What’s stopping Greenpoint’s birds in their tracks? A discussion on the North Brooklyn Community page on Facebook brought attention to a weird prevalence of dead birds (and even a hawk) around the bus stop on the corner of Lorimer and Driggs, supposedly after flying into the glass.
As you’re surely all aware, Bernie’s best electoral NYC performance took place in Greenpoint. What you don’t know is that Ted Cruz’s also did. He didn’t just win by one vote, though. He won with one vote. Yeah, just read the thing.
The Kosciuszko Bridge is coming down, but first, the Department of Transportation wants to hear your fond memories. Here’s one: “I once got stuck here between, 1 [a.m.] to 4 a.m. I will never forget that night.”
Did you know that Greenpoint is home to NYC’s tallest pole? That’s “pole” for “pole-dancing,” but sure, it’s not hard to imagine that the city’s tallest Pole also lives here.
Great news! The building that houses Greenpoint’s most expensive condo (which sold for $2.1 million) is lowering its branches to include a few units that are priced for the mortals. A piece of the pie can be yours for only $800,000!