Now that’s A Snack With A View. The developers in charge of restoring and repurposing DUMBO’s Empire Stores, the iconic former coffee warehouses, signed leases with two restaurant tenants, Vinegar Hill House and Pizza East. Both restaurant sites are waterfront-facing spaces at Empire Stores’ entrance from Brooklyn Bridge Park — with killer views of the Read More →


Wednesday’s terror plot is not the first time Brooklyn has been threatened by Islamic extremists. In 1997, police arrested terrorists planning to detonate bombs in the Atlantic Avenue subway station, serving 10 subway lines and a Long Island Railroad (LIRR) terminus. The plot was foiled by a pre-dawn raid in Park Slope. Dozens of heavy granite Read More →