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The elegant brownstone stoops so beloved of contemporary city-dwellers allowed homeowners to “rise above a sea of manure.”Did Cars Rescue Our Cities From Horses? - Issue 108: Change|Brandon Keim|November 10, 2021|Nautilus
While they would later be viewed as authentic, contemporaries dismissed brownstones as modern and artificial.
Ronald Grullon, who was ultimately sentenced to probation on drug charges, had scaled the 9-foot gate outside a Manhattan brownstone as he ran from police.
A professor from City College, a member of a small arts society called the Vanishing Literary Club, gives Etta a room in his brownstone on West 89th Street.Adrienne Kennedy’s new play, ‘Etta and Ella on the Upper West Side,’ is utterly unique|Peter Marks|January 14, 2021|Washington Post
Martin Amis asks as he greets me in the invitingly elegant hallway of his Brooklyn brownstone.Martin Amis Talks About Nazis, Novels, and Cute Babies|Ronald K. Fried|October 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My Parents bought their first home in 1968, a Brownstone in Fort Greene, where my Father still lives.Spike Lee Blasts The New York Times’ Story on Brooklyn Gentrification in Fiery Op-Ed|Marlow Stern|March 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We went to another house, a brownstone not too far from where I lived.
She then told another story about the same boyfriend—a guy living in a brownstone in Park Slope, Brooklyn.Lena Dunham’s Improv Night at the Upright Citizens Brigade|Marlow Stern|March 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Five months ago, Mercado was visiting a friend and left her chair outside a brownstone apartment.Wheelchair-bound Blogger Warms Fashion Week Hearts|Corbin Chamberlin|February 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Mr. Dennis' brownstone front was one of the fine old houses on West 23rd street that are fast making way for stores.
But try as he would, Jim could say nothing until they reached the old brownstone front.
This was the first home that Jim had had since he had left the brownstone front and he was very proud of it.
I crossed the pavement with her to the loutish brownstone front-stoop of the boarding house; there she turned to dismiss me.The Book of Susan|Lee Wilson Dodd
The unpretentious, brownstone-fronted home of Deputy Copeland was visited, late that night, by a woman.The Shadow|Arthur Stringer