BP Adams Looking for “10,000 Concerned Brooklynites” [Eagle]
Pregnant Cat With Bullet Wound Rescued by Brave Williamsburg Councilman [Gothamist]
Morgan Freeman Flees “Hipster Brooklyn” in New Movie [Gothamist]
Younger Star Sutton Foster Says Brooklyn’s Where the Cool Kids Hang [Gothamist]
Design Vidal’s Peter Hassler Breathes New Life Into an Historic Bed Stuy Brownstone [6sqft]
420 Albee Square Gets Height Chop, Will Now Stand 35 Stories Tall [NYY]
Change of Windows for Townhouses Coming to 105-127 King Street, in Red Hook [NYY]
“Safety Chic” Trunk Show in Fort Greene Features Funky Bike Helmets and Reflective Fashion [DNA]
De Blasio’s Affordable Housing Plan Comes Under Fire at Hearing [DNA]

A wood frame Italianate at 18 Harman Street in Bushwick.
Brownstoner on Instagram
Photo by Cate Corcoran


The Passive House in New York City (Mostly in Brooklyn) [NY Times]
Cyclone Roller Coaster at Coney Island Gets Stuck at Top of Track [NY Times]
A “Street-Level” Artist in Williamsburg [NY Times]
Russian Restaurant Masha & the Bear in Williamsburg [NY Times]
Brooklyn Bridge Closed Saturday After Gas Pipe Rupture in Heights [NY Post]
NYCHA Selling off Lots, Green Space, Playgrounds in Brownsville and Beyond [NY Daily News]
Park Slope PTA Protests Student-Handcuffing Incident [Eagle]
Before and After Photos Show Dramatic Change In Brooklyn Bridge Park [Gothamist]
A Fort Greene Townhouse With Quirky Details for Kids [6sqft]
Lefferts Gardens Still Has Grand Townhouses, Neighborly Vibes — Discounts Not So Much [NYO]
Seven Injured, Three Critically, in East Flatbush, Brooklyn Fire [CBS]
Opinion: Community Control Is Destroying America’s Cities [NYY]
Kushner et al Did Not Choose This Skyscraper Design for Watchtower Redevelopment [NYY]
Art Collective for NYCHA Youth Aims to Bridge Growing Divide in Gowanus [DNA]

Houses on Bushwick Avenue.
Brownstoner on Instagram
Photo by Cate Corcoran


Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn Rush to Buy Smoke Detectors Before Sabbath [NY Times]
Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Finances Are Being Put Under the Microscope [NY Daily News]
Brooklyn Pols Fight to Restore Millions in Budget for Teetering Hospitals [Eagle]
New Book Tells Story of Murders That Rocked 1870s Brooklyn [Eagle]
Coney Island Opening Ceremonies This Sunday [Eagle]
Inside Willow, The Darling Bed Stuy Newcomer Serving Chicken Liver Cannoli [Gothamist]
Chelsea Hotel Owner to Sell McCarren Hotel & Pool in Williamsburg [Crain's]
Permits Filed: 2579 East 17th Street, Sheepshead Bay [NYY]
Steel Truss Installation on Barclays Center Green Roof Planned for Saturday [AYR]
SoulCycle Opens New Downtown Brooklyn Location [DNA]
City Replaces Long-Missing Park Slope Walk Signal [DNA]
Recent Gang-Related Shootings Concern Prospect Lefferts Gardens Locals [DNA]

Our Lady of the Presentation-Loreto Roman Catholic Church and rectory at 1677 St. Marks Avenue in Ocean Hill.
Brownstoner on Instagram
Photo by Cate Corcoran


Greenpoint Is a Borough Hot Spot [NY Post]
Ideas Aired at First Brooklyn Heights Library Workshop [Eagle]
Remembering the Wild Times at Brooklyn’s DIY Venues [Slate]
Venerable PLG Neighborhood Association Picks New Local Leaders [Q Parkside]
A Round-up of Some Two Dozen Mostly Market-Rate Projects in PLG Right Now [Q Parkside]
Permits Filed: 1052 Flushing Avenue, Bushwick [NYY]
55-Unit Williamsburg Affordable Building Rents May Start at $640 a Month [DNA]
Bed Stuy Residents Catalog “Hideous” Buildings in Plea for Better Design [DNA]

