weill cornell physicians brooklyn heights

Joralemon Street Practice Affiliated with Weill Cornell With the passage of the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare) and the closure of major hospitals such as Long Island College Hospital (LICH), it’s not news that health care is being disrupted in Brooklyn. The state is placing new emphasis on primary care and Accountable Care Read More →


Pharmacy chain is replacing Rite Aid on prime Brooklyn Heights retail corner Call this corner Pharmacy Central. CVS is the new tenant at 168 Montague St., the Brooklyn Eagle has learned — a prime location on the corner of Clinton Street that Rite Aid rented for three decades. “We plan to take possession of this site for Read More →

Protestors for LICH ER facilities

SUNY says NYU is prepping space for September move-in Supporters of Long Island College Hospital (LICH) rallied outside the Cobble Hill hospital’s emergency department on Thursday to express concern about SUNY shrinking what remains of the ER. SUNY workers moved the unit into the hospital’s former pediatric emergency department, a smaller space. SUNY, which has Read More →

LICH campus overview

Worries: Cobble Hill development could be ‘drastically out of scale’ Brooklyn loses a hospital, and a developer gains a million square feet of Cobble Hill. After more than a year of community protests and litigation, the State University of New York on Tuesday announced it has signed a contract with developer Fortis Property Group for Read More →