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Sunday, June 16, 2019

Brooklyn Bombshells Lose To Bronx Gridlock In A Tough Roller Derby Match

The Brooklyn Bombshells are not your stereotypical women. They are tough roller derby skaters who have built themselves into a rough and tumble team, empowering women with that Brooklyn swagger that says, “don’t mess...

Imagining Life Inside The New Rentals In Brooklyn – Conversation With Interior Designer...

FORT GREENE - When one thinks rental in Brooklyn, one rarely thinks of getting to rent at a building that offers amenities akin to luxury hotels. However, that seems to be the trend for...

BKLYN Fashion Academy Class of 2019 Shines at Runway Show

PROSPECT PARK - The BKLYN Fashion Academy (BFA) held its second runway show in the Grand Lobby of the Brooklyn Public Library on Friday. BFA designers showcased their Fall/Winter mini-capsule collections, interpreting the history and...

Rejuvenate Yourself This Spring with 20% Off at Local Businesses

Kick the winter blues and embrace the spring with Cinch, the app that connects you to local businesses for new experiences and exclusive deals. We’ve got some amazing spots in Williamsburg and Park Slope to...

Springtime on Fifth: Shopping Edition

The spring wardrobe, the most delicate of seasonal wardrobes to put together. With the often unpredictable and uncooperative winter season still lingering on, some might have reservations about when, where, and what clothing to...

Use Shapr to Make The Right Connections

There’s likely one person in every subway car who can intro you to a new job opportunity, connect you to the perfect freelance gig or make a great addition to your team. But let’s...

Ask A Native New Yorker: Am I A Terrible Gentrifier?

Jake Dobkin of Gothamist has a book of advice out (read our interview here) and offered to share his thoughts on the topic that has been driving Brooklyn residents mad over at least the...

Industry City Maker Spotlight: Rich Brilliant Willing

SPONSORED:  “We believe in the power of light to create atmosphere, that light has a profound influence on shaping the way we feel.” That’s how Theo Richardson describes the guiding principle behind the work of...

State Lawmakers Can Help You Say ‘I Do’

BROOKLYN — Looking for someone to officiate your wedding? Consider your local state lawmaker. New York State Gov. Cuomo signed legislation to allow state legislatures the authority to officiate weddings. And they have to do it...

BPL Hosts The People’s Ball, A Celebration Of Personal Style And Expression

PROSPECT HEIGHTS - Tis the season for holiday parties and dressing up in festive attire, and the Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) is hosting a free bash "celebrating imagination, style and freedom, with a touch of...

Socceroof Opens 10 Fields In Sunset Park

SUNSET PARK – Socceroof threw its grand opening party in Sunset Park Thursday night. The brand new facilities feature 10 fields, a bar and a rooftop view of the Statue of Liberty and the Manhattan...

A Weed Session Comes to Brooklyn: Everyone Says “Aye”

DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN - More than 300 people filed into Long Island University’s Kumble Theater Tuesday evening to weigh in on the legalization of recreational marijuana throughout New York State. The forum is part of a...

Fall Shopping: Madewell Launches Men’s Line In Williamsburg, Joybird Lands At City Point &...

WILLIAMSBURG/DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN - J. Crew's casual, denim-focused brand, Madewell, launches its first ever menswear collection online today and will preview the line at a pop-up shop in Williamsburg this weekend. From Friday, September 14 through...

The Perfect Fall Weekend for Runners

Daydreaming about fall and perfect running weather? Register for 2018’s BEST fall half marathon: the NYCRUNS Brooklyn Marathon and Half Marathon on October 20. Changing fall leaves, crisp air, and a perfect Brooklyn course will...

Just Energy BROOKLYN RUNS 5K Happens October 11, 2018 in Prospect Park

Lace up your sneakers, grab your co-workers and save the date! The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce will hold its first-ever corporate run on Thursday, October 11, 2018, at 5 p.m. in Prospect Park. The...