Shortly before 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, a 28-year old with a long criminal past approached two strangers on a commercial street of Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood. “Watch what I’m going to do,” he said, before firing four rounds into a nearby police cruiser, killing...
The French government has announced a plan to prevent housing displacement and the creation of “ghettos for the rich” in the capital; apparently, watching “The Colbert Report” made some people more conservative; meanwhile, the principles...Show More Summary
Jude Law gives his mom a kiss goodbye after meeting up with family members on Wednesday (December 17) in the Primrose Hill neighborhood of London, England. The 41-year-old actor appeared on a recent episode of The Graham Norton Show and talked about something that became a joke on the set of his upcoming movie Black [...]
Christmas: it's everywhere. Nextdoor, the "private social media network for your neighborhood" (like a neighborhood watch group, but on the internet), has crowdsourced an interactive map with pins in all the tree lots, Santa displays, over-the-top light displays, and...
Screenshot via Vimeo In this heartwarming, gorgeously-animated short film called "Home Sweet Home," a suburban house trapped in a terribly blighted neighborhood decides to shed its "for sale" sign once and for all and set off on a gutsy journey...
California dreamin'. The people of Los Angeles are generally unaccustomed to the effects of weather. And by "weather," I mean any form of atmospheric condition that is not sunny and 75 degrees. A slightly off-white cumulus cloud to them is a reason to consider breaking social plans. Show More Summary
Hugh Jackman tries to stay warm in a puffy jacket while out and about on Sunday afternoon (December 7) in New York City. The 46-year-old actor was taking his adorable pup Dali for a nice stroll through the neighborhood on the chilly day. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Hugh Jackman That same day, [...]
Dakota Johnson doesn’t let the rain bother her while out on Wednesday afternoon (December 3) in Los Angeles. The 25-year-old actress took her adorable dog on a nice stroll around the neighborhood. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Dakota Johnson Recently, it was revealed that Dakota really doesn’t want her mom Melanie Griffith to [...]
There’s only so many ways you can talk about how the NFL destroys everything else in its wake on American television. But even after a year of turmoil and scandal, it’s still true – nothing can even approach the neighborhood of the NFL in consistent television viewership. Show More Summary
Hemi Zucker watched Hollywood transform from what he saw as a "seedy, kind of dead" afterthought to a thriving neighborhood. Now, he’s noticing the same evolution in the Los Angeles tech community.
The Bushwick trio known to everyone in the neighborhood as The Yin Yangs are finally following up on their last release from back in July of 2013, a collection of live demos titled Cowgirl, with a two-track cassette due to be out inShow More Summary
Wednesday on Fox News Channel's "On the Record With Greta Van Susteren," reporter Griff Jenkins was harassed and berated by onlookers as he tried to tell the story of two journalist who were attacked and carjacked at gunpoint the night before. Show More Summary
Before he was President, Barack Obama was an amateur food critic. Redditors recently found a video of 40-year-old Barack Obama reviewing a restaurant called Dixie Kitchen and Bait Shop in his Hyde Park, Chicago neighborhood. In the clip, State Senator Obama recommends Dixie Kitchen based on its "liberal portions" and good value. Show More Summary
Renderings via Jane Kim Design Although new condos, apartments, and office buildings started coming to Mission Bay years ago, the area's development as a true neighborhood with dining and retail options has been slower to take off. Now Mission Bay...
Most new condo projects in San Francisco are located somewhere around SoMa or Mission Bay. It's rare that an area like Pacific Heights gets a sizable new building project, so the conversion of the neighborhood's former University of the...
If there’s still something strange in your neighborhood, 30 years later, it looks like you can still call on the
Gentrification happens all of the time. Hip new neighborhoods pop up all around the world, luring in rich newcomers and chasing out its less-fortunate residents. This topic is the focus of Right To Wynwood, a short documentary by producer Camila Alvarez and photographer Natalie Edgar. Show More Summary
Chef Ignacio Mattos' Estela is making waves in New York City's NoHo neighborhood. New York City's Estela — which made it onto Bon Appétit magazine's list of the best new restaurants of the year, earned a James Beard nod, and is a favorite...Show More Summary
TheTubeUser86 has posted a motion stabilized version of J Domzalski’s video of a pair of black bears fighting it out on a residential street in Rockaway, New Jersey, as cars pull over to watch the spectacle. In the video at least, the battle ends in something of a standoff, with the two large land mammals […]
Right across from the recently completed Whole Foods, at the nexus of one of San Francisco's fastest changing neighborhoods, is Thirty-Five Dolores. The boxy four-story building, designed by Levy Design Partners for the Lightner Property Group, is already in...