Comment: Ay yi yi, another four for four this week.
Open House Picks 12/07/2012 [Brownstoner]
The glassy rooftop addition proposed for the adaptive reuse of the iconic Empire Stores warehouses in Dumbo has alarmed residents and preservationists, who showed up at a Landmarks meeting Tuesday to voice their objections, the Daily Eagle reported. The commissioners agreed with them. Apparently the commissioners just didn’t like the idea of two glassy floors […]
A group of Prospect-Lefferts Gardens residents gathered yesterday at Chester Court to explain their lawsuit against a developer who wants to construct a 23-story luxury and affordable development on the lot next door. The neighborhood activists and their lawyers are requesting a court order to require the state housing agency to conduct a more thorough […]
In the Shadow of Rising Towers, Laments of Lost Sunlight in New York [NY Times] Family Recipes From a Hawaiian Kitchen in Williamsburg [NY Times] The New Taste for New York Townhouses [WSJ] Bicycle Bells Will Jingle in Prospect Park [WSJ] Photos: Gorgeous Brooklyn Homes From the Early 1900s [Gothamist] Gentrifying Bed Stuy Broker Manages […]
Museum of City of New York Does Second Exhibit of Hurricane Sandy Photos [Untapped] Williamsburgh v. Williamsburg – Where That Extra “h” Comes From [Untapped] Photos of $6,500-a-Month Oceana Penthouse Are Disappointing [Sheepshead Bites] Lights! Lights! Lights! How New York’s Craziest Christmas Homes Deck Their Walls [Curbed] $1 Million Mega Million Ticket Sold in Bensonhurst [Bensonhurst Beans] Welcome to… The Johnsons, in Bushwick [Bedford+Bowery] Next Year, […]
Franklin Avenue’s arts and community space, Launchpad, is hosting a holiday arts and crafts fair this Saturday. The Built in Brooklyn craft fair will feature jewelry, clothing, cards, gifts, soaps, perfumes and treats from a variety of local vendors and artisans. There will be all-natural body care products, locally made cookies, vintage clothing, handmade ceramics […]