Not Even a Blustery Day Could Chill the Bern at Transmitter Park

Bedford + Bowery Bernie Sanders supporters showed up in droves today at the candidate’s Brooklyn rally, undeterred by the nippy cold weather and wind gusts that sent even the NYPD tugboat off of Greenpoint’s Transmitter Park a’bobbin (perfectly in-synch with the pump-up soundtrack’s reggae rotation, I might add). The mood was elated as the Brooklynite presidential candidate prepares to […]

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Bernie Sanders Highlights His New York Roots at Brooklyn Rally

New York Times Hundreds of people braved frigid weather in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, on Friday to watch Senator Bernie Sanders deliver a fiery condemnation of Wall Street and urge voters across the state to vote for him in record numbers. With his back to Manhattan’s skyline, the Vermont senator said he believed he would win New […]

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Greenpoint Transformed Into The “Greenest Point” for Climate Week NYC 2016

Patch.com Greenpoint is now the “Greenest Point” thanks to a street-art project seeking to raise awareness of climate change and sustainability in support of Climate Week NYC, which ran Sept. 19 – 25. A series of murals by artists Faile, Askew1 and Vexta are in the process of completion at Transmitter (pictured below) and McCarren Parks and environmental sustainability is center-stage in the images. Read […]

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Purple Rain at WNYC Transmitter Park

Brooklyn Daily Eagle When shall we three meet again? In thunder, lightning, or in rain? The photo ops are fabulous when storms come rolling in. The witches of “Macbeth” would love it here at WNYC Transmitter Park on Greenpoint’s East River shoreline. It’s the perfect place to watch apocalyptic-looking clouds turn the skies purple over […]

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