Brooklyn Academy of Music Announces $25 Million Project to Link Three Spaces [NY Times]
BP Adams Announces Millions to Overhaul Brooklyn War Memorial, Parks [Eagle]
Landmarked Former 68th Precinct in Sunset Park Nabbed for $6 Million [Observer]
Yet Another Co-Working Space Will Open in Brooklyn—This Time in Sunset Park [Crain’s]
Revealed: Baltic Huis, Boerum Hill Hotel at 489 Baltic Street [NYY]
REIT Boston Properties Considering More Brooklyn Development in Wake of Navy Yard Project [TRD]

Wood frame with red door on Ainslie Street in Williamsburg.
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Construction in New York City, Including Brooklyn, Goes Through the Roof [WSJ]
How Sweet It Is: A Ferry Visit to the Domino Sugar Site [Eagle]
Pier 6 Development Is Vital to Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Future, Report Says [Crain’s]
24 Market-Rate Units Planned Near Broadway Junction in Ocean Hill: 62-68 Somers Street [NYY]
Construction Update: The Hub at 333 Schermerhorn Street, Downtown Brooklyn [NYY]
MAP: 11 New Buildings Planned for Bed Stuy’s Fulton Street [DNA]
MAP: See Where Homes Sold for Above Asking Price in Manhattan and Brooklyn [DNA]

Brownstones on Jefferson Avenue.
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A Prize for the Books That Capture Brooklyn’s Spirit, Whatever That May Be [NY Times]
Marvel to Redesign Building 77 as Gateway to Navy Yard, Add Food Court [Crain’s]
Samson Management Buys LIVWRK’s Gowanus Building for $73 Million [CO]
Revealed: Redevelopment of Eagle Provisions in Greenwood Heights, 626 5th Avenue [NYY]
RedSky Zeroing in on DoBro Site With 330K Square Feet [TRD]
Four-Story Residential Building to Replace Empty Lot in Crown Heights [DNA]
Park Slope Armory Home to “Secret” Veterans Museum [DNA]

Water fountain in Saratoga Park.
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In the Williamsburg Apartment of Cara Nicoletti, Butcher, Baker and Author [NY Times]
Two Brooklyn Cultural Leaders Take on Different Roles [WSJ]
Amnesty in Brooklyn [New Yorker]
A Few Developers Switching From Rentals to Condos to Meet Unmet Demand in Brooklyn [TRD]
Brooklyn Investment-Sales Dollar Volume up 74 Percent in First Half of Year [TRD]
Holy Ghost! Musician Buys Williamsburg Building for $2.6 Million [TRD]
Benchmark Close to $40 Million Buy of Brooklyn Heights Rental [TRD]
Bed Stuy Building Owners Who Fired Union Workers Hit With Lawsuit [DNA]
New Pitkin Verde Farmers Market Debuts in Cypress Hills [DNA]
One-Third of Brooklyn’s New Condo Sales Were in Williamsburg, Report Says [DNA]

Brownstones and gardens on Macon Street in Bed Stuy.
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Bernie Sanders’s “100 Percent Brooklyn” Roots Are as Unshakable as His Accent [NY Times]
Brooklyn Bridge Park Opening New Vistas [NY Times]
Brooklyn Judge Finalizes Sale of Long Island College Hospital [Eagle]
First Look at Bed Stuy’s Newest Rental Building [Curbed]
NYU Langone to Build $204 Million Emergency Room on Long Island College Hospital Site [Crain’s]
Eagle Provisions Site to Become 28-Unit Resi Building [TRD]
Five-Story, Five-Unit Residential Building Coming to 481 Monroe Street, Bed Stuy [NYY]
10-Story, 10-Unit Mixed-Use Building Planned at 488 4th Avenue, Park Slope [NYY]
CompassRock (Stuy Town) Will Manage Two All-Affordable Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park Buildings [AYR]
In Modular Dispute, Judge Mostly Rejects Forest City Effort to Narrow Skanska’s Case [AYR]
New 10-Story Apartment Building Planned for Fast Growing 4th Avenue [DNA]
Community Board Rejects Balconies in LICH Condo Conversion Plan [DNA]

Carroll Park playground in Carroll Gardens.
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Making More Space in a One-Bedroom Apartment in Brooklyn and Beyond [NY Times]
Leasing Surge Brings Jobs to the Brooklyn Navy Yard [Eagle]
Reader Renovation Diary: Polishing the Brownstone Interior [Curbed]
113-Year-Old College Building Reborn as Rentals in Bed Stuy [Curbed]
Permits Filed: 195 Clarkson Avenue, Prospect Lefferts Gardens [NYY]
Brooklyn Investor Leasing 75,500-Square Foot Vinegar Hill Warehouse [TRD]
Worker Injured After Falling at Sunset Park Nets Facility, Officials Say [DNA]

