You're invited to the NYC film screening of RiverBlue

You're invited to the NYC film screening of RiverBlue

brooklyn fashion and design accelerator, David McIlvride, eco-fashion, green fashion, Jason Priestley, mark angelo, paul gallay, Pollution, riverblue, riverblue movie, riverkeeper,…

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"Ride or Die" showcases vintage bicycles to navigate U.S.-Puerto Rican relations

Image1 Paragraph 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etEZg6jLv_w Paragraph 2 RELATED: Related Article Here Paragraph 3 ... + ActualSubjectSite Via…

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Sprawling

Sprawling "Made in NY" campus coming to Brooklyn's Sunset Park

Via Curbed Even as skyrocketing rents and labor costs, coupled with aging machinery and brisk overseas competition, have caused entire blocks of Manhattan's once-fabled Garment…

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Williamsburg 'coffee co-op' offers up free java and a chance for community reflection

Williamsburg 'coffee co-op' offers up free java and a chance for community reflection

A museum long nestled in a south side street in Williamsburg, has been converted into a neighborhood coffee co-op for four months. Part of a project curated by Juliana Cope, Director of…

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New photos reveal Domino Sugar Refinery's terraced form rising on the East River

New photos reveal Domino Sugar Refinery's terraced form rising on the East River

Clad in fluorescent construction trappings, the residential development at 325 Kent Ave. continues to hold court at the Williamsburg waterfront. As photos from Tectonic reveal, the…

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Kimbal Musk launches a revolutionary shipping container farm initiative in Brooklyn

Kimbal Musk launches a revolutionary shipping container farm initiative in Brooklyn

Near Jay Z’s childhood home and an old Pfizer factory, one will find a set of ten steel shipping containers. Launched by Tobias Peggs and and Kimbal Musk, brother to Elon, the…

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Gowanus Canal is safe enough to boat in, just don't take a swim, says new report

Gowanus Canal is safe enough to boat in, just don't take a swim, says new report

An study eight years in the making reveals that you can breathe and hang out around the Gowanus Canal, just don't get in it. Or touch it. Or eat seafood from it. Other than that,…

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BMW MINI unveils 23,000-square-foot creative hub and restaurant in former Greenpoint warehouse

BMW MINI unveils 23,000-square-foot creative hub and restaurant in former Greenpoint warehouse

A/D/O, creative hub A/D/O, free work space nyc, Greenpoint, greenpoint creative hub, nARCHITECTS, Narchitects ADO Creative Hub, nyc creative org, nyc warehouse, nyc work hubs, urban…

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Artist raises money to install living billboard at Brooklyn Botanical Garden this spring

Artist raises money to install living billboard at Brooklyn Botanical Garden this spring

Brooklyn-based artist Edina Tokodi is building a living art installation that highlights the effects of climate change and “dissolves the barriers... between nature and art.” Her…

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Gowanus pop-up dumpster gardens find new home in Industry City

Gowanus pop-up dumpster gardens find new home in Industry City

Last summer, Gowanus Canal Conservancy and Alloy Development collaborated on the 2000 Galloon Project, a pop-up nursery and event space that successfully brought attention to the…

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NYC's first vegan butcher shop set to open this spring

NYC's first vegan butcher shop set to open this spring

The former location of a Chinese restaurant is preparing to take on a new life as the home of Bedford-Stuyvesant’s first vegan butcher shop. Monk’s Meats has been hocking its vegan…

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NYC's first modular micro hotel set to open this spring

NYC's first modular micro hotel set to open this spring

This Spring BD Hotels and CB Developers will open Pod Brooklyn, the first ever entirely modular hotel in New York City. Located at 626 Driggs Avenue in Williamsburg, the micro-hotel…

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DIY: How to make a gingerbread Brooklyn brownstone

DIY: How to make a gingerbread Brooklyn brownstone

Having graduated from both architecture school and culinary school, Baumann knew that she didn't want to make a ho-hum candy-covered gingerbread house. "If I’m going to the trouble of…

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Red Hook Passive House music studio will use 90% less energy than buildings built to code

Red Hook Passive House music studio will use 90% less energy than buildings built to code

Related: Popular graffiti-clad artist collaborative slated for passive house makeover + ZeroEnergy Zero Energy, Red Hook Studio, passive house music studio, passive houses…

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New law saves NY's mute swans from execution...for now

New law saves NY's mute swans from execution...for now

Mute swans just got a stay of execution from New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, as he signed a law on Monday preventing wildlife officials from euthanizing the majestic birds. The new law…

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Shop from local makers at WantedDesign’s upcoming holiday markets

Shop from local makers at WantedDesign’s upcoming holiday markets

With the holidays just around the corner, it’s time to start searching for gifts to give this season. And not just any gift, but rather something meaningful and unique that is sure to…

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Miniature forest of 4,000 baby trees pops up in Brooklyn

Miniature forest of 4,000 baby trees pops up in Brooklyn

dawn redwoods, living tree art installation, lost man creek, metrotech commons, miniature redwood forest in brooklyn, spencer finch, nyc art, miniature forest, brooklyn forest, brooklyn…

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Last parcel of land needed for long-awaited Bushwick Inlet Park finally acquired by NYC

Last parcel of land needed for long-awaited Bushwick Inlet Park finally acquired by NYC

Related: Bushwick Inlet Park one step closer to fruition with new city land purchase + Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park Images via Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park…

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Sneak a peek inside the beautiful new model apartment at Pacific Park's 550 Vanderbilt

Sneak a peek inside the beautiful new model apartment at Pacific Park's 550 Vanderbilt

the first completed apartment at Brooklyn’s biggest megaproject, Pacific Park, is nearly ready for its opening and I wanted to share the images to see if you'd be interested in…

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BMW MINI and nARCHITECTS' new creative hub and free working space nears completion in Greenpoint

BMW MINI and nARCHITECTS' new creative hub and free working space nears completion in Greenpoint

The architects of the Carmel Place micro apts in Manhattan, nArchitects, are now taking their mult-disciplinary talents to warehouse renovation. Their latest project, a creative hub…

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World's tallest modular building is now open - see inside (VIDEO)

World's tallest modular building is now open - see inside (VIDEO)

461 dean street, Atlantic yards, pacific park, atlantic yards development, b2, eco design, eco design new york, green design, green design new york, modular architecture, modular…

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