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Opinion: a simple solution to DUMBO parking woes

August 20 | Special from David Yassky

The cobblestone streets of the DUMBO section of Brooklyn have become such a tourist hotspot that some have taken to calling it the new Times Square. But while DUMBO is trendier than Times Square, it is also a residential neighborhood. Congestion in Times Square affects tourists and New Yorkers who make the mistake of trying […]

Transformative Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program names recipients

June 28 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program announced on Tuesday the recipients of its 2022-2023 studio program residency, as well as the recipients of the 2022 Philip Pearlstein Painter recipient and the 2022 Irving Sandler Prize. The recipients of the 2022-2023 residency are aricoco (Ari Tabei), David Atkin, Jeane Cohen, Avram Finkelstein, Jim Gaylord, Yasi Ghanbari, William Kohler, […]

DUMBO’s downstairs retail tenants suffer rainstorm woes, urge city action

November 18 | Sim Tumay

One month into her new job at Smack Mellon art gallery in DUMBO, Willa Goettling went into work the morning after Hurricane Henri, grabbed a push broom, and cleared seven inches of water out of artist studios in the basement. What happened that morning in DUMBO in August might occur a lot more often in […]

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