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Check out the winter wonderland in Red Hook’s Valentino Park

February 11 | By Lore Croghan Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Ice Ice Baby. Winter is wearisome. But sometimes it sparkles up the landscape, which is welcome. Just look at all these icicles at Louis Valentino Jr. Park in Red Hook. The spiky stalactites are growing under the pier that juts out over a rocky shoreline and small sandy beach. See how they glitter in the […]

Many fear NYCHA developments are still at risk for major storms

January 30 | By Raanan Geberer

More than six years ago, Superstorm Sandy decimated several NYCHA housing projects in Brooklyn, including the Red Hook Houses and several developments in Coney Island. Some buildings didn’t have running water, heat or electricity for weeks. Now, according to The Nation, some people are asking if NYCHA is more prepared for such emergencies than it […]

New restaurants liven up Columbia Street dining scene

January 18 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

While several restaurants have left the Columbia Street Waterfront District, three new ones may bring foodies’ attention back to the neighborhood. The first is Krok at 117 Columbia St. The menu focuses on dishes from northern Thailand and includes a variety of papaya salads, grilled Thai street food, fried Thai street food and more, according […]