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Yesterday | ABC News

Construction Halted on Tower Near Brooklyn Arena

A contractor has halted construction on a prefabricated residential high-rise near Brooklyn's Barclays Center and the Atlantic Terminal train yards.


Thu Aug 28, 2014


Vice's Director of Global Marketing Jonathan Hunt Heads to Vox

Jonathan Hunt, who led Vice's global marketing efforts, is leaving his post to help Vox Media expand as its global vp for marketing and partnerships.


Related Topix: Marketing, SB Nation, Native Advertising, DLP Mobile, Startups, Facebook

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

Our Fair ShareGood food doesn't have to cost the Earth

"We imagine a world where food production returns to the neighborhoods. Empty lots, rooftops, front and back yards, and parks can be edible landscapes," says Food Is Free Project founder John VanDeusen Edwards.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Apiculture, Home Gardening, Home

Laughing Squid

'Kiss Someone You Love', A Project Asking Random New Yorkers to Kiss Their Loved Ones

" Kiss Someone You Love " is a video and photography project by Matt Adams and Katie Sokoler that asked random New Yorkers to kiss someone they love at McCarren Park in Brooklyn.


Related Topix: New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom


Manhattan Episode 2 Review

In this new television series set in 1943 New Mexico, fictional main characters work on the Manhattan Project led by J. Robert Oppenheimer to build the world's first atomic bomb.



8/27/14: Today's Tips: Wednesday

MUSIC : The Pine Leaf Boys @ Shepard Park , Lake George. It's the last concert of the Lake George Arts Project's Wednesday evening concert series, and it should be a wonderful, swamp-soaked night of Louisiana sounds.


Related Topix: Albany, NY, Columbia County, NY, Chatham, NY

Mon Aug 25, 2014


In the Pipeline: Did Everyone Forget About That Gas Pipeline in the Rockaways?

There was some public outcry against the Rockaway Delivery Lateral Project , the natural gas pipeline that will run from the Atlantic Ocean, under the Rockaways and Jamaica Bay, and into to southeast Brooklyn, when it was proposed in August of 2012 .


Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Williams Companies, Energy, Oil & Gas, Explosion, Real Estate

Sat Aug 23, 2014


Laverne Cox launched a media campaign in support of transwoman Synthia China Blast

Who was convicted for the rape, murder and abuse of the corpse of thirteen-year-old Ebony Nicole Williams.


Related Topix: Prison

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Meet the Filmanthropist: Lilly Hartley

I'm a serial connector, passionate cause marketer and corporate responsibility expert.


Related Topix: Marketing

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Hellenic News of America

Project Rebuilding Saint Nicholas Church to complete by 2014

The Metropolitan Engineering Societies Council and the Hellenic American Technical Chamber sponsored the Engineers week celebration gala at the Polytechnic Institute of NYU in Brooklyn on Wednesday February 13, 2013.


Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY

Sat Aug 16, 2014

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

James Murphy doing a DJ set at Morgan's Pier in September

Former frontman for the defunct, yet beloved LCD Soundystem , Murphy recently talked with Pitchfork about his new creative venture; "I'm a director now."


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Refinery 29

What Does Your Neighborhood Say About Your Style?

Bed-Stuy-based photographer Shanthony Exum started her blog, The Every Body Project , to showcase the personal style of New Yorkers who don't fit the usual fashion-blogger mold - read young, thin, white, and wealthy.


Related Topix: Blog News, Chelsea (New York, NY), New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Pordland Mercury

Sold Out

ROUNDING OUT what has been a long and stimulating summer for Fashioning Cascadia - the Museum of Contemporary Craft's exhibit focusing on apparel - comes Drew Cameron, the last of the show's artists-in-residence.


Related Topix: Mississippi

Jewish World Review

Jewish self-loathing

I recently watched the new program "Manhattan" which is about the Manhattan Project in Los Alamos, Nevada that gave us the atom bomb.


Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Israel, World News, Middle East, US News

Mon Aug 11, 2014


Meet Ericka Pittman of Bravo's newest dating series, 'The Singles Project'

Real People. Real Dates. Real Time. The Singles Project follows a group of young, successful New York singles as they search for love in the city that never sleeps.


Fri Aug 08, 2014

Ditmas Park Corner

Help Raise Money For The 'Flatbush Trees' Public Art Project

A dilapidated 35-year-old tree sculpture at the intersection of Flatbush Avenue, Ocean Avenue, and Empire Boulevard is badly in need of a transformation - and community leaders are spearheading efforts to raise money to create a work of public art that will be the envy of the city .


Related Topix: Blog News, Home Gardening, Home

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Dirt

Community Resilience on the Edge

Levee Lab at Hunts Point tests designed ecologies, materials, and techniques for climate-adapted industrial waterfronts to develop new regulatory frameworks / OLIN & PennDesign Is resilience ecological, economic, cultural, or social? For Red Hook and Hunts Point, two different communities in New York City with a lot to lose, the answer is all of ... (more)


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

Tue Aug 05, 2014

ENR-Engineering News-Record

Pulse: Project News From McGraw-Hill Construction's Dodge

Arizona Mark Taylor Development is planning to build the San Dorado luxury apartments on a 15.7-acre site in Oro Valley.


Related Topix: IGN Entertainment, Fox Interactive Media, Architectural Design, Arts

Sat Aug 02, 2014


Volunteers from Police Reform Organizing Project petition throughout...

A handful of Brooklyn volunteers handed out fliers in Bed-Stuy, among other neighborhoods, while also asking for signatures on their petition aimed at fixing the city's controversial "broken windows" police tactics.


Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

The Brooklyn Inc

A Changing Brooklyn: Prospect Heights

Popular Prospect Heights bar The Way Station is a testament to the neighborhood's constant evolution.


Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY