace historical Brooklyn Heights building

A New York real estate development firm has pre-filed an application for a new building permit at the site of the Romanesque Revival building that has been there since 1886. … Full Article

Community Board 10 comes out against mega-development on Eighth Ave.

There are still many unknowns about the massive development proposed for Eighth Avenue and 62nd Street in Sunset Park — but what is crystal clear is the reaction of members of a local panel tasked with reviewing the project. … Full Article

Creative crafters show off their goods at Greenpointers Indie Market

In conjunction with the TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint food festival this past Sunday, another great event -- the Greenpointers Indie Makers Market -- took place next door … Full Article


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