Bruce Ratner

An exterior view of the Nassau Coliseum (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Jason Kidd, John Calipari Help Trumpet Revived Nassau Coliseum

A news conference morphed into a pep rally Friday, as sports luminaries including Jason Kidd and John Calipari joined elected officials and business leaders at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

08/16/2013

An exterior view of the Nassau Coliseum (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Forest City Ratner Selected To Renovate Nassau Coliseum

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano called Forest City Ratner’s proposal the “best opportunity for Nassau County” at a Thursday press conference.

08/15/2013

Nassau Coliseum (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

What’s The Future Of The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum?

Jay-Z, the Yankees and developer Bruce Ratner all joined forces to come up with one of those plans. Ratner joined us on The Couch alongside Randy Levine, president of the New York Yankees to talk about their idea for overhauling the event venue.

05/22/2013

Inside Yonkers Legoland March 27, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Legoland Opens At Ridge Hill Mall In Yonkers

The $12 million, 32,300-square-foot space features two rides, a miniature Lego city, a 4-D theater and a play-zone for kids.

03/27/2013

Nassau Coliseum

New Nassau Coliseum Plans In The Works With Barclays Center Developer Ratner

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano has announced his push for the Coliseum to be rebuilt into a state of the art sports and entertainment complex.

11/20/2012

Islanders to Brooklyn

Gallof: Nassau County’s Perpetual Dysfunction Drove The Islanders Away

To the fair-weather fan or perhaps the former Islanders players who did not follow the storylines, it seems a travesty that Nassau County has lost its hockey team. To just about everyone else paying attention, going to Brooklyn was a no-brainer.

10/25/2012

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Saga Finally Ends As Islanders Announce Move To Barclays Center

Goodbye, Nassau. Hello, Brooklyn. The Islanders will become the borough’s second professional sports franchise when they move to Barclays Center in 2015.

10/24/2012

Barclays Center court (Credit: Brad Kallet/CBSNewYork.com)

Are You Ready, New Yorkers? An Inside Look At The Brand New Barclays Center

Brooklynites have been waiting for this moment for years, for decades. The Barclays Center will be the first new major sports and entertainment indoor arena in New York since 1968.

09/21/2012

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Officials Mark Completion Of Barclays Center At Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

The Brooklyn Nets’ new arena has been a long time coming.

09/21/2012

Barclays Center as seen from Chopper 880 - Brooklyn, NY - Jul 18, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Gallof: While Nassau Postures, Islanders Positioning For Real Run At Brooklyn

According to an NHL source, Islanders owner Charles Wang will use the new developer aspects in Nassau County to put more pressure on the Barclays Center for a good deal. Things are starting to happen.

09/12/2012

Bruce Ratner (credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Nets Minority Owner Reiterates Desire To Have Islanders Move To Brooklyn

Brooklyn Nets minority owner and Barclays Center developer Bruce Ratner told the New York Daily News that he wants to bring the New York Islanders to Brooklyn and have them play in the Barclays Center.

08/02/2012

Barclays Center as seen from Chopper 880 - Brooklyn, NY - Jul 18, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Bruce Ratner: Brooklyn’s Barclays Center Already A Success

Even though it doesn’t open until September 28, Ratner feels it’s already a success. Events are booked for more than 200 nights.

07/25/2012

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Brooklyn’s Own Barbra Streisand Slated To Perform At Barclays Center This Fall

The 10-time Grammy award winning artists was raised in Flatbush and graduated Erasmus Hall High School.

05/09/2012

A view from inside the Barclays Center. (credit: Al Jones, 1010 WINS)

Barclays Center Owner Bruce Ratner Hopeful Of More Hockey

The developer and owner of Brooklyn’s new Barclays Center believes his state-of-the-art facility can hold hockey for more than just a passing game or two.

04/30/2012

An artist's rendering of the Barclays center. (credit: brooklynnets.com)

Bloomberg Touts Jobs, Growth & Tax Revenue To Be Created By Barclays Center

Mayor Michael Bloomberg says that the new arena means more jobs, economic growth and more tax revenue.

04/26/2012

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