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Groovin' with saxophonist Michael Blake's "Red Hook Soul"

Ralph A. Miriello | Posted 01.24.2017 | Arts
Ralph A. Miriello

I have followed the career of the Canadian saxophonist Michael Blake ever since I first heard him on the 1998 album Slow Poke at Home, a brilliant, ra...

Brooklyn Textile Designer Jane Buck on Her Red Hook Shop, Foxy & Winston

Sarah Stodola | Posted 08.13.2014 | Small Business
Sarah Stodola

"You have an adorable shop," a customer calls out to Foxy & Winston owner Jane Buck on her way out the store's front door, while I look on from a perch in the back.

BASIS Adding Private Schools

Richard Whitmire | Posted 04.07.2014 | Education
Richard Whitmire

BASIS is not being showered with accolades. Perhaps that's because they are equal opportunity disruptors, threats to private schools, public schools and public charter schools. Not surprisingly, those being disrupted resent the intrusion.

Joe Satran

Blizzard, Red Hook Restaurants Make Unlikely Allies Three Months After Sandy | Joe Satran | Posted 02.11.2013 | Home

Visiting New York’s Red Hook neighborhood as the first blanket of snow fell over the Northeast on Friday helped put winter storm “Nemo” in persp...

Gowanus 'Toxic Sludge' Developer Could Owe $20 Million

| Posted 12.11.2012 | New York

By Alan Neuhauser, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer RED HOOK — The Brooklyn developer and concrete tycoon who hopes to expand his Red Hook shipping term...

Michelle Williams And Jason Segel's Brooklyn Home Underwater

Posted 11.04.2012 | Celebrity

Just like hundreds of other New York City residents, Michelle Williams and Jason Segel have been left homeless after Hurricane Sandy hit hard on Monda...

Timothy Stenovec

Brooklyn Residents: 'We Need Lights And Heat' | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 11.03.2012 | New York

BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Each day since the hurricane, Sebrina Singley has trudged up a dozen flights of stairs, carrying food and water to her 12th floor ap...

This Is What 25 Pounds Of Cocaine Looks Like

Posted 05.16.2012 | New York

Earlier this month, officials inspecting a shipping container at the Red Hook Container Terminal discovered a staggering 24.6 pounds of cocaine, The N...

PHOTOS: An Aerospace Engineer's Chocolate Factory & Rum Distillery

Jade Doskow | Posted 04.14.2012 | Home
Jade Doskow


Dustin Yellin - On Building 12-Ton Sculptures and a 'Utopian Art Center' in Brooklyn

Annie Fabricant | Posted 04.01.2012 | Arts
Annie Fabricant

The art world often seems like a game, where no one is quite sure of the rules, but no one wants to be the first to admit it. You begin to crave authenticity. Then, I discovered artist Dustin Yellin and his very big, and brave, new project.

Shadowplay in Brooklyn (PHOTOS)

Jade Doskow | Posted 02.20.2012 | New York
Jade Doskow


The Best Hot Wings Recipe for Super Bowl Sunday

Andrew Knowlton | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Andrew Knowlton

I can't think of a better day to whip up a few dozen than on Super Bowl Sunday than with this recipe for Asian hot wings with cucumber, scallion-sour cream dipping sauce.

Man Shot In Brooklyn Art Gallery | By Kerry Burke and Barry Paddock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

A man was found fatally shot inside a Brooklyn New Age art gallery on Monday. The victim, a man in his 20s who was not carrying ID and whom cops were...

Oil Spill In Red Hook

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

BP can breath a sigh of relief; this is one oil spill that is not their fault. Fifteen gallons of diesel oil leaked into Red Hook's Valentino Pier th...

Scouting in Red Hook

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

I was scouting around Red Hook today when I noticed an old brick warehouse festooned with warning signs.