Large Residential Development Site on Williamsburg Waterfront Nearing a Sale [Crain's]
CB9 Votes Yes on Controversial Zoning Study Request [Q Parkside]
Nine-Unit Residential Building Planned for 653 Bergen Street, Prospect Heights [NYY]
Excavation Under Way for Two Trees’ 16-Story Building at 325 Kent Avenue, Williamsburg [NYY]
New Projects, Residents Flow Into Prospect-Lefferts Gardens [TRD]
Williamsburg to Host Its Own Gay Pride Festival [DNA]
How French Dual Language Programs in Public Schools Change NYC Neighborhoods [DNA]

Brooklyn Public Library.
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Shop Owners in a Changing Brooklyn Decide to Call It Quits [NY Times]
Clinton Hill Home Designed for an Artist: $8.5 Million [NY Times]
What’s the Deal: Pinnacle Buys Units in East New York [WSJ]
Relive the Empty, Industrial Streets of 1990s Williamsburg [Curbed]
These Crown Heights Residents Saw Their Rents Double Last Fall [Gothamist]
A New Theater Company Looks for a Home in Bed Stuy’s Slave Theater [NYO]
Push Begins to Restore Brooklyn War Memorial [CBS NY]
A Closer Look at Jeppe Heine’s Interactive “Labyrinth NY” in Brooklyn Bridge Park [AN]
Public Hearing on School in Atlantic Yards Tower set for June 3 [AYR]
Construction Update: 33 Eagle Street and 21 Commercial Street, Greenpoint Landing [NYY]
Permits Filed: 27-Story Tower for 88 Schermerhorn Street in Downtown Brooklyn [NYY]
Elrob Realty’s Stalled Williamsburg Project Secures Funding [TRD]

Sunbathers in Prospect Park.
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A Makeover for Brooklyn Marriott [NY Times]
Top Outdoor Concerts in Brooklyn This Summer [BK Paper]
First Look: New Williamsburg Condos Set to Start at $590,000 [Curbed]
Construction Update: City Point [Field Condition]
Forest City: 550 Vanderbilt Condo Sales Office to Launch in June at Barclays Center Space [AYR]
Four-Unit Building Replacing Small Townhouse at 93 Douglass Street in Carroll Gardens [NYY]
Renderings Revealed for 18-Unit Mixed-Use Building at 557 Hart Street in Bushwick [NYY]

Brooklyn Botanic Garden.
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Brooklyn and Queens to Gain Views of July 4th Fireworks [NY Times]
The Future Maestros of Brooklyn at Youth Chorus [WSJ]
Judge Extends TRO on Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pierhouse Project [Eagle]
$8 Million Brighton Beach Mansion Wants to Host Your Hippie Wedding [Curbed]
Revealed: 7 Stagg Street, Williamsburg [NYY]
William Vale Hotel Developers Planning 140-Key Bushwick Hotel [TRD]
RJ Hospitality Looks to Sell 113-Key Marriott Hotel Under Construction in Gowanus [TRD]
Brooklyn Hospital Plans to Sell Maynard Building and Develop New Facility [DNA]
Video: Activist Arrested Amid Subcommittee Vote on Controversial PLG Rezoning [DNA]

Mustang on Grand Street.
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Public Housing Residents Wary of Mayor de Blasio’s Plan [NY Times]
Brooklyn Museum Picks Creative Time’s Anne Pasternak as New Director [NY Times]
Recent Commercial Transactions in Greenpoint and Elsewhere [NY Times]
Bluestone Lane Coffee Chosen for Kushner’s Dumbo Heights [NY Post]
Brooklyn Heights’ “Asphalt Jungle” House Shows Its Restored Face to the World [Eagle]
Curbed’s Best of New York Design Week [Curbed]
More Renderings of LICH’s Hated Residential Conversion [Curbed]
Le Bon Marché to Debut Storewide Brooklyn-Themed Exhibition In Paris [FashionTimes]
Preservationists Hear Little That Pleases From de Blasio [TRD]
Modern Seven-Story Rental Building to Rise on Flushing Avenue [DNA]

Picnic in Saratoga Park.
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Mayor de Blasio’s Public Housing Plan to Seek City Aid and More Money From Tenants [NY Times]
Investigating the Journey of a Coffin, With Bones, to a Bushwick Street [NY Times]
A New York Newcomer Embraces Downsizing to a Sunny Studio in Williamsburg [Curbed]
New East Williamsburg Condos Start From a Reasonable $549K [Curbed]
Outer Borough Shopping Centers Becoming a Hot Buy [CO]
Brooklyn’s Dead Horse Bay Is Serene and Filthy [Animal]
State “Abandoning” Seniors Being Forced Out for Luxury Housing, Pols Say [DNA]

