All posts tagged "History"
Discovering Brooklyn – Greenpoint Part 2
Because of the overwhelmingly positive response to the first of our “Discovering Brooklyn Series”, we have prepared a follow-up to Greenpoint...BKNewsJuly 28, 2014
There’s A Japanese House Somewhere In Brooklyn!
Brooklyn is known for its amazing brownstones and tree lined blocks and now more recently large buildings with overly expensive condos...BKNewsJuly 25, 2014
There’s A Naval Ship At Brooklyn Bridge Park!
There is a 50 year old naval ship parked at Pier 5 of Brooklyn Bridge Park. The Baylander IX-514 is offering FREE...BKNewsJuly 24, 2014
Throwback Thursday – Our Favorite ‘The Honeymooners’ Episodes!
Although one of our favorite Brooklyn family shows only ran one season (1955-56), The Honeymooners, till this day continues to be...BKNewsJuly 24, 2014
Discovering Brooklyn Series: “Greenpoint”
This is the first of our monthly series covering all of Brooklyn from Greenpoint to Sea Gate. I deliberately started our...BKDiningJuly 20, 2014
Take A Ride On A Train From The 1930s To Coney Island!
Ever wonder how people made it in the 1930s in mass transit? Imagine a time when there was no AC in...BKNewsJuly 8, 2014
That Time Michael Jackson Filmed In Brooklyn!
It’s amazing how time flies. Today marks five years since Michael Jackson’s passing. June 25, 2009 will always be a day forever...BKNewsJune 25, 2014
Rare Fact: East Oakland Was Once Called Brooklyn!
Bet you never would have guessed this one. There have been so many stories circulating around the comparisons of Oakland, California...BKNewsJune 20, 2014