Sunset Park/ Greenwood Heights
Gird your loins, Sunset Parkers: Manhattan and the Garment Industry are coming for the neighborhood
Feb 14, 2017
"Sunset Park, Brooklyn: Not Quite Trendy," the New York Times wrote last January of the sprawling neighborhood that fills the wide expanse between Green-Wood...
Bush Terminal Park is the best Brooklyn park you’ve never heard of
Jul 29, 2016
In 2014, a major revitalization project began to change Sunset Park. Next to the neighborhood’s decommissioned piers and shipyards, new occupants started to replace the...
Sunset Park is getting a co-working space!
Jul 30, 2015
As coffee shops lose their luster for the cheaply-minded, ever-Skyping freelancer, coworking spaces are becoming more and more of an attractive long-term option. We want to...
Food & Drink
Say hey to Fei Long and other foodie stops in Brooklyn Chinatown
Mar 23, 2015
Sunset Park is the largest of Brooklyn’s Chinatowns. Yep, there's more than one. Follow this guide and discover what to see, where to go and...
Chocolate factory gentrified out of Manhattan accused of gentrifying Sunset Park
Jan 6, 2015
Brooklyn's been going through a lot of changes--some cool, some lousy--but we've always been able to take comfort in the fact that chocolate will...
Sunset Park has a new waterfront park, Bush Terminal Piers Park
Nov 6, 2014
In the making for over a decade, the planned Bush Terminal Piers Park in Sunset Park is finally here after years of heavy-duty clean-up...
The Sunset Park library might become $525/month affordable housing
Nov 3, 2014
New York City could use some housing that people can actually afford. New York City could also use modern, functioning libraries. Now, in a...
John Turturro narrated and starred in a promo video for Green-Wood Cemetery
Sep 26, 2014
Maybe the place where you live has a cool cemetery that people like talking about, and that's great. Is it as cool as Green-Wood...
Get a rare look at every art studio at the Brooklyn Army Terminal
Sep 11, 2014
Brooklyn, a culmination of creative minds from all over the world, supported by the city and its people, creative thinkers and doers alike have...
Food & Drink
6 places I hope survive Sunset Park’s gentrification
Jul 30, 2014
Following through on his campaign promise to do so, Mayor de Blasio is ready to funnel $100 million into some heavy duty development in...
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