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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Are you a Freelancer? How are you at Record keeping?

SPONSORED: Record keeping is an important part of being a successful freelancer. Doing freelance worker has its rewards as well as its hassles. While being able to work at home or a co-working space away from...

Police Looking For This Man In Friday’s Racist Flatbush Attack

FLATBUSH - The New York City Police Department wants your help in identifying a white man in his 30's who attacked a middle aged woman last Friday, November 9, on her way out of...

Tenants Face Eviction Before the Holidays, Hope Mayor Intervenes

  UPDATE: Nov. 13, 2018 The Legal Aid Society secured a temporary stay for 60 residents -- formally placed in the city's "cluster" housing program -- who are facing eviction. Attorney Sunny Noh is seeking that...

Ballot Scanners Down Throughout Brooklyn

BROOKLYN - Voters were in a well-deserved tizzy this morning around 9:30 am when all of the scanners at one Crown Heights polling site went down. A long line of voters was instructed to drop their ballots...

Teenagers Arrested For Drawing Swastikas in Brooklyn Heights

BROOKLYN HEIGHTS - Two teenagers have been arrested and charged after drawing swastikas on residences in Brooklyn Heights last week, police confirmed. Jarrick Wiltshire, 18, and Daul Moultrie, 17, both turned themselves in and were...

GOTV! Please Vote Tomorrow!

Election time is here! The General Election will be held tomorrow, November 6. Doors will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. If you are registered and eligible to vote, please do! Find out...

Remembering the Malbone Wreck 100 Years Later

PROSPECT HEIGHTS—Lawmakers and transit officials gathered outside the Willink Plaza Entrance of Prospect Park Thursday to remember the worst subway accident in New York's history-  the Malbone Street wreck. The crash took place close to...

Brooklyn Podcasting Studio finds a New Home in Park Slope

SPONSORED: Sometimes the best businesses are the ones that never had any intention of being a business at all. T.J. Stone, the insanely talented comedic force of nature (Check Out his podcasts, they’re frighteningly brilliant) and...

Why A News-Paper?

KENSINGTON-DITMAS PARK-FLATBUSH -  We at Bklyner mostly think of ourselves as internet people, and we’ve been bringing you news about various Brooklyn neighborhoods for almost a decade, online. But we keep hearing from our readers and advertisers...

Pedestrians Win. Coney Island Avenue Intersection Gets A New Crossing.

DITMAS PARK - Decades after telling neighbors nothing could be done to make crossing Coney Island Avenue at Cortelyou Road safer, the Department of Transportation is adding another crosswalk and other traffic calming measures for...

Translation Services Left Out in the Cold Again

The city announced they’ll provide language interpreters at 86 polling sites throughout Brooklyn, but the translators will be left out in the cold again this year. Voters whose native language is Russian, Haitian Creole, Italian,...

Aviator Sports Has Your Winter Covered With An Unlimited Monthly Skating Pass

Ice skating has been a winter pastime in New York City since 1858 when the first dedicated rink opened on a lake near 72nd Street in Manhattan. Its popularity has only grown since then. Well,...

DPH Offers A Helping Hand To Keep Cortelyou Road Clean

DITMAS PARK - The busy commercial stretch of Cortelyou road has been the cause for many a Facebook post lamenting the sorry state of affairs - overgrown tree pits, litter everywhere, ... Merchants were accused...

Notorious Adult Home To Become A Homeless Shelter

DITMAS PARK - The grim red-brick Park Manor Home For Adults was a house of horrors before the New York State Department of Health finally forced it to close its doors in March of...

Help Us Provide 500 Meals For 500 Families This Thanksgiving!

FLATBUSH/DITMAS PARK - This is the 6th year we are asking our readers to donate to CAMBA to fund holiday meals for 500 families that rely on the non-profit's food pantry on Church Avenue. What...
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