Rafael Pi Roman interviews John Manbeck about his new book, “Chronicles of Historic Brooklyn,” a collection of essays about Brooklyn excerpted from Manbeck’s weekly columns in “The Brooklyn Daily Eagle.”
Mayor Koch passed away February 1 from congestive heart failure. He was 88. You can watch our recent interview with him and hear him reflect on his long and colorful career and his love of New York City.
MetroFocus digs deeper into the secrets of Grand Central: a historical timeline graphic, a web-exclusive interview with author Sam Roberts, and a Storify collection of Grand Central’s social media happenings.