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Ode to Scraggle Beard (for Timothy Patrick Moynihan)

Chef Rossi | Posted 04.19.2015 | New York
Chef Rossi

We're talking pre-hipster Chelsea. The restaurants were not chic little eateries filled with happy gay boys, but dives where you could get super-cheap Puerto Rican rice and beans or Chinese take-out; one joint had both.

A Stroll Down Atlantic Avenue in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn

Sarah Stodola | Posted 04.20.2014 | New York
Sarah Stodola

Traces of that past remain, but today they contribute to an eclectic mix of old, new, reclaimed and reimagined.

PHOTOS: Brooklyn Halloween Display Too Scary For Some Neighbors

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.24.2013 | New York

A macabre Halloween display outside a Brooklyn brownstone is turning heads, and upsetting some neighbors. The grisly scene, in the front yard of homeo...

Yes, It Is Possible To Entertain In A 200-Square-Foot Home

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Suzi West proves that a tiny home can still look and feel amazing.

WATCH: Mile End Crew's Drunken Tour Of NYC's Best Jewish Restaurants

Posted 04.23.2012 | New York

Boerum Hill's Mile End Delicatessen has quickly ascended the ranks of New York's best Jewish restaurants since opening in January 2010, serving up Mon...

Inside The Reopened Brooklyn House Of Detention (PHOTOS)

Posted 02.06.2012 | New York

After years of debate, a lawsuit, and another lawsuit, the Brooklyn House of Detention is slated to reopen next week. The facility closed in 2003 ...

22-Year-Old Council Aide Found Dead In Brooklyn Apartment

Carroll Gardens, NY Patch | Georgia Kral and Kristen v. Brown | Posted 06.29.2011 | New York

Hope Reichbach communications director for Councilmember Steve Levin and an up-and-comer in New York politics, was found dead in Boerum Hill on Thursd...

Hotels Grow In Brooklyn | SUSAN STELLIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Brooklyn is in a hotel-building boom, after decades in which the Marriott near the Brooklyn Bridge had the borough's lodging market mostly to itself....

Artlog's Top Art & Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Summer is here and the art world is going insane with activity this week. We start with Outsider Porn, which features 40 years of David Hurles' photography.