Plans for Bridge Park 2 in DUMBO move ahead
The makeover of Bridge Park 2 which is located behind the F train stop at York Street in DUMBO was presented by Community Board 2’s Parks and Recreation Committee and has been submitted to the Public Design Commission. It will be moving ahead at the Tuesday, Jan. 2 CB2 general board meeting. [...]
2017, a year full of food news for our neighborhood
2017 was another busy year for our neighborhood defined by lots of food and retail news! The Osprey restaurant, Neighbors cafe and the cocktail lounge Brooklyn Heights Social Club opened up inside the new 1 Hotel in Brooklyn Bridge Park . DUMBO Heights got a new beer hall Randolph Beer and Brooklyn Heights a new coffee shop Joe [...]
Brooklyn Heights Social Club now open inside 1 Hotel
The new lounge Brooklyn Heights Social Club atop 1 Hotel in Brooklyn Bridge Park is now open daily from 5 pm. Wine by the glass starts at $17 and cocktails start at $18. Small bites include market vegetables for $14, antipasti bowl for $14 and chicken liver spread for $24. Photos: Brooklyn [...]
Seafood restaurant Seamore’s opening in DUMBO
Seafood restaurant Seamore’s with locations in Chelsea and Nolita will open a location in DUMBO. Come spring 2018, the new restaurant at 66 Water Street will offer fish plates, poke, mussels, fish tacos, po-boy inspired sandwiches and fish burgers. “The fish at Seamore’s is 100% sustainable, sourced as close to home as possible [...]
DUMBO, Boerum Hill and Red Hook in the top ten priciest neighborhoods in NYC
Property Shark has released his annual listing of the most expensive neighborhoods in New York with medium sale prices in 2017. DUMBO is ranked at #6, Boerum Hill at #8 and Red Hook at #9 . With a median price of $1,980,496, DUMBO is Brooklyn’s #1 most expensive neighborhood. Currently Brooklyn’s 2nd priciest neighborhood, Boerum Hill improved [...]
Brooklyn education in the news
Our round-up of interesting education stories in the press during the last week: PS 307 mom & NYTimes editor Nikole Hannah-Jones in the Atlantic about race, education, and hypocrisy. The Success Academy Charter School network has been written about in the New Yorker and on [...]
Our new website IntoBrooklyn.com is live
Our new partner site IntoBrooklyn.com is here! Brooklyn lovers can now shop Brooklyn-inspired and Made in Brooklyn collections – apparel, accessories, books, gifts, photography and more – in one place @ IntoBrooklyn.com! IntoBrooklyn is a curated online market place with a selective portfolio of [...]
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