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Brooklyn snow scenes A blanket of snow covered Brooklyn Heights and vicinity this past weekend. Montague Street took on a timeless look, and the few walkers on the Promenade and in Brooklyn Bridge Park enjoyed the solitary stillness. For more amazing Brooklyn Heights snow photos, see BrooklynArchive.com.

BBP president Regina Myer

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday officially nominated Regina Myer to continue serving as president of the Brooklyn Bridge Park Corporation (BBPC). The nomination, which was informally announced at a benefit for St. Ann’s Warehouse on Tuesday night, had been anticipated, considering Myer’s role in overseeing the development, maintenance and operations of Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Read More →

DOUGLAS EISENSTEIN , PRESIDENT OF ONE BROOKLYN BRIDGE PARK, SPOKE AGAINST THE PIER 6 CONSTRUCTION PLAN. PHOTO BY MATTHEW TAUB

At a meeting of the Brooklyn Bridge Park Development Corporation Thursday, a majority of board members expressed their interest in moving forward with construction of towers on the Pier 6 waterfront. But vociferous opposition from members of the public (along with a several board members aligned with a Community Advisory Council) resulted in the Board’s decision to reconvene in August and discuss Read More →

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 →