Paint it Black
Some women are so focused on trying to conceal their blemishes that they forget to conceal their crimes.
Aspiring shoplifter Katherine Krukowski, 33, was busted last Thursday snatching a cool $2,739 worth of products from a Soho Sephora, according to DNAinfo. Her fiendish beauty plot was foiled when security guard at 555 Read More
The Landmarks Preservation Commission has been on the defensive of late, fighting off claims from the real estate industry that it hinders development rather than helping it. But in givings its unanimous approval to the transformation of the Brooklyn Municipal Building—in the newly created, much maligned Downtown Brooklyn Skyscraper Historic District—the commission reasserted its role as a steward of both the city’s history and economy.
“It proves again and I don’t know how many times we have to do it, that economic development and preservation go hand in hand and here’s a textbook example of it,” Commissioner Chairman Robert Tierney said in an email.