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At a meeting Thursday on the proposed Combined Sewer Overflow Facility at the head of the Gowanus Canal, residents and others voiced concern about the public space that is part of the propose … Full Article

Angel Guardian developer reveals plans for home

Although a confidentiality agreement blocked the buyer of the historic Angel Guardian Home in Dyker Heights from revealing his plans, the developer has decided to speak out, according to  … Full Article

Brooklyn Today May 2: Stickball, Ferries, and a Million-Dollar Ghost

Weather, Brooklyn (NWS): Day 83°, Night 65°, Sunny … Full Article

City planning for blockbuster ferry crowds in Brooklyn Bridge Park

It’s ferry good news for Brooklyn Heights commuters and tourists: The city will launch larger boats and add more dockhands to ease congestion at Brooklyn Bridge Park, one of the most popular destinations on the water-borne transit line. … Full Article

Kushner Bushwick transaction linked to bank probed by feds

A bank that was under federal investigation until last year played a role in two recent real estate transactions involving Kushner Companies — one of them in Brooklyn. … Full Article

Landmarks Preservation Commission nixes bid to save century-old Flatbush church

Local efforts to save the Baptist Church of the Redeemer at Cortelyou Road and Ocean Avenue in Flatbush, built in 1919, have not succeeded, and the church’s building is now slated for demolition,  … Full Article

Con Edison selling ‘last large-scale’ Williamsburg waterfront development site

Con Edison is selling three vacant sites a block north of the former Domino Sugar Refinery on the Brooklyn waterfront, according to Crain’s New York Business.  … Full Article

MILESTONES: May 1, birthdays for Tim McGraw, Anushka Sharma

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 120th day of the year. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today May 1: NRA Backlash, Legalizing Pot, Jacqueline Bisset

Weather, Brooklyn (NWS): Day 76°, Night 60°, Sunny … Full Article

Sheepshead Bay to get 60-unit rental building

New permits have revealed that a mixed-use development will soon rise at 2633 Ocean Ave. The corner lot currently sits vacant, but will eventually yield an eight-story structure with adjacent enclosed parking designed to accommodate 30 vehicles. … Full Article

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