Some stunning photos from the 1930s allow a peek into a part of Brooklyn that has long since vanished.
Did you know there's a vineyard in Brooklyn's sky? Well, not exactly, but the Brooklyn Navy Yard's Rooftop Reds vineyard is one of the world's first rooftop vineyards, and this summer eclectic blog Untapped Cities is hosting tours of the sky-high wine spot.
Become a connoisseur of African cuisine in a matter of hours at the NYC African Food Festival next month. The two-day-long festival will feature a variety of eats from African restaurants and chefs, as well as cooking demos, African clothing vendors, a hookah lounge, and music.
An historic cemetery in the Brooklyn Navy Yard has been reborn as a public park with a wildflower meadow.
Craft-beer maker Brooklyn Brewery has announced an expansion to the Brooklyn Navy Yard, joining iconic Lower East Side eatery Russ & Daughters as the second anchor of the Yard's in-the-works public food hall.
The Brooklyn Navy Yard may be undergoing massive changes, but one thing that has not changed much over the years is the Yard's recently restored medieval-style Sands Street entrance.
The late preservation activist Jane Jacobs would have turned 100 years old on May 4. To celebrate her birthday and honor her legacy of preservation, many locals have volunteered to lead free walking tours, known as Jane's Walks, throughout Brooklyn this weekend.
Thursday night's Democratic primary debate at the Brooklyn Navy Yard's Duggal Greenhouse was tense — a stark contrast to the building's open format and calming waterfront views.
Brooklyn's ultimate artisanal makers, the bearded Mast brothers, are expanding their chocolate empire with a factory in the Brooklyn Navy Yard's Green Manufacturing Center. It will be open to public tours.
The windows are in at the gigantic and formerly near windowless Building 77 in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, whose 2017 opening will bring smoked fish and 3,000 jobs to Brooklyn.