Walking down Bainbridge Street.
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Diane Keaton and Morgan Freeman’s Real Estate Adventure in Brooklyn [NY Times]
Car Slams Into Chinese Restaurant, Sparks Building Fire in Bed Stuy [NY Daily News]
Gowanus Canal-Side BBQ Joint Gets Community Board OK [BK Paper]
Thousands March Over Brooklyn Bridge to Demand “Real” Affordable Rent [Gothamist]
Greenpoint’s New Barge Bar Is About More Than Booze [Gothamist]
A Young Couple’s Fort Greene Kitchen Reinvented [Remodelista]
Tear Down Brooklyn Brownstones to Grow the Economy [WNYC]
Seeking the Brooklyn They Once Knew, Brownstoners Look Across the Park to Ditmas [NYO]
New Renderings Revealed for Hello Living’s Prospect Heights Townhouses [NYY]
Brooklyn Multifamily Sales Soar in March [TRD]
Exhibit Looks Into Gentrification in South Williamsburg and Bushwick [DNA]
MoCADA Planning Move to BAM South Building [DNA]

Stoop on Lincoln Place in Park Slope
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De Blasio’s Rezoning Plan Spurs Anxiety Among Those It’s Meant to Help [NY Times]
Want a Green Card? Invest in Real Estate Such as Atlantic Yards [NY Times]
Hillary Clinton Makes First Visit to Brooklyn Since Announcing Campaign [NY Times]
Downtown Brooklyn Tees up for Miniature Golf Course [NY Post]
Dramatic Park Slope Mansion on the Market for $11.6 Million [NY Daily News]
Brooklyn Rents Hit an All-Time Record High in April [NY Daily News]
Brooklyn Dean Who Died in Amtrak Crash Is Remembered for Helping Those in Need [WSJ]
Architect Jared Della Valle Calls a Brillo Warehouse Home [WSJ]
DA: Fraudsters Stole Nine Buildings In Brooklyn and Queens From Absentee Owners [Gothamist]
Facade Finally Rising at Williamsburg Whole Foods [Gothamist]
Greene Grape Scoops Will Open in Former Annex Space at 680 Fulton Street [Fort Greene Focus]
Revealed: 88 South 6th Street, Williamsburg [NYY]
Hello Living Plans 10-Story Rental Building in Bed Stuy [TRD]
Burke Leighton Doubles Money With $44 Million Sale of Crown Heights Rental [TRD]
Fertilizer Billionaire Planning to Build Hotel in Brooklyn [TRD]
City Picks Site for New Elementary and Middle School in Atlantic Yards [DNA]

Door on Thomas Boyland Street in Ocean Hill.
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A Roof Grows in Brooklyn: Barclays Center to Get Grassy Lid [NY Times]
Clinton Donors to Visit Red Hook, Tour Campaign HQ at 1 Pierrepont [NY Times]
T-Mobile Cell Phone Users in Parts of Brooklyn May Be Unable to Call 911: Suit [NY Daily News]
Runners Flock to Brooklyn Bridge Park for Brooklyn Half Marathon Pre-Party [Eagle]
Nightclub Conversion Planned for 599 Johnson Avenue, Bushwick [NYY]
Brooklyn Rents Hit New Peak [TRD]
Last Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park Holdout Evicted From Dean Street Home [AYR]
Hundreds Rally in East New York for Community Input in City’s Rezoning Plan [DNA]

Renaissance Revival row houses in Bay Ridge.
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James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem to Open a Wine Bar in Williamsburg [NY Times]
Sales Launch at Brooklyn Trust Company Building [Curbed]
Inside the Gowanus House That Sprouted a Sculptural Blob [Curbed]
How to Open a Stylish Store in Bed Stuy [NYO]
One John Street up to Three Stories in Brooklyn Bridge Park [Field Condition]
New Look: Pod Hotel Coming to 626 Driggs Avenue in Williamsburg [NYY]
Karl Fischer to Design 119-Unit Rental Building to Bed Stuy [TRD]
Atlantic Avenue Crane for Arena Green Roof Will Block Traffic for 10 Months [AYR]
Chef Husband of Actress Debi Mazar Opens Windsor Terrace Cafe [DNA]

Wall on Wythe Avenue in Williamsburg.
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Lindsay Lohan to Start Community Service at Fort Greene Preschool This Week [NY Daily News]
City Hauled in $72G in Six Months From Ill-Defined Parking Spots Near Prospect Park [NY Daily News]
Plan for Tower in Brooklyn’s Greenpoint Waterfront Inches Forward With Refinancing of Debt [WSJ]
Schumer Announces $2 Million for Brooklyn Navy Yard’s Building 77 [Eagle]
BMW Displaces Brooklyn Night Bazaar in Williamsburg [Gothamist]
The Last of the Great Brooklyn Art Spaces: A User’s Guide [NY Mag]
Metro PCS, Last Remaining Store on North Flank of Barclays Center, Closes [AYR]

An iron fence and deep garden in front of a Carroll Gardens brownstone.
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Surviving Remnants of the Village of Flatbush [NY Times]
Grand Army, a New Seafood Bar in Boerum Hill [NY Times]
BKLYN DESIGNS Moves to Greenpoint and Is Bigger Than Ever [Eagle]
Brooklyn Experts Gather at 5X10 Talks to Discuss What’s Next [Eagle]
Midtown Equities in Contract to Buy Burnt CitiStorage Site in Williamsburg [Crain's]
Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park Use Kids to Demand City Keeps Promise [Gothamist]
Revealed: 1127 Willoughby Avenue, Bushwick [NYY]

Rooftop windows on a Park Slope street.
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