Norman Oder

  1. neighborhood news
    Barclays Center Has a Big Noise ProblemBut it can pay the fines.
  2. Coming Soon
    New Jersey Chain Let’s YO! Opening at Barclays Center!Yet another frozen-yogurt shop coming to Brooklyn? Please, tell us more.
  3. Failure to Launch
    ‘Brooklynized’ Water Bounced From New Nets ArenaDasani it is!
  4. Hitting the Streets
    Taste Test: Comparing Brooklyn Water to ‘Brooklynized’ WaterWe hit the streets to see if the borough’s residents could tell the difference between bottled “Brooklynized” water and the real deal.
  5. Bloomberg Promises 2,000 Jobs at the Barclays Center, Sort OfA press conference gets testy.
  6. atlantic yards
    Appellate Court Rebukes State Agency for Backing Atlantic YardsA ten-year estimated build time was “arbitrary and capricious.”
  7. Yonkers Politicians Guilty of Corruption Over Forest City Ratner ProjectThe “sugar daddy defense” fails.
  8. At Yonkers Corruption Trial, the ‘Sugar Daddy’ DefenseLeading on an admirer is not a crime.
  9. Marketing Gimmicks
    Brooklyn Arena Will Sell ‘Brooklynized’ Water, Formulated (andDespite its name, the Original Brooklyn Water Bottling Company is actually based in Boca Raton.
  10. Yonkers Corruption Trial Puts Forest City Ratner in the SpotlightA lunchtime meeting leads to a juicy trial.