Jennifer Connelly

FILE: Film shoot equipment on the street in Red Hook (credit: CBS 2)

Red Hook Residents Complain Hollywood Film Shoot Has Taken Over Neighborhood

City officials said film and television productions bring in about $7 billion per year, but some residents said that comes at a cost of inconvenience.

11/27/2012

James Gandolfini, the actor best known as "Tony Soprano," is part of a celebrity-led coalition against a new sanitation garage in his Tribeca neighborhood. (credit: AP)

Tribeca Sanitation, Salt Storage Facility Upsetting Some NYC Celebrities

There’s no doubt that rent is lofty in neighborhoods like Tribeca and Soho, which is probably part of the reason why some of the area’s most famous residents are up in arms over the city’s plan to build a new sanitation and salt storage.

04/18/2011