A microcosmic history of Bay Ridge in the tale of how a country club was formed, dissolved, and transformed into Fort Hamilton High School.
On the enduring influence of William Dowling’s Rhododendron Park, a turn-of-the-century housing development.
“Crescent Hill” was a subdevelopment that we’ve totally forgotten—but its restrictive building-rules survive.
How the R was won and where it got us.
Yes, it’s going to close for at least a year. Yes, it’s going to do some renovations. But when it reopens, it will look a lot like it used to!