Monday Links

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Former New York Schools Chancellor Now at Brooklyn’s Medgar Evers College [NY Times]
Hungry City: Martha in Fort Greene [NY Times]
The Hunt: A Place in Brooklyn, the “Hot Borough” [NY Times]
Reality Intrudes at a Utopian Market in Brooklyn, With Light Fingers [NY Times]
Borough President for Not Much Longer, but a Brooklynite Always [NY Times]
Walkups Are in Demand in Prospect Heights and Elsewhere [NY Times]
Williamsburg Real Estate Agent Fired for Allegedly Uploading Nude Photos of Herself [NY Post]
New Hipsters Fight Old Hipsters in Bushwick [NY Post]
NYCHA Says Will Take Two Years to Fix Peeling Paint in Crown Heights Apartment [NY Daily News]
Holiday Shopping on Pitkin Avenue vs. Madison Avenue [WSJ]
Work Progresses on Lincoln Road in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens [Curbed]
McCarren Ice Rink Could Double in Size in Future [Gothamist]
Photos: Rough Trade, Williamsburg’s Massive New Record Store [Gothamist]
Brooklyn Residents Hold Rally Calling for End to “Knockout Game” Assaults [CBS NY]
Brooklyn as a Borough of Families [NY Observer]
Artsy Pair Trades Carroll Gardens Townhouse for Destinations Unknown [NY Observer]
One in Eight Brooklyn Residents Are Food Insecure [Brooklyn Eagle]
Tenant Wanted at Triangle Sports Building [Brooklyn Eagle]
Brooklyn’s Alloy and Others Combine Design and Development [Crain's]
Track Fire Limits Service on 2, 3 and 4 Trains South of Atlantic Avenue [DNAinfo]

 

One Comment

  • Bob Marvin

    That Curbed article on the building under construction on Lincoln, between Ocean & Flatbush in PLG points out an interesting development; it’ll be 80/20 market rate/affordable, rather than all “affordable”. Still a plus for the neighborhood IMO.