A snow-covered bush in Bed Stuy.
Brownstoner on Instagram
Photo by Steve Sherman


Head of City’s Economic Development Corporation Is Leaving [NY Times]
Teens Slapped Train Conductor at Brooklyn Station: Cops [NY Daily News]
NYCHA Speeds up Security Camera Installation After de Blasio Push: Officials [NY Daily News]
City Put Stop to Excavation of 1830s Train in Brooklyn Tunnel [NY Daily News]
Petition: Weekend L Train Shutdowns Will Be Detrimental to Brooklyn Businesses [CBS]
Long Island College Hospital Is Closed, But Litigation Lives On [Crain's]
Investors to Transform $30 Million East New York Complex Into Affordable Housing [TRD]

The Cadman Plaza Post Office in Downtown Brooklyn.
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Expected Benefits of Renewed Brooklyn Sewage Station Include a Creek Less Foul [NY Times]
Report: Crumbling Libraries in Brooklyn and Beyond Need Massive Investment [Eagle]
First Look Inside Williamsburg’s Unfortunately Named Williamsberry Condos [Curbed]
Opinion: Citywide Rezoning Plan Would Benefit Developers, Hurt Neighborhoods [Gotham Gazette]
Heller Realty Pays $207 Million for 11-Building Brooklyn Portfolio [TRD]
“Brooklyn Strand” Plan Would Include Food, Market and Retail Stalls Under Brooklyn Bridge [DNA]
Park Slope Library Could Get Storytelling Garden and Knuffle Bunny Statue [DNA]

The Manhattan Bridge in January 2014.
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Thousands Join Midwood Father Mourning Seven With “Faces of Angels” [NY Times]
New York Mourns Seven Young Victims of Fire in Midwood [NY Times]
Sabbath Routine Plus Ages of Homes in Brooklyn Equal Dangerous Fire Risk, Officials Say [NY Times]
NBC’s “The Slap” Finds Resonance in Park Slope [NY Times]
New LED Streetlights Shine Too Brightly for Some in Windsor Terrace [NY Times]
Gravesend High School Accused of Massive Grade-Fixing Scheme [NY Post]
All Historical City Court Records Were Destroyed in January ‘Burg Warehouse Blaze [NY Daily News]
Mayor Offers $1K to Landlords Willing to Rent to Homeless [NY Daily News]
Neil Diamond Discusses Brooklyn Roots, Great Guitars [WSJ]
Borough Park’s Latest Medical Facilities May Simplify Seeing the Doctor [WSJ]
Rabsky’s Rezoning Request for Broadway Triangle May Hinge on Councilman Levin [Crain's]
Travel The Decades at Crown Heights’s Retro Bar Two Saints [Gothamist]
City Point Phase II Construction Update [Field Condition]
Permits Filed for Development Replacing Key Food in Clinton Hill [NYY]
Revealed: Our Lady of Lourdes Redevelopment, 1 DeSales Place, Bushwick [NYY]
Jonathan Rose Closes on Brooklyn Heights Bank for $36.5 Million [TRD]

Detail of a painting by Baret Boisson.
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Photo by Baret Boisson


Crowds and Long Delays Fray Subway System and Riders’ Nerves [NY Times]
Spring Is So Close You Can Almost Taste It [NY Times]
Developer Wants to Bring Futuristic Zigzag Green Roof to Bushwick Brewery Site [NY Daily News]
Visions of Brooklyn Captured by Photographer William Klein [WSJ]
Graffiti, Pothole Complaints Keep Bay Ridge Board Busy [Eagle]
Sterling Continues Brooklyn Push With $15.5 Million Retail Buy on Court Street in Cobble Hill [TRD]
Vision: East Williamsburg Waterfront Redevelopment [NYY]
Revealed: Unusual Design for Small Building on North 6th Street in Williamsburg [NYY]
Brooklyn Beer Hall Owner to Auction Carroll Gardens Building [DNA]
First Day of Spring Welcomed With 12 Hours of Snowfall, Forecasters Say [DNA]

