Kate Blumm

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Sunset Park »

City Yet to Schedule Opening Date for Bush Terminal Piers Park

The Economic Development Corporation is awaiting approval from the state agencies to open the park.

Rockaway Beach »

Rockaway Ferry Gets Extension But No Long-Term Funding

The ride was allocated $2 million in the mayor's budget and will run through October.

Rockaway Beach »

City Official Responsible for Rockaway Boardwalk Project Steps Down

Greg Clancy of the Economic Development Corporation is moving to a job in the private sector. 

East Harlem »

East Harlem Businesses Suffering as Fatal Explosion Investigation Continues

With damage, blown-out windows and no gas, local businesses are unsure when they can reopen.

East Harlem »

City Launches Eminent Domain Proceedings for East Harlem Redevelopment Zone

Property owners say the city is trying to squeeze them out of their land.

Crown Heights »

Bike Corral Quarrel Pits Old Against New on Franklin Avenue

A DOT bike corral has split Crown Heights neighbors, revealing a divided community along Franklin Avenue

Crown Heights »

Brooklyn Cafe Pushes for Bike Parking on Bustling Franklin Avenue

Little Zelda Cafe is teaming up with the DOT to bring additional bike-parking to Crown Heights.

Crown Heights »

Itty-Bitty Franklin Avenue Cafe Little Zelda Adds Wine to the Menu

The two-month-old cafe began serving wine Tuesday after a nearly year's wait for its liquor license.

Prospect Heights »

Brooklyn Botanic Garden Ramps Up for Huge Plant Sale

The largest plant sale in the Northeast enters its 59th year.