Deal Reached To Expedite Affordable Housing Development At Atlantic YardsThe job of building more than 2,000 affordable homes near the Barclays Center -- long delayed -- is now expected to be completed 10 years ahead of schedule.
Roof Lawn Being Installed On Barclays CenterTo complement its famous rust-colored structure, a green mat-like plant will soon carpet the roof of the Brooklyn arena.
Poll: De Blasio Maintains Overwhelming Lead Over Lhota A Week Before ElectionThe New York Times/Siena College Poll of likely voters gives de Blasio a 45-point lead, 68 percent to 23 percent.
Barclays Center Officially Opens, But Not Everyone's Happy About ItNew York City has the world's most famous arena, Madison Square Garden, and now it also has the world's newest arena.
Bruce Ratner: Brooklyn's Barclays Center Already A SuccessEven though it doesn't open until September 28, Ratner feels it's already a success. Events are booked for more than 200 nights.
Barclays To Boast One Of NYC's Biggest Parking LotsThe Barclays Center under construction at Atlantic Yards in Brooklyn will become the home of the NBA's Nets, and the fans will need somewhere to park their cars.
Gallof: Brooklyn Going After Islanders Hard, Making 'Aggressive Sales Pitch'The confirmed preseason NHL game next season at the Barclays Center is part of a larger initiative to get the Islanders and owner Charles Wang to consider permanent relocation to Brooklyn, WFAN.com has learned.
Gallof: A New Home? Don't Believe The Hype, Islanders FansThe Islanders playing a preseason game in Brooklyn next season has created a stir, but don't expect it to blossom into something long term. There seems to be simply too many roadblocks ahead preventing a permanent relocation.
NYC Council Considering Permit Parking For Some NeighborhoodsIt's rarely easy finding a spot in New York City, but now a new proposal could make your life a lot less stressful. City residents may soon be given neighborhood parking permits.
Jay-Z: New Jersey Nets To Become 'Brooklyn Nets'Jay-Z and the Nets are in a Brooklyn state of mind. But not everyone was impressed with the team's media blitz tip off.
YouTube Video Jokingly Documents Rat Infestation At Tompkins Square ParkOne YouTube user however has gone to dramatic new lengths to document the trouble in the park. He created a horror movie-like video depicting the vivacious vermin vectoring voraciously.
Brooklyn Residents Cry Foul Over Rats At Atlantic Yards The Forest City Ratner company has decided to give out hundreds of rat-proof trash cans to a small part of the neighborhood in an effort to combat the problem.