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Friday, Nov. 26, 2010

Toxic timebomb? Neighbors want halt on Broadway tower until site is cleaned

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: A group of Williamsburg residents are incensed that work on a new 15-story housing tower on the corner of Broadway and Kent Avenue will begin construction even though a six-year-old toxic spill underneath the site has not been fully cleaned up. Comments (20)

Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010

Ratner is finally a man of steel as first girders go up

Atlantic Yards: The first steel girders of the Barclays Center rose above the corner of Flatbush and Atlantic avenues on Tuesday, a tangible sign that the future home of the Brooklyn Nets is moving forward. Comments (55)

Holy war! Green Church won’t let us see contents of the 1900-era time capsule

Bay Ridge: And we wanted to read about President McKinley, too! Comments (7)

What’s in the time capsule?

Bay Ridge: We don’t know, but here are our guesses. Comments (1)

Bridge to Pier 1 is approved

Bridge ‘Park’: The long-awaited footbridge linking Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 1 and Brooklyn Heights is officially a go. Comment

Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010

Buyer could ‘Rite’ a historic wrong at Greenpoint’s movie palace pharmacy

Greenpoint: Maybe someday we’ll get to see “Drugstore Cowboy” at this Greenpoint drugstore. Comments (16)

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