Brooklyn Construction Project Turns Their Dreary Scaffolding Into A Colorful Garden In The SkySidewalk sheds and scaffolding are so common. Both have almost become a part of the city's landscape. One development company is hoping to break that mold by adding some color to its construction.
DUMBO Residents, Commuters Frustrated With Flocks Of PhotographersIt's an iconic shot -- the Manhattan Bridge framing the Empire State Building -- and every day, tourists flock to Washington Street in DUMBO with cameras in hand.
Cobblestones At Center Of Debate Over Planned DUMBO ConstructionA five-year construction project in the Dumbo section of Brooklyn hasn't even started yet and already it's off to a rocky start.
Health Department Shuts Down Grimaldi’s Pizzeria In BrooklynThe famed restaurant on Front Street in DUMBO was shut down after an inspection found several violations that could not be fixed immediately.
Rash Of ‘Knockout’ Attacks Has Some New Yorkers WorriedThere were warnings Friday about a possible upsurge in knockout attacks in which people are sucker punched for no good reason.
Best Things To Do In New York This Weekend July 21-23Not one, not two, but five fine festivals for you to choose from this weekend.
DUMBO-Based Etsy Files For IPO Valued At Up To $100 MillionIf Brooklyn-based craft seller Etsy goes public later this year, it will be a test of how well the company can balance an explicit social mission with shareholder expectations for making money.
New York Festival Of Light Kicks Off In DUMBOThe imposing archway in the Manhattan Bridge anchorage in DUMBO, Brooklyn, has been transformed into a brilliant showcase of light.
Owner Of Shuttered Wedding Venue ReBar Gets Up To 10 Years In PrisonThe owner of a shuttered reBar catering hall, which abruptly closed and left dozens of couples without a wedding venue, was sentenced to up to 10 years in prison for tax fraud Monday.
World Cup Fans Go Home With Heads Hanging As U.S. Loses To BelgiumTim Howard did his best to keep the Belgians at bay, deflecting shot after shot. He kept the game scoreless until it went into extra time, but fans were dejected as Team USA went on to lose.
Angry Brides Confront Owner Of Shuttered Brooklyn Wedding Venue In CourtAngry brides who had their wedding dreams dashed by a dubious catering hall owner vowed to attend every court appearance and made good on their promise Thursday.
Jason Stevens, Owner Of DUMBO Wedding Venue ReBar, Arraigned On Tax ChargesThe owner of a popular wedding spot in Brooklyn was arrested and arraigned Thursday, nearly a week after he abruptly closed the venue, allegedly stiffing wedding couples and employees.
NYC's 5 Best Whoopie PiesThe very best whoopie pies offer a cakey, airy chew and creamy frosting in the shape of a cookie. Here are our five favorite whoopie pie outposts in the city.
What To Eat At Brooklyn's SmorgasburgBrooklyn’s popular Smorgasburg heads outside again this weekend on April 5. We’ve outlined some of the best food to eat here.
Huge Pink Elephant Living Under Manhattan Bridge Looking For New HomeRight underneath the Manhattan Bridge in DUMBO is another Dumbo. The huge big pink elephant has been in the Archway Plaza for months and is quite the star on social media.