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Posted on November 12, 2012 | No CommentsAfter riding out the week of Hurricane Sandy at home in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, as the […]
Posted on October 23, 2012 | No CommentsDesignation reports are detailed documents created by New York City’s Landmarks Preservation Commission at the […]
Posted on August 6, 2012 | No CommentsThe real estate blog Curbed featured a look late last week at the Department of […]
Posted on June 12, 2012 | No CommentsYesterday, the real estate and architecture blog-o-sphere was abuzz with Property Shark’s new interactive timeline, […]
Posted on June 11, 2012 | 1 CommentOn Thursday, June 7, GVSHP presented its 32nd Annual Meeting and 2012 Village Awards. The […]
Posted on May 18, 2012 | No CommentsNo, it’s not about recycling and no, it’s not a list of past dates. It’s […]
Posted on May 11, 2012 | 3 CommentsOn Thursday, June 7th, eight Village businesses, people, and institutions will be presented a Village […]
Posted on April 16, 2012 | 10 CommentsA recent visit to the highly-anticipated Keith Haring exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum, Keith Haring: […]
Posted on April 9, 2012 | No CommentsOn April 8 1935, the creation of the Works Progress Administration was approved by Congress […]
Posted on April 3, 2012 | No CommentsYesterday, the National Archives released its records of the 1940 Census. And that’s a big […]