33 bond street replacement

Livingston Street pancake palace closing to make way for apartment house Bye bye, IHOP. There’ll be a paucity of pancakes in Downtown Brooklyn when the Fourth of July weekend is over. The flapjack franchise at 276 Livingston St. is closing its doors Sunday to make way for a new apartment house to be built by Read More →

172 Montague construction

A towering new development on Montague Street in Brooklyn Heights has local residents concerned–but not for the usual reasons. “Is the facade of the new building at 172 Montague, long hidden by scaffolding, now revealed to be taking more sidewalk than it should?” a reader asked. Replacing the Eamon Doran buildings–a pair of formerly-adjacent two-story structures thathoused Read More →