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If we handed you a map of Kings County, could you identify the borders of South Greenfield, Blythebourne or Vanderveer Park? According to a 1919 map, all were once recognized Brooklyn neighborhoods, though contemporary denizens would cock their brows at a neighbor’s insistence that he or she lives in any of them now. Some neighborhoods seem constant; others get renamed, or are swallowed up by surrounding communities, or simply vanish from the map. In...
Brooklyn Heights’ Pippa Lord (by way of Australia) has a busy enough day job (photo editor of a little mag called Elle—not to be confused with The L Magazine), so it’s kind of amazing that she’s decided to start her own website, SousStyle.com, a fashion-food hybrid with a simple premise: photos of attractive, stylish people from around the globe making the food they love. The site also features recipes, how-to advice (HOW TO CUT...
01. (-) Greenpoint Holding firm at number one, the locals resisting the non-stop day/night action of Williamsburg is actually a good thing. 02. (+2) Cobble Hill A new local CSA and the arrival of the one and only Martin Amis! 03. (+2) Fort Greene/Clinton Hill Theater for a New Audience’s space is finally under construction. Also, introducing the Wallabout Historic district! (It’s just one block right now, but still.) 04. (+2) Williamsburg Yes, it’s a madhouse in the summertime, but it’s...

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