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An Honest Bootlegger (PHOTOS)

Ken Hamm | Posted 10.14.2014 | Taste
Ken Hamm

After the initial euphoria of discovering sipping booze, you arrive at a curious state of self-conscious confusion.

12 Beloved New York City Places That Don't Exist Anymore

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford and Emily Cohn | Posted 04.03.2014 | Business

There's a lot to love about New York City today: A flood of new, ambitious architecture, refurbished river-fronts, miles and miles of additional bike ...

Is the Private Sector More Efficient Than the Government?

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics
Reese Schonfeld

It seems to me that the DOD would've been a heck of a lot better off if it built its own weapons, than turning the design and manufacture over to private enterprise companies, whose main purpose is to make money.

A New Solution to the Economic Recovery Dilemma

Brooklyn Workforce Innovations | Posted 03.26.2013 | Impact
Brooklyn Workforce Innovations

2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gif A college education has become an expensive commodity nearly inaccessible to many young adults who grew up in some of our most disinvested-in communities and school districts. One important, underutilized answer: employer-customized training.

Brooklyn By Bike

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 11.24.2012 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

We ride past a group of buildings in the massive Brooklyn Navy Yard, spread out over 300 waterfront acres. Felipe speaks to us through his walkie-talkie. "Ready to go to the farm?"

Joe Satran

Is Brooklyn The New Hollywood?

HuffingtonPost.com | Joe Satran | Posted 08.17.2012 | Entertainment

New York's Steiner Studios, among the biggest soundstages outside California, could expand significantly in the coming years, according to a report to...

NYC=Hollywood? Bloomberg Announces 5 New Soundstages

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 03.26.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City is giving a boost to its entertainment industry — and vice versa. On Monday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the city's me...

Brooklyn Navy Yard Center Museum Celebrates Navy Yard's History

AP | By ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 01.08.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- The story of the Brooklyn Navy Yard and its vital role in American history as a major military shipbuilding site spans more than 200 years...

New $25M Museum To Display Navy Yard's 200-Year History

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — For more than a century, tens of thousands worked at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, building some of the nation's most storied warships &nda...

SCULPTURE: Get To Know Brooklyn-Based Zak Kitnick And His Industrial, Re-Purposed Sculptures

Paper Magazine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Paper Magazine

The 300-acre Brooklyn Navy Yard hosts ten contractors, forty-one distributors, and seventy-four manufacturers, one of whom is up-and-coming sculptor...

A New Dawn in Sunset Park?

John Petro | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John Petro

A building up for sale could spark a rebirth of Sunset Park's rich industrial legacy.

Brooklyn's Mansion on the East River

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

It's like someone picked up an estate from Long Island's Gold Coast and plunked it down in Vinegar Hill.

A Sorry State of the City

John Petro | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John Petro

Mayor Bloomberg needs to acknowledge that residents require more than just minimum-wage employment to survive and thrive.

Open House New York Offers Free Access to Architectural Wonders This Weekend

Jane Levere | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jane Levere

Free access to places you can't easily visit: everything from the Atlantic Avenue Tunnel, the world's oldest subway tunnel, to a museum of models of the work of the architect Richard Meier.