Sales for Pier 6 condos launching this spring
A teaser website is up for the Quay Tower, one of the two towers being developed at Pier 6 in Brooklyn Bridge Park promising “breathtaking waterfront condominium homes, unobstructed views and relaxed luxury”. The building will feature 28 stories in height and 126 residential market-rate units. Sales for the 2 to [...]
Police officers assigned to Brooklyn Heights and DUMBO
Officers John Condon and Donovan Hunt are the NCOs assigned to Brooklyn Heights, Officers Zeehan Taqi and David Gomez are assigned to DUMBO. They are present in the neighborhoods Monday to Friday between 10 AM and 6 PM. While these officers do not respond to 911 calls, they can be directly contacted by phone, email or [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Brooklyn Preschool of Science opening new location in Brooklyn Heights (sponsored)
At Brooklyn Preschool of Science we aim to excite young kids about learning and to engage their innate curiosity about the world. Our age-appropriate, science-based curriculum taps into a child’s need to understand how things work, while providing a foundation for meaningful math, language, and literacy development. The new [...]
Best Saturday classes including swimming, robotics and ceramics at LIU Brooklyn (sponsored)
With Brooklyn’s best Saturday classes for children ages 3 to 14, whatever your child’s interests, they’ll find them at The Children’s Academy. Located on LIU Brooklyn’s expansive 11-acre campus in Downtown Brooklyn, the 2018 Spring Saturday session has something for everyone. Beginning on January 20th and running for 12 weeks, offerings include: [...]


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