The popular neighborhood draws thousands of tourists but is struggling with issues of vehicle congestion, parking problems, exploding costs and more.
The Migrant Kitchen co-founder Nasser Jaber, who is Palestinian, and Chef Dan Dorado, who has Mexican roots, have combined their tastes to create a menu of American food inspired by the cuisines of immigrants.
The new branch will serve the DUMBO, Vinegar Hill, and Farragut neighborhoods, which have never had their own public library.
Just in time for the holiday weekend, Time Out Market New York is bringing together the area's top culinary talent.
The NYPD took several people into custody early Friday after stopping a party bus that had was reported to have weapons on board.
This past summer, New York City expanded ferry service along the East River and it is having a noticeable impact on certain rents. Some neighborhoods like DUMBO in Brooklyn and Long Island City in Queens haven't seen rents increase much at all. But in Greenpoint and Astoria, access to Manhattan by boat is both drawing renters and driving up prices.