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Three Brooklyn Foodie Events Coming Up

Whether you're looking to try something new, or just need to get out of your too-hot apartment, there's something for everyone in these events. Sample beer at DeKalb market hall, experience a...

Lander To Demand “Real F Express” Service At MTA Meeting On...

PARK SLOPE - Council Member Brad Lander has launched a petition demanding that the MTA provide commuters with a "real F Express train" instead of cutting service in some areas of his...

One Woman Sexually Abused, Two Forcibly Touched – Cops Looking For...

BAY RIDGE/BENSONHURST/SOUTH SLOPE - Earlier this month, one man sexually abused a sleeping woman inside a car. Another man grabbed a woman's butt and then ran. Another man pulled up a woman's...

Man’s Body Discovered in Gowanus Bay Wednesday Morning

SUNSET PARK - A second body has been recovered from the waters surrounding Brooklyn this week. At approximately 10:40am on Wednesday, July 17, the NYPD responded to a 911 call regarding an unconscious man...

Weekend Art Events: July 19-21 (Tiny Sketchbook Exhibit, Pearl Market, Coney...

Spend the summer evenings outdoors at one of the many events happening around Brooklyn this weekend. Catch a movie at Greene Garden or see a live performance at the Gowanus Dredgers Canoe...

As Heat Wave Approaches, de Blasio Tells New Yorkers How to...

BROOKLYN HEIGHTS—Mayor Bill de Blasio will stay in town this weekend for the upcoming heatwave, and on Wednesday he and other officials detailed how the city is going to respond to the...

31-Year-Old Dead After Motorcycle Collides With Car

CANARSIE - Last night ended in another biker death in a crash involving a motorcycle and a car. Roshaun Miller, 31, was riding a 2013 Yamaha motorcycle southbound on Rockaway Parkway on Tuesday,...

‘Can we speed that up?’: De Blasio, DOT Explain Slow Expansion...

BROOKLYN HEIGHTS—Citi Bikes are coming to more neighborhoods in Brooklyn, but it's going to take a while, city officials say. On Monday, reports emerged indicating that the Citi Bike program is expanding deeper...

Rep. Max Rose To Visit Southern Border Detention Facilities This Friday

BAY RIDGE - After neighbors and activists called on him to "close the camps" two weeks ago, Congressman Max Rose will be visiting the Southern border this Friday. According to his office, he...

Six Cocktails At Six Bars That Are Cheaper Than a Vacation

There’s something about the summer heat that just makes us want to drink a fun cocktail and pretend we’re somewhere that’s tropical and breezy, trading concrete for sand. These places all manage...

One Woman Sexually Abused, Two Forcibly Touched – Cops Looking For Three Men

BAY RIDGE/BENSONHURST/SOUTH SLOPE - Earlier this month, one man sexually abused a sleeping woman inside a car. Another man grabbed a woman's butt and then ran. Another man pulled up a woman's skirt. Cops...

31-Year-Old Dead After Motorcycle Collides With Car

CANARSIE - Last night ended in another biker death in a crash involving a motorcycle and a car. Roshaun Miller, 31, was riding a 2013 Yamaha motorcycle southbound on Rockaway Parkway on Tuesday, July 16...

Rep. Max Rose To Visit Southern Border Detention Facilities This Friday

BAY RIDGE - After neighbors and activists called on him to "close the camps" two weeks ago, Congressman Max Rose will be visiting the Southern border this Friday. According to his office, he will be...

Arab Americans Celebrate At The 13th Annual Bazaar

BAY RIDGE - The 13th Annual Arab American Bazaar to celebrate the Arab community in Brooklyn took place over the weekend and was a big success. “This event is an opportunity to celebrate the many...

Brooklyn’s Got Talent: The 10th Annual Coney Island Talent Show

CONEY ISLAND - Brooklynites of all ages will show off their creative gifts at the 10th Annual Coney Island Talent Show on Saturday, July 27. Sideshow magician Albert Cadabra will host the event on the...

