Photo by Julienne Schaer

Books Beneath the Bridge Returns to BBP July 7:Brooklyn Bridge Park has announced the 2014 Books Beneath the Bridge series lineup. The free summer literary series, which features outdoor readings curated by local, independent bookstores, will begin July 7 and run for six consecutive Mondays at Pier 1’s Granite Prospect. Pictured here is Patti Smith, Read More →

Supporters of Long Island College Hospital (LICH) rallied outside state Supreme Court in Downtown Brooklyn on Tuesday prior to a hearing before Justice Johnny Lee Baynes. Shown: City Councilman Stephen Levin. Photo: Mary Frost

LICH Supporters Protest Developer Deal: Supporters of Long Island College Hospital (LICH) rallied outside state Supreme Court in Downtown Brooklyn on Tuesday prior to a hearing before Justice Johnny Lee Baynes. Community groups say that some members of a panel evaluating bids for LICH failed to follow the rules, which may lead to the sale of the hospital Read More →