Ideal Brooklyn

December 18, 2017

For more than year now, there’s been the rumors of a streetcar that will connect the Brooklyn and Queens waterfronts. 

That dream... read more

November 03, 2017

There’s another HBO hit show that arrived in August, and this one has looked to Brooklyn as an inspiration. “The Deuce”, which debuted on August 23rd, gives an authentic look at New York City’s dark side of the 1970s and 80s and it does it with a... read more

October 27, 2017

There’s a new neighborhood name in Brooklyn. And it’s long time coming.

According to, Borough President Eric Adams... read more

October 10, 2017

Pastor Katrina Forster has a special touch.

The ordained Lutheran minister helped oversee the resurgence of two congregations in the Hamptons, but she believed her real calling was in Greenpoint.

“I was hunting,” Forster told... read more

September 14, 2017

These days it’s quite a chore to travel around the city — especially in Brooklyn. The MTA system is always on the fritz. Uber and Lyft could get pricy after a while. 

That’s... read more

September 03, 2017

For decades, Crown Heights has long played the backdrop in a lesson of the struggles of diversity in NYC. It didn’t take the podcast episode of “This American Life” to bring the neighborhood to forefront of the big... read more