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.
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.
'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.
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.
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 .
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.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Meet the Filmanthropist: Lilly Hartley
I'm a serial connector, passionate cause marketer and corporate responsibility expert.
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.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
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."
Thu Aug 14, 2014
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.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Pordland Mercury
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.
Jewish World Review
I recently watched the new program "Manhattan" which is about the Manhattan Project in Los Alamos, Nevada that gave us the atom bomb.
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 .
Thu Aug 07, 2014
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)
Tue Aug 05, 2014
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.
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.
The Brooklyn Inc
A Changing Brooklyn: Prospect Heights
Popular Prospect Heights bar The Way Station is a testament to the neighborhood's constant evolution.