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Greenpoint native plans 2021 run for northern Brooklyn council seat

August 30 | Kelly Mena

A Greenpoint native is looking to seize on the momentum of progressive, grassroots victories to bring her into the City Council — and she’s hoping to face stiff competition. Victoria Cambranes is looking to represent City Council District 33, which covers a large swath of the northern Brooklyn waterfront including Boerum Hill, the Navy Yard, […]

Welcome to picturesque Vinegar Hill. Eagle photo by Lore Croghan

10 things to know about Vinegar Hill

July 8 | Lore Croghan

Oh DUMBO, we love you. But sometimes we need a brief break — from the exuberant tourists, the long lines waiting to buy lunch from the food trucks, the relentlessly pounding jackhammers outside our office windows. Don’t get me wrong. DUMBO is magnificent. The Brooklyn Eagle’s  digital offices operate out of a repurposed industrial building with […]

This rendering shows the design for the entrance area of planned permanent Adams Street Library in DUMBO. Rendering courtesy of Brooklyn Public Library

A first look at the new DUMBO library

June 12 | Mary Frost

Brooklyn Public Library unveiled on Tuesday a first look at the designs for the newest — and smallest — addition to its network: the Adams Street Library in DUMBO. Renderings show the branch, which is the first new one in 36 years, will have separate sections for children, teens and adults, along with a meeting […]

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