Wednesday, July 23, 2014


Hot, Hot Hot: Dire Conditions in the Sunset Park Library (

Before it's Gone, Take it Back - putting a face to communities affected by gentrification (Daily News)

J.Crew hits Williamsburg:
Williamsburg’s transformation from hipster haven to upscale shopping and dining destination has been in the works for so long that it’s almost surprising that J.Crew is only arriving now. “We’ve been looking at Williamsburg and Brooklyn as a whole for quite some time,” Lyons (J. Crew's Creative Director) says. “There’s a lot going on in terms of specialty. The food industry is actually incredibly rich over there. There’s a lot of people making beautiful pottery. Half the office lives in Williamsburg.” (NY Times Magazine blog)

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