Joan Millman

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Lower East Side »

Bring East River Ferry to LES and Brooklyn Heights, Officials Say

A dozen politicians urged the Economic Development Corporation to add two more ferry stops.

Park Slope »

Park Slope Senior Facility to Close in 90 Days, Residents Told

Seniors at Prospect Park Residence were told Wednesday night the facility is closing in 90 days.

Gowanus »

Residents Seek Balance of Grit and Green in Gowanus

Bridging Gowanus will tackle issues including balancing industrial uses with amenities such as parks.

Carroll Gardens »

Pols Blast City's Dismissal of Violations for Proposed Homeless Shelter

Local officials have called for an investigation into the proposed shelter at 165 W. Ninth St.

Carroll Gardens »

Official Asks Citi Bike to Roll Out Station at Vacant Smith Street Lot

A local assemblywoman asked the Department of Transportation to consider the space for Citi Bike.

Brooklyn Heights »

St. Francis College Making Brooklyn Bridge Park Their Home Field

The Terriers will play their first game at the park Tuesday at 7 p.m.

Carroll Gardens »

Commuters Celebrate Reopening of Smith-9th Street F/G Train Stop

The Smith-9th Street subway station reopened Friday morning, to the relief of straphangers.

Cobble Hill »

City Council Unanimously Passes Resolution to Save LICH

The resolution calls for SUNY and the State Department of Health to find a new operator for the hospital.

Cobble Hill »

Community Will Meet to Discuss LICH Closure

Local associations, physicians and politicians will discuss steps to keep the hospital open, Thursday.

Gowanus »

EPA to Meet With Residents About Gowanus Canal Flooding After Sandy

Samples retrieved by the EPA after Hurricane Sandy showed higher levels of bacteria.

Carroll Gardens »

Local Pols Blast Proposal to Install Carroll Gardens Homeless Shelter

Elected officials sent a letter to the DHS commissioner demanding more time for community feedback.

Cobble Hill »

Long Island College Hospital Lays Off 150 employees

LICH cited financial pressure as the reason for downsizing its staff.

Carroll Gardens »

Last-Minute Summer Events and Camps for Children

Summer events and camps for children in Carroll Gardens and Cobble Hill are just around the corner.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Outdoor Bars Threatened by New Restrictive Bill

Bars would have to close early, institute table service and refrain from playing amplified music under a proposed law.