Brooklyn turning heads as up-and-coming borough

Brooklyn is hearing high praise from some national publications.Business Insider listed the borough at the top of its up-and-coming cities list in a recent edition.

BROOKLYN - Brooklyn is hearing high praise from some national publications.

Business Insider listed the borough at the top of its up-and-coming cities list in a recent edition. GQ Magazine says Brooklyn is the coolest place on the planet.

Residents and borough officials point to local art, job growth and tourist attractions as some of the reasons behind the new-found national attention.

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