Man pours juice on church altar during Mass

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn released CCTV footage on January 14 of what it called “a heinous act of religious intolerance,” which had occurred during the 9:30 am Mass at St Anthony of Padua Church the previous Sunday.

A pierogi shop grows in Brooklyn

Radick and Alexandra Kucharksi are originally from Poland but now live in New York. They are about to open a shop in the Greenpoint section of Brooklyn that will sell pierogis unlike any other in the city. Reported by Mac King

Ferry service affecting rents

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.

Chocolate factory in Brooklyn | Jen at Work

Chocolate. Is there anything in the world more decadent, delicious and completely addictive? Which is why when I was told I was heading to Greenpoint, Brooklyn, to work at a chocolate factory my first thought was "okay, what's going to happen to ruin this one for me?"