Three Brooklyn Foodie Events Coming Up

Whether you're looking to try something new, or just need to get out of your too-hot apartment, there's something for everyone in these events. Sample beer at DeKalb market hall, experience a five-course tasting...

Six Cocktails At Six Bars That Are Cheaper Than a Vacation

There’s something about the summer heat that just makes us want to drink a fun cocktail and pretend we’re somewhere that’s tropical and breezy, trading concrete for sand. These places all manage to do...

NYC Restaurant Week: Antica Pesa

WILLIAMSBURG– It’s almost time again for New York City Restaurant Week. Reservations officially opened on Tuesday, July 9, and the event, several weeks long, takes place from July 22nd to August 16th featuring restaurants from...

Bushwick Food Coop Needs Help After Fire

BUSHWICK - A member of the Bushwick Food Coop walking by the space in the wee hours of the morning on July 3rd discovered the devastating fire - which is estimated to have started...

Brooklyn Crafted Wants To Bottle Your Brews

BUSHWICK- “Very few bottling lines exist now in Brooklyn, and many of them have super high minimums,” Marcia Hu says. “We really want to work with local businesses in Manhattan, Queens, the Bronx, and Brooklyn,...

One Woman Sexually Abused, Two Forcibly Touched – Cops Looking For Three Men

BAY RIDGE/BENSONHURST/SOUTH SLOPE - Earlier this month, one man sexually abused a sleeping woman inside a car. Another man grabbed a woman's butt and then ran. Another man pulled up a woman's skirt. Cops...

Man’s Body Discovered in Gowanus Bay Wednesday Morning

SUNSET PARK - A second body has been recovered from the waters surrounding Brooklyn this week. At approximately 10:40am on Wednesday, July 17, the NYPD responded to a 911 call regarding an unconscious man found in...

31-Year-Old Dead After Motorcycle Collides With Car

CANARSIE - Last night ended in another biker death in a crash involving a motorcycle and a car. Roshaun Miller, 31, was riding a 2013 Yamaha motorcycle southbound on Rockaway Parkway on Tuesday, July 16...

Bicycle Collision On 5th Ave Tuesday A Common Occurrence, Store Owner Says

PARK SLOPE - A bicyclist was hit by a truck on 5th Avenue Tuesday morning in Park Slope. The incident was caught on the surveillance camera at Milan Optique at 83 5th Avenue. At 7:44am...

Opinion: It Is Time For Criminal Charges For Traffic Violence

By Councilman Justin Brannan and Jane Martin-Lavaud We all know someone who has been impacted by traffic violence -- someone who has been killed or injured by a car or truck driver on a street...

Undesign The Redline: Exhibit Explores The History Of Redlining And Its Link To Inequalities...

GOWANUS - A traveling interactive exhibition examining the history and legacy of redlining will debut at the Old American Can Factory on Thursday, July 18. Undesign the Redline is an interactive exhibit and workshop that "explores...

Lander Leads Fundraising In 2021 Comptroller Run With $360,532

PARK SLOPE—Council Member Brad Lander, who is running for comptroller, brought in $360,532 over the last six months, out-raising all of the other candidates running for the citywide position. The latest campaign finance filings, submitted Monday,...

Cobble Hill Replaces DUMBO As Brooklyn’s Priciest Neighborhood

COBBLE HILL - Cobble Hill has usurped DUMBO as Brooklyn's priciest neighborhood, according to Property Shark's recently released report Priciest NYC Neighborhoods in Quarter 2 2019. Cobble Hill was the only Brooklyn neighborhood to make it...

Boerum Hill Residents Sue To Stop 80 Flatbush Upzoning

BOERUM HILL - After a mixed-use development including two towers received approval to rise on the border of Boerum Hill and Downtown Brooklyn, residents of the adjacent low-rise neighborhood are taking the developer and...

Affordable Housing Lottery Opens For 93 Units at Bedford Arms

CROWN HEIGHTS— New Yorkers looking for new below-market-rate apartments now have two months to apply for one in Crown Heights. On Monday, July 15, the affordable housing lottery officially opened for apartments in a new 93-unit...

