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Prospect Heights »

Atlantic Yards Builder Sues City in Attempt to Cut 'Tax' Payments

Forest City Ratner has had $761 million in subsidies, but now wants to cut the amount it pays the city.

Downtown Brooklyn »

MetroTech Plaza to be Transformed by Colorful Fiberglass-coated Sculptures

MetroTech Commons will soon host artist Katharina Grosse's first outdoor installation in New York City.

Prospect Heights »

Barclays Center Invites Sufferers of Little-Known Disease to Free Event

The Barclays Center is hosting a free seminar for people afflicted with spondylitis.

Prospect Heights »

DOB Sued for Violating Its Own Safety Codes at Atlantic Yards Project Site

A new lawsuit claims that Forest City Ratner's Atlantic Yards plans do not comply with safety code.

Roosevelt Island »

Forest City Ratner Tapped to Build Cornell Tech's Roosevelt Island Campus

The developer behind the Barclays Center will build the school's first "corporate co-location" building.

Bed-Stuy »

200 Volunteers Erect New Kid-Designed Bed-Stuy Playground in Hours

More than 200 people helped erect a new playground at Willoughby Court.

Lower East Side »

What's in a Name? Bruce Ratner Stumped By Acronym For New LES Development

Developer Bruce Ratner was reportedly planning to bid on Seward Park Urban Renewal Area, known as SPURA.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Barclays Bone Marrow Drive for Ex-Cop with Possible 9/11-Related Cancer

Forest City Ratner is hosting a bone marrow registry drive for Steve Bonano May 7-8 in Downtown Brooklyn.

Fort Greene »

Shady Firms Flagged by City Helped Build Barclays Center

Seven construction firms on the city's caution list worked on the Atlantic Yards project.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Downtown Brooklyn to Light Its Own Rockefeller-Style Holiday Tree

A 50-foot Christmas tree will be lit in MetroTech Commons on Tuesday evening.

Prospect Heights »

Barclays Center Owner Drops Challenge to City's $741 Million Appraisal

Forest City Ratner said it goofed up when it claimed the city overvalued the arena by $600 million.

Prospect Heights »

Barclays Center Owners Say City Grossly Overvalued Arena

The owners of the Barclays Center say the arena is worth $600 million less than it was appraised for.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Jay-Z's Opening Night Concert at Barclays Kicks Off Weekend Gridlock

Jay-Z concert at Barclays opening night is expected to congest Downtown Brooklyn streets.

Prospect Heights »

Barclays Center Opening is 'Historic Day' for Brooklyn, Officials Say

The Barclays Center made its public debut on Friday with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

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