Brooklyn Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brooklyn, NY.

Results 1 - 20 of 101 for "" in Brooklyn, NY

  1. The Ubiquitous Choking Poster Gets A MakeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Lara Antal is pictured at her drafting table on June 24 with the choking poster she was commissioned to create for a restaurant Brooklyn.


  2. Times Square 'Spider-Man' Arrested in Assault on Police OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    The Spider-Man balloon as it makes its way down Seventh through Times Square during the 85th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in 2011.


  3. Holder: DOJ 'Closely Monitoring' Chokehold ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Wall Street Journal

    Attorney General Eric Holder said Friday the Justice Department is "closely monitoring" the investigation into the death of a Staten Island man who was subdued with an apparent chokehold by New York City police officers.


  4. Citi Bike Poised for a Big Infusion of CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Wall Street Journal

    Citi Bike and its operator stand to get tens of millions of dollars to expand New York's popular bicycle-sharing program in a deal that could close within a week, according to people familiar with the matter.


  5. Workers Go Wild for Staples' Penny ItemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Wall Street Journal

    Big box retailer Staples scored a major contract to sell office supplies to the State of New York. 9 comments

  6. Investigators are probing how two white flags mysteriously got atop the Brooklyn Bridge TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Wall Street Journal

    Investigators are trying to determine how two bleached-white American flags mysteriously appeared atop the Brooklyn Bridge Tuesday morning-and whether the stunt was an art project, a political statement or just tomfoolery.


  7. Stars of Screen Take the New York StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Wall Street Journal

    Shakespeare's classic tale of madness, mortality and inheritance brings an all-star cast to Central Park.


  8. Housing Battle in Brooklyn Bridge ParkRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Wall Street Journal

    Mayor Bill de Blasio's plan to put below-market-rate apartments in Brooklyn Bridge Park is scheduled to face a new legal challenge from a group of neighborhood residents who want to limit housing in the hugely popular park along the waterfront.


  9. Queens Project Stirs Worry That Residents Will Be Priced OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Wall Street Journal

    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's affordable-housing ambitions are being tested by the first major project he has shaped from its early stages, a 2.2-million-square-foot development on the Queens waterfront that is raising fears of Brooklyn-style skyrocketing rents.


  10. A Carnivore Without GuiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Wall Street Journal

    Brooklyn has played the incubator to lots of innovative, romantic, and, it goes without saying, hip, business models in recent years.


  11. New Ride-Sharing Service Defies City, State RegulatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Wall Street Journal

    A new fleet of cars adorned with bushy pink mustaches is set to debut in New York City this weekend even as taxi regulators threaten a crackdown on the "ride-sharing" service.


  12. Thousands Mourn Fallen FirefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Wall Street Journal

    Lt. Gordon "Matt" Ambelas was mourned by his family, city leaders and thousands of other firefighters at his funeral on Thursday, five days after he perished in a high-rise blaze in Brooklyn.


  13. Artist Kara Walker's 'A Subtlety' Draws 130,000 Visitors to Sugar FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    Kara Walker's sugar-covered sphinx drew more than 130,000 viewers during its two-month run at the Domino sugar factory, with an average attendance of 5,000 a day on the weekends it was open, according to Creative Time , the public-art organization that commissioned the work.


  14. Blaze that Killed New York City Firefighter Was Electrical: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Wall Street Journal

    A blaze that claimed the life of a New York City firefighter has been ruled an accidental electrical fire sparked by an air conditioning unit's electrical cord, Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro said on Sunday.


  15. Body of Toddler Pulled from Brooklyn LakeRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Wall Street Journal

    The body of a 2-year-old girl reported missing in Brooklyn's Prospect Park was recovered from a lake by police divers on Saturday evening, officials said.


  16. Brooklyn U.S. Attorney Is a Low-Profile ProsecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Wall Street Journal

    For years, the federal prosecutor in Brooklyn has taken on cases involving political corruption, organized crime and terrorism-usually while flying under the radar. 2 comments

  17. Man Wanted In Fatal Brooklyn Hit-and-Run...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Wall Street Journal

    The man wanted by the New York Police Department in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a 12-year-old girl and left her 9-year-old sister and mother in critical condition surrendered on Thursday, police said.


  18. Vice Media Moving to New Williamsburg HeadquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Wall Street Journal

    The online production company's move to a 60,000-square-foot former industrial building in Brooklyn will allow it to add 525 employees.


  19. Landlord-Tenant Battles Hit PauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Wall Street Journal

    The annual battle over regulated rents for a million tenants in New York City highlights what seems to be a permanent state of war: Tenants want rent reductions, while landlords say they won't be able to pay their bills.


  20. NYC Makers at the Museum of Arts and DesignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Wall Street Journal

    NYC Makers: The MAD Biennial celebrates skill and craftsmanship from 100 artisans, artists, and designers working in New York City.


Brooklyn Job Listings
View or post Brooklyn job listings on Topix.
Brooklyn Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Brooklyn from Topix.
Brooklyn Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Brooklyn on Topix.