Industry City Maker Spotlight: ATH Studios

SUNSET PARK - Nailing down exactly what ATH Studios does can be hard – even for founder Andrew Hunt. “We’re a weird mix of stuff. The senior members are all sculptors, builders, mold makers,...

Cybersecurity Has Over 300,000 Open Jobs — These Two Nonprofits Are Training Brooklynites To...

Do a search of the term “data breach” and you’ll get a sense of how vulnerable companies of all kinds are to attack. And with that vulnerability comes a need for cybersecurity experts, people...

Non-Profit Finds Home at BKLYN Commons

New York City makes up the largest market of co-working spaces in the US with Manhattan alone boasting 245 coworking spaces! And increasingly more startups and small nonprofits have started to see the larger...

AYSO Soccer Camp to the Rescue

Last minute change of plans? Need summer coverage for your K-8 children? Looking for a camp where your kids can be outside, have fun, and play soccer, while also being affordable? Welcome to BrooklynAYSO...

Industry City Spotlight: Brooklyn Oyster Dory

On a recent Saturday afternoon in mid-May, the corridor in Industry City’s Building 6 connecting 34th and 35th Streets was abuzz with activity. Fueled by a table full of homemade tamales, a group of...

Three Brooklyn Foodie Events Coming Up

Whether you're looking to try something new, or just need to get out of your too-hot apartment, there's something for everyone in these events. Sample beer at DeKalb market hall, experience a five-course tasting...

Weekend Art Events: July 19-21 (Tiny Sketchbook Exhibit, Pearl Market, Coney Island Music Fest...

Spend the summer evenings outdoors at one of the many events happening around Brooklyn this weekend. Catch a movie at Greene Garden or see a live performance at the Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club Boathouse....

Rep. Max Rose To Visit Southern Border Detention Facilities This Friday

BAY RIDGE - After neighbors and activists called on him to "close the camps" two weeks ago, Congressman Max Rose will be visiting the Southern border this Friday. According to his office, he will be...

Arab Americans Celebrate At The 13th Annual Bazaar

BAY RIDGE - The 13th Annual Arab American Bazaar to celebrate the Arab community in Brooklyn took place over the weekend and was a big success. “This event is an opportunity to celebrate the many...

Brooklyn’s Got Talent: The 10th Annual Coney Island Talent Show

CONEY ISLAND - Brooklynites of all ages will show off their creative gifts at the 10th Annual Coney Island Talent Show on Saturday, July 27. Sideshow magician Albert Cadabra will host the event on the...

‘Can we speed that up?’: De Blasio, DOT Explain Slow Expansion of Citi Bike...

BROOKLYN HEIGHTS—Citi Bikes are coming to more neighborhoods in Brooklyn, but it's going to take a while, city officials say. On Monday, reports emerged indicating that the Citi Bike program is expanding deeper into New...

Rep. Max Rose To Visit Southern Border Detention Facilities This Friday

BAY RIDGE - After neighbors and activists called on him to "close the camps" two weeks ago, Congressman Max Rose will be visiting the Southern border this Friday. According to his office, he will be...

BP Adams Raking in Cash Ahead of Mayoral Run

BED-STUY—Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams raised more than $500,000 for his 2021 mayoral run during the first half of the year, campaign finance disclosures filed Monday show. Adams' fundraising numbers place him first among...

Opinion: It Is Time For Criminal Charges For Traffic Violence

By Councilman Justin Brannan and Jane Martin-Lavaud We all know someone who has been impacted by traffic violence -- someone who has been killed or injured by a car or truck driver on a street...

Lander Leads Fundraising In 2021 Comptroller Run With $360,532

PARK SLOPE—Council Member Brad Lander, who is running for comptroller, brought in $360,532 over the last six months, out-raising all of the other candidates running for the citywide position. The latest campaign finance filings, submitted Monday,...
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