Brooklyn is the Borough of Rats; Tribeca, Then and Now; Nominate Your Pick for NTC's Women Statues

BLEC LE RAT  Stencils in Bushwick, Brooklyn.
BLEC LE RAT Stencils in Bushwick, Brooklyn.
Photo: Allan Ludwig

There is a lot of stuff going on the City, and we can't write about it all. Here are some interesting things some of our friends have written up lately.

  • 6sqft ⇒ The City Wants You to Nominate Historic NYC Women Who Deserve a Public Monument
  • Bklyner ⇒ Rockwell Place Garden Celebrates Solstice as Looming Towers Threaten
  • Brooklyn Paper ⇒ Shaquille O’Neal Treats Kids to Suits and B-Ball Skills at Barclays Center
  • Brownstoner ⇒ A Look Back at Tin City, Red Hook’s Homeless Settlement During the Great Depression
  • Curbed NY ⇒ See Staten Island’s Eerie, Abandoned Boat Graveyard
  • Daytonian in Manhattan ⇒ The Barrett, Nephews & Co. Bldg - 334 Canal Street
  • EV Grieve ⇒ Celebrate the Summer Solstice With Free Concerts at These 2 East Village Community Gardens
  • Jackson Heights Post ⇒ Paul Simon to Hold Farewell Concert in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in September | Jackson Heights Post
  • LIC Post ⇒ Mural in the Works for Long Island City, to Be Designed by Kids | LIC Post
  • New York Times ⇒ Protesters Flock to La Guardia to Support Immigrant Children
  • Stuff Nobody Cares About ⇒ Old New York in Photos #89 – Flatiron Building Nears Completion 1902
  • The Lo-Down ⇒ Art Exhibition, “Citizens of the Bowery” Debuts at CitizenM Hotel | the Lo-Down : News From the Lower East Side
  • The Real Deal New York ⇒ Brooklyn Is the Borough of Rats
  • Thrillist ⇒ The Best Weekend Getaways Near NYC
  • Tribeca Citizen ⇒ Tribeca Then and Now: Upper Greenwich Street
Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

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Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their dog. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time eating, running, and working on cool stuff.

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