Photo: A 1950s Chevy Bel Air in Williamsburg.
Brownstoner on Instagram
Photo by Steve Sherman


De Blasio Names Three to Rent Board as Annual Fight on Increases Nears [NY Times]
16-Year-Old Arrested After Fight at a Brooklyn McDonald’s [NY Times]
Boy, 15, Dies Trying to Jump Between Rooftops in Crown Heights [NY Times]
‘Remote New York,’ a Tour From Brooklyn to Greenwich Village [NY Times]
Park Slope Townhouse Sells Quickly for $3.945 Million After Broker Switch [NY Post]
More Details About Design Within Reach’s First NYC Outlet in Sunset Park [Crain's]
Williamsburg Duo to Help Compass’ Push Into Brooklyn [TRD]
Forest City Ratner Executive Appointed to Rent Guidelines Board [AYR]
Major Event for Orthodox Women, Girls to Fill Barclays Center March 17 [AYR]
Hundreds of Williamsburg Locals Demand Promised Park From 2005 Rezoning [DNA]


Boerum Hill: Urban Energy, Brownstone Charm [NY Times]
Focus in Brooklyn Subway Shooting Is on Whether Deadly Force Was Justified [NY Times]
Rents Dip in Brooklyn [NY Daily News]
The Hotel Bossert Won’t Reopen Until Summer [Eagle]
Construction Update: Lightstone Group’s 363 and 365 Bond Street in Gowanus [Eagle]
Construction Update: AVA DoBro, 100 Willoughby Street in Downtown Brooklyn [Eagle]
Photos: Spring Has Sprung in Brooklyn, or at Least It Tried [Eagle]
Construction Update: Greenpoint [Eagle]
With Revised Rigging Plan, Partial Stop-Work Orders Rescinded at Barclays Center [AYR]
Flank’s the Boerum More Than 50 Percent Sold, Prices Break Neighborhood Record [TRD]
Artisinal Subscriptions to Ship Brooklyn Products Across Country [DNA]


L’Antagoniste French Restaurant to Open in Bedford Stuyvesant Saturday [NY Times]
A Recent Commercial Transaction in Bed Stuy [NY Times]
Man Killed in Brooklyn Subway Station by Ex-Correction Officer, Authorities Say [NY Times]
Library Officials Met With Blunt Questions, Cautious Support at Brooklyn Heights Meeting [Eagle]
City Puts Big Bucks Towards 4th Avenue Safety Overhaul [BK Paper]
Eric Adams: Five Steps to Revive Our Industrial Waterfront [Crain's]
Clinton Hill Is Getting a Biggie Mural Outside the Key Food Where He Once Worked [Brokelyn]
Have We Reached Peak Brooklyn? [Institutional Investor]
An Urban Revival Grows in Brooklyn [Institutional Investor]
Permits Filed: 41 Brooklyn Avenue, Bed Stuy [NYY]
Revealed: 498 Leonard Street, Greenpoint [NYY]
What Buyers Need to Know to Survive the Spring Real Estate Market in Brooklyn and Beyond [DNA]


Four Homes Are Badly Damaged in a Brooklyn Fire [NY Times]
Marty Markowitz Predicts Brooklyn Will Host 2020 DNC [NY Post]
Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 Lawsuit on Hold Pending Talks [Eagle]
With CB2’s Withdrawal, Questions About Role of Brooklyn Bridge Park Advisory Council [Eagle]
Mapping Myrtle Avenue’s Development Projects [Curbed]
170 Firefighters Battling Raging Mill Basin Fire [Gothamist]
Brooklyn Tops City in Street Fatalities [amNY]
This Brooklyn Shop Wants Your Home to Be as Fun as Your Closet [Racked]
Old School Charm in a Brooklyn Railroad Apartment [Design Sponge]
A Minimalist Makeover in the Clinton Hill Co-ops [Sweeten]
Permits Filed: 924 Myrtle Avenue, Bed Stuy [NYY]
Permits Filed: 1247 Atlantic Avenue, Bed Stuy [NYY]
Revealed: 850 Metropolitan Avenue, East Williamsburg [NYY]
Chair of Crown Heights Community Board Resigns Amid Rezoning Fight [DNA]