Steiner Studios

Mayor Michael Bloomberg, other officials announce Carnegie Mellon Integrative Media Program, set to open at Steiner Studios at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in 2015. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Carnegie Mellon University To Open Applied Sciences Campus In Brooklyn

The Carnegie Mellon University Integrative Media Program will focus on film, social media and online gaming and is slated to open at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in 2015.


Mayor Michael Bloomberg (L) and others cut the ribbon on five new soundstages at the Brooklyn Navy Yard on Monday, March 26, 2012 (credit: Rich Lamb.WCBS 880)

Ribbon Cut On 5 New Soundstages At Brooklyn Navy Yard

The new stages at Steiner Studios total 45,000 square feet and Mayor Michael Bloomberg says they will make it possible for the city to compete with Hollywood like never before.


Mayor Bloomberg announcing the record with cast members of Sony Pictures Television’s new series Pan Am in the background. (credit: Edward Reed)

Record Number Of Television Series Being Filmed In New York City

Mayor Bloomberg called the record-breaking 23 series being filmed in the city impressive considering the difficult state of the economy.


This rendering provided by Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation shows the planned development of Admiral's Row as a supermarket and retail center in the Brooklyn Navy Yard in Brooklyn, New York. (AP Photo/Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corp.)

NYC Museum To Display Navy Yard’s 200-Year History

More than four decades after the largest-scale shutdown of any military facility in U.S. history, the Navy Yard is coming to life again.