1 hr ago | via Curbed
It comes as no surprise to learn that Garrison Architects , a firm known for its sustainable modular buildings , has been selected to design the city's prefab disaster relief housing prototype. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via PR Log
May 22, 2013 - BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Wheels To Lease, the Brooklyn leader in the leasing and sales of new and used cars, trucks, and SUVs, is now celebrating over 23 years serving the Jewish community with unbeatable prices and exceptional customer service. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via Brooklynvegan
As we've mentioned a few times , Total Control are visiting from Australia, playing two shows in NYC this week: tonight at Mercury Lounge with Pop. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via Wall Street Journal
's announcement that it will open a 500-person office in Times Square-has given the Big Apple tech scene a fresh jolt. Comment?
7 hrs ago | via Fox News
Barbara Corcoran, founder of the Corcoran Group, Manhattan's largest privately-owned real estate firm, says that while Manhattan still has its appeal for buyers and renters alike, Brooklyn is hotter than ever. Comment?
11 hrs ago | via Apartment Therapy
Name: Ana, John, Santi , Evie and Taco Location: Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, New York Size: 1,230 square feet Years lived in: 1 year, 7 months; Owned When Ana found the listing for this 3-bedroom duplex in the New York Times, her immediate response was "it's way too good to be true." The building had been in litigation for three years and most ... (more) Comment?
23 hrs ago | via Chattanoogan.com
House of Vamp is the debut novel of Jesse McDowell. He is a native of Chattanooga and currently lives in Brooklyn, N.Y. where he works as an actor, filmmaker, entrepreneur, and now, writer. Comment?
Tuesday | via Fox News
A group of 19 large retailers, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc. , Costco Wholesale Corp. Comment?
Tuesday | via Paper Magazine
It fascinates me to no end as I watch the newest generation of digital native super-hipsters embracing what many are calling today's "new industrial revolution" -- an age filled with futuristic innovations like 3-D printers and assembly line-working robots -- with such a fast-spreading borderline obsession for low technology. Comment?
Tuesday | via PR-inside.com
Brooklyn, NY, May 21, 2013 - The title of the presentation will be "Big Data - Y U So Mean? Q-Sensei helps tackle Big Data in a week!" and focuses on the rising demand for lean and agile solutions that provide fast and flexible access to data. Comment?
Tuesday | via Curbed
Over at the blog devoted to wooden houses in Brooklyn -the most trending of topics, in our humble opinion-is a deconstruction of the rundown hot mess that is 69 Vanderbilt Avenue . Comment?
Monday | via New York Post
Shaggy-haired city hipster and Tumblr founder David Karp yesterday had two words for the $1.1 billion cash sale of his popular blogging site to Yahoo! The 26-year-old wunderkind, who grew up on the Upper West Side strolling the Museum of Natural History and sketching dinosaur bones, posted a message - where else? - on Tumblr to calm his users' ... (more) Comment?
Monday | via BBC News
Throughout history food has been swapped and traded, from cacao beans to spices. Comment?
Monday | via Serious Eats
We love a lot more than sandwiches alone at Serious Eats, so in the spirit of A Sandwich a Day , here's Eat This Now , a quick look at what we're eating and want to talk about. Comment?
Monday May 20 | via Library Journal
How does social media impact our view of dictionaries and the development of the English language? In this webcast, a dictionary editor, a reviews editor from Library Journal , and a linguist, lexicographer, and language columnist come together to discuss and debate this topic. Comment?
Monday May 20 | via The Real Deal
A New Jersey-based investor is slated to bring a 37-unit condominium development to the Clinton Hill area of Brooklyn after buying a nearly complete property out of bankruptcy, The Real Deal has learned. Comment?
Sunday May 19 | via Vision Monday
Jonathan Lee is the managing director of marketing strategy at Huge, an advertising agency based in Brooklyn, N.Y. Lee oversees Huge's strategic development for marketing and brand work, covering clients like Comcast, Amex and Google. Comment?
Sunday May 19 | via Fox News
The line outside San Francisco's hottest new restaurant starts forming at about 4:00 pm on a Friday night. Comment?
Sunday May 19 | via Courier News
A view of the chapel at Brooklyn's Green-Wood Cemetery in New York. The 478-acre site is celebrating its 175th anniversary this year, and a special exhibition on Green-Wood has opened at the Museum of the City of New York. Comment?
Sunday May 19 | via The Financial Mirror
A week before Memorial Day Weekend and the official kick off to grilling season, Sutter Home Family Vineyards today announced that Erin Evenson of Brooklyn, N.Y. won the $100,000 grand prize of the 2012 Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Recipe Contest with her 7 Train Caramelized Green Curry Burger . Comment?