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Brooklyn Public Library will be opening a temporary annex in DUMBO on the ground floor of the One John Street condo. Shown: The space BPL will be using was formerly occupied by the Brooklyn Children’s Museum, shown above. Photo courtesy of the Brooklyn Children’s Museum

Temporary Brooklyn Public Library annex opening in DUMBO

October 21 | Mary Frost

The Brooklyn Public Library announced on Thursday that it will open a temporary annex in DUMBO while the neighborhood’s new library is being built. The permanent library is expected to open in late 2020. The 1,600-square-foot outpost, which will be called BPL Annex, will be located at One John Street, a luxury condo, in a […]

The most ridiculous parts of that JJ Redick DUMBO apartment tour

October 18 | Noah Goldberg

Tourists come from far and wide to photograph the cobblestone streets of DUMBO and eat Sweetgreen under the Manhattan Bridge. But at least one NBA baller, the Brooklyn Eagle has learned (by reading this Architectural Digest article), also lives on these mean streets — despite playing for the New Orleans Pelicans and never having played for […]

Over this past summer, a record number of diesel-powered ice cream trucks have jammed the streets of the DUMBO and the Fulton Ferry historic districts, and residents are sick of the noise and fumes. Shown: Rival ice cream trucks roam the streets of DUMBO looking for a place to park. Eagle photo by Mary Frost

DUMBO residents are sick of smelly, noisy ice cream trucks

October 18 | Mary Frost

DUMBO residents say they have had it with the noisy, fume-spewing ice cream trucks clogging their streets and sidewalks. This past summer, platoons of idling trucks jammed the cobblestone streets and sidewalks of the DUMBO and Fulton Ferry historic districts. They stayed for 10 hours or more every day, according to neighbors, with diesel motors […]

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