Following Dispute, Community Board 13 Looks to Hire New District Manager [Sheepshead Bites]
Williamsburg Shopping District Expands Upscale Portfolio With Ralph Lauren [Gothamist]
The 66th Precinct Is One of the Most Dangerous Places to Ride a Bike in the City [Bensonhurst Bean]
Four-Story, Eight-Unit Redevelopment Planned at 280 Linden Boulevard, Flatbush [NYY]
Windsor Terrace Could Get 15 New Speed Humps as Part of Street Safety Push [DNA]

Photo by Robert S via Flickr


Citi Bike Announces August Expansion Date for North Brooklyn [Gothamist]
Come Celebrate Q Gardens at a Community Barbecue Next Sunday, August 2 [DPC]
Flashback Friday: 7th Avenue Street Fair [Park Slope Stoop]
Historic LICH Building on Its Way to Becoming Condos [Curbed]
See What Remains of Park Slope’s Forgotten Prospect Theatre [Curbed]
Bay Ridge Tattoo Artists Celebrate 10 Years in Business [Hey Ridge]
Two Ditmas Park Residents on Building a Life Together, and More [DPC]

Photo by Anthony Fine via Flickr

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PLG Neighborhood Association Hosts Housing Help Session [Q Parkside]
Local Public Housing Back on List of NYCHA’s Most Neglected Properties [Sheepshead Bites]
Angular Prospect Heights Building Launches Sales From $580K [Curbed]
Revealed: 21 Powers Street, Slate’s Newest Condos in Williamsburg [NYY]
Nitehawk Cinema Owner Buys Bushwick Building for $4.75 Million to Rent Out [DNA]
Burglar Steals $16K Worth of Laptops From Vice’s New Williamsburg Office [BK Paper]

Photo by Linh Nguyen via Flickr


Cain’s Tavern in Bushwick Is Closing Due to 500 Percent Rent Increase [Bushwick Daily]
Family of Three-Month-Old Receive Outpouring of Support as Investigation Continues [BHB]
Heat Wave Puts Damper on Bensonhurst’s First Weekend Walks [Bensonhurst Bean]
Youth Artists to Paint Vision Zero Mural Outside Park Slope Storefront [DNA]
CBS Drama ‘Limitless’ Will Film in our Neighborhood Tomorrow, July 23 — Move Your Cars [DPC]

Photo by Axel Taferner on Flickr


Geotechnical Drilling to Begin Around Heights Library Site This Week [BHB]
A Guide to Brooklyn’s Public Outdoor Swimming Pools [DPC]
The Secrets of Bay Ridge’s “Triangle Parks” [Hey Ridge]
City Planning Wants Zoning Changes to Prevent Bulky Buildings [Curbed]
Blue Bottle Coffee on 7th Ave Close to Opening [Park Slope Stoop]
Digging up the Roots of Your Old House: Title [Brownstone Detectives]

Photo by Wally Gobetz via Flickr


The Man Who Sells Brooklyn Cool [NYO]
Prospect Park Wants You to Take a Seat [DNA]
Despite Rumors, Bay Ridge Indie Toy Store Not Closing [Hey Ridge]
Six-Story, Six-Unit Residential Building Filed at 511 Herkimer Street, Bed Stuy [NYY]
Is Anything NOT Turning Into Luxury Condos in Brooklyn? []
The Wilds of Green-Wood Cemetery [South Slope News]

Photo by jon mannion via Flickr


Brooklyn Ex-Congressman Michael Grimm Sentenced to Eight Months in Prison [Sheepshead Bites]
Zero Vision in DOT’s “Great Streets” Plan to Revamp Atlantic Avenue [Streetsblog]
Hello, Key Food! Windsor Farms Market Officially Opens [KensingtonBK]
New Coworking Space With Yoga and Photo Space in Bushwick Is Really Affordable [Bushwick Daily]
New Farmers Market Coming to Parkside Plaza This Sunday, July 19 [DPC]

Photo by Axel Taferner on Flickr

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A Peek Inside Hillary’s Brooklyn HQ [Politico]
Flexing: The Brooklyn Dance Craze With a Serious Message [BBC]
Residents Fight for Right to Remain in Notorious PLG Homeless Shelter [Gothamist]
The L Magazine Print Edition, RIP [BK Vegan]
Two Most Ruthless Latino Gangs Mark Territory in Bensonhurst [Bensonhurst Bean]
Renovation Diary: A New Kitchen for an Old Brownstone [Curbed]
Grand Prospect Hall to Open Brooklyn Bavarian Biergarten Friday [South Slope News]
She Masqueraded in Male Attire (1894) [Brownstone Detectives]

Photo by SonnyVisions Photography via Flickr

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The Gowanus Canal Is Flooding [Park Slope Stoop]
Tragedy for Brooklyn Heights Couple: Three-Month-Old Son Dies at SoHo Day Care [BHB]
Farewell, Smith Street: In Memoriam of Brooklyn’s Restaurant Row [CO]
Brooklyn BP Bikes Down “Hairy” Flatbush Ave Following Cyclist Death [Gothamist]
Brooklyn Staycation: A Day in Bensonhurst [Sheepshead Bites]
Cat Circus Is Performing in Bushwick Thursday Through Sunday [Bushwick Daily]

Photo by Atomische * Tom Giebel on Flickr


Bronx Cheap Eats Sensation El Atoradero Is Relocating to Prospect Heights [Eater]
Please Come Tomorrow July 15 to Show Support for Tenants at 60 Clarkson [Q Parkside]
Bay Ridge’s Fairy-Tale Gingerbread House Can’t Find a Buyer [Curbed]
Give Your Input on the DOT’s Plan to Make the Intersection at Ocean and Parkside Safer [DPC]
After 21 Years of Business, Baku Bakery Closes Doors for Good [Bensonhurst Bean]

Is Pluto the next Brooklyn?
Brownstoner on Instagram
Photo of Pluto by NASA

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Cyclist Fatally Struck by SUV Driver Near Barclays Center This Morning [Gothamist]
Q&A With the Bushwick Rapper Who Recorded a Full Album at an Apple Store [Bushwick Daily]
Summer Cocktails at the Franklin Street Community Garden Thursday [Greenpointers]
Smorgasburg Will Deliver Via Seamless on Saturday [Gothamist]
French Bakery and Café L’Imprimerie Opens in Bushwick [Bushwick Daily]

Photo by Runs With Scissors via Flickr

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Bushwick Arts Organization Norte Maar Has Moved to East New York [Bushwick Daily]
All About Waterfront History at Brooklyn Bridge Park [BHB]
Park Slope Stoop Sale Roundup: July 11-12 [Park Slope Stoop]
A Comprehensive List of Local Streets to Be Repaved This Summer [Bensonhurst Bean]
Trapped in a Billyburg Freezer (1902) [Brownstone Detectives]

Photo by *Bitch Cakes* on Flickr