A redevelopment plan for the Brooklyn Heights library branch has taken a step forward. Brooklyn Public Library President Linda Johnson says private developer Hudson Companies Inc. would replace the “inefficient” library at 280 Cadman Plaza West with a new building. The New York Times reports the plan, approved by a community board Wednesday evening, also calls for the sale of public land Read More →


Brooklyn BookBeat Brooklyn Daily Eagle Books Beneath the Bridge, a free summer literary series hosted by the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy (BBPC), is returning to Brooklyn Bridge Park for its fourth season. Sponsored by AT&T, the program partners with independent bookstores that curate outdoor readings, which include a Q&A and book signing with featured authors. Read More →