The Japanese Garden at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden.
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Living in: The Historic Charm of Brooklyn Heights [NY Times]
NYC — Especially Brooklyn — Commercial Real Estate Is Booming [NY Daily News]
Brooklyn Council Members Sponsor Anti Commercial Tenant Harassment Bill [NY Daily News]
For Brooklyn Basketball Courts, Funding Isn’t Slam Dunk [WSJ]
MakerBot Opens New Factory at Brooklyn’s Industry City [Eagle]
Summer Splendor at Brooklyn Grange [Eagle]
Inside a West Indian Day Parade Fashion Show at a Crown Heights Nightclub [Gothamist]
Revealed: More Detailed Rendering for New Brooklyn Heights Townhouse [NYY]
Gowanus Site Hits Market for First Time in Over Four Decades [TRD]
Related Makes Another Brooklyn Play With $32 Million Deal [TRD]

A row of houses in Crown Heights.
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Mapping the Best and Worst of Brooklyn’s 172 Basketball Courts [WSJ]
Landmarks Preservation Commission OKs Lyceum’s Makeover as a Gym [Eagle]
Where’s the Beef? And the Seafood? In Dyker Heights [Eagle]
New York Hotel Onslaught Brings Glut of Rooms to Brooklyn [Bloomberg]
Checking in on Downtown Brooklyn’s Building Boom via Tectonic [Curbed]
Rabsky to Offer 99 Condos in South Williamsburg for $54 Million [TRD]
How Would You Like to See $2 Million Spent in Red Hook Parks? [DNA]
Live Alligator, Nine Boa Constrictors Found in Bed Stuy Home, NYPD Says [DNA]

Roses in a front yard in Bedford Stuyvesant.
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Would You Pay $1.25 Million for This “Mini-Home” in Windsor Terrace? [NY Post]
Stop & Shop to Acquire Pathmark at Atlantic Terminal Mall [Fort Greene Focus]
Construction Update: The Boerum, 265 State Street [NYY]
Five-Story Expansion Planned at 1516 Fulton Street, Bed Stuy NYY]
Five New Spots off the Morgan L Stop in Industrial East Williamsburg [DNA]
Bed Stuy Leads Brooklyn Home Sales as Prices Jump 21 Percent, Report Says [DNA]

St. Marks Avenue in Crown Heights.
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10 Murals in Brooklyn to Spruce up Construction Site [NY Times]
Adam America’s Suburban Style Bond Street Townhouses to Launch Sales Soon [NY Times]
Boerum Hill’s Church of the Redeemer Is About to Vanish [WSJ]
Williamsburg Rental 385 Union Returns, Aims to Shed Its Troubled Past [Curbed]
Greenpoint Residents Say Composting Is Stinking up the Neighborhood [Gothamist]
Councilman Levin Not Sold on Brooklyn Heights Library Redevelopment [CapitalNY]
Developer Secures Loan for Old Plans to Build Retail on Empty Smith Street Lot [CO]
Tracking Large Developments and Affordable Housing In Crown Heights [NYY]
Permits Filed for 64 Units at 1704 Ocean Avenue in Midwood [NYY]
Williamsburg Co-op Board Being Investigated for “Mistreated Money,” Sources Say [DNA]
“Housing for Hipsters” Developer Breaks Ground on Big Himrod Street Glassworks Conversion [DNA]

Children’s Discovery Garden at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden.
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Twitter Photos of Pair Atop Williamsburg Bridge Prompt Police Investigation [NY Daily News]
Full Community Board Approves Park Plan to Allow Affordable Housing on Pier 6 [Eagle]
Greenwich Village Chocolate Maker Gets Insanely Cheap Rent to Move to Sunset Park [Crain’s]
Report: Russian Billionaire Prokhorov May Buy Forest City’s Share of Team/Arena [AYR]
Formerly Homeless Tenants in Prospect Lefferts Building Fight Order to Move [DNA]

Hunterfly Road Houses at Weeksville Heritage Center.
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Bush Terminal Piers Park Revives Some of Brooklyn’s Waterfront [WSJ]
CB2 Committee Approves Pier 6 Tower Plan on Brooklyn Bridge Park [Eagle]
As NYC’s Factories Fade, One Keeps Churning out Countertops in the Brooklyn Navy Yard [Curbed]
Bo Jin Zhu Faces Suit Over Ownership of Bushwick Hotel Site [TRD]
Old Factory on Roebling Street to Be Restored, Converted to Rentals [NYY]
Permits Filed: 963 Willoughby Avenue, Bushwick [NYY]
Demolition Starts for Massive Bushwick Development on Himrod Street [DNA]

Outside a tattoo parlor on Bushwick Avenue.
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