More Female Employees Breaking Down Barriers In Construction IndustryWomen are quickly changing the meaning of the phrase "homemaker." A number of women are now building apartments and breaking down barriers in the process.
City To Pour $140 Million Into Manufacturing, Jobs At Brooklyn Navy YardMayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is investing $140 million in the interest of expanding manufacturing, and creating 3,000 jobs, at the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
Construction Halted On Brooklyn High-Rise Near Barclays CenterA contractor has halted construction on a prefabricated residential high-rise near Brooklyn's Barclays Center and the Atlantic Terminal train yards.
Carnegie Mellon University To Open Applied Sciences Campus In BrooklynThe 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.
Lady Gaga Unveils 'Flying Dress' At Brooklyn EventOn Sunday, the "Applause'' singer unveiled a high-tech, white vehicle that lifted her up inside a mammoth building at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, a defunct shipyard developed for commercial use.
Toni On! New York: Vinegar Hill, A Neighborhood On The RiseThis week WLNY's Toni Senecal took a trip to Vinegar Hill Brooklyn, a neighborhood on the verge. She toured the navy yard and studied the neighborhood's history before indulging her sweet tooth on some of New York's best chocolate.
Collaborative Space Opens At Brooklyn Navy YardMacro Sea's New Lab will serve as as a place where designers, engineers, academics and entrepreneurs can take their ideas from concept to prototype to production under one roof.
Nation's Largest Bike Share System To Launch In May 2013The country's largest bike sharing system will launch in New York City next spring.
Ribbon Cut On 5 New Soundstages At Brooklyn Navy YardThe 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.
Brooklyn Navy Yard Retail Construction Moves ForwardThe final hurdle has been cleared for the construction of a major supermarket in Brooklyn.
National Unemployment Rate Drops But Many New Yorkers Still Out Of WorkThe unemployment rate dropped to the lowest level in more than two and a half years, falling to 8.6 percent in November, the Labor Department said Friday.