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Monday, August 19, 2019

Night Out Against Crime

Last night the weather was perfect for a night of celebrating community all the good people that keep it safe. There were speeches, prayers, music, performances, laughter and a chance to say "Hi" and...

How Long To Clean Up A Garbage-Infested Alleyway?

DITMAS PARK - Garbage, mice, and horrible smells took over a small alleyway between two buildings on Marlborough Road about a year and a half ago. After unsuccessfully trying to resolve the situation without...

How To Save Everyone: Doc who Saved Hundreds After Las Vegas Mass Shooting Trains...

FLATBUSH — On the night of the mass shooting at the Las Vegas Harvest Festival in Las Vegas that killed 58 people and wounded several hundred, Dr. Kevin Menes was on duty at nearby Sunrise...

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...

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,...

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...
Sushi by Bou at 1811 Emmons Avenue (Photo: Liena Zagare/Bklyner)

Sushi by Bou Opens On Emmons Avenue Thursday

SHEEPSHEAD BAY — Sushi by Bou is bringing it's rapid-fire take on sushi to one of  Brooklyn's waterfronts today. Located at 1811 Emmons Avenue, the rapidly-expanding omakase spot, Sushi by Bou, is destined to be...

Bishop Kearney HS Is Closing: A loss to Catholic education

BENSONHURST - Bishop Kearney High School, an all girls Catholic school on Bay Parkway in Mapleton will close its doors on August 31, leaving many young women wondering where to continue their education. Many of...

Industry City Spotlight: ARV Sweets and Hana Kitchens

Over the past six years, Industry City has become a dynamic environment for new and established businesses to thrive in South Brooklyn. Together, the more than 500 companies that now call the property home...

From Sunrise To Sunset – Antonio M. Rosario’s Kensington

KENSINGTON - Antonio M. Rosario is a man of routines. Every morning he wakes up at 6:00 am and captures the sun rising above Brooklyn outside his office window. From the top floor of...

Red Hook Pile Up – Cop Car Crash Trying To Stop Illegal Vehicle

RED HOOK - Two police officers were injured when they crashed their patrol car into three vehicles on Van Brunt Street in Red Hook Sunday evening after they tried to pull over a suspicious...

From A Night Of Broken Glass, To Restored Window And Renewed Faith

BUSHWICK - The Jewish community of the Chabad of Bushwick showed their resilience on the Sabbath Friday night, February 22, by lighting candles in the very window of the synagogue that was smashed by...

Ilhan Omar On Being Unapologetically Muslim

SUNSET PARK - America's first hijab-wearing Congresswoman Ilhan Omar was the keynote speaker at the first annual Yemeni American Merchants Association (YAMA) Gala on Saturday, February 2.  She spoke of not giving up, the Muslim Ban, and...

Coney Island’s 36th Annual Mermaid Parade [PHOTOS]

CONEY ISLAND - On a hot, sunny Saturday, crowds gathered along Surf Avenue in Coney Island to check out the 36th Annual Mermaid Parade, a "celebration of ancient mythology and honky-tonk rituals of the...

Pro-Palestine March Takes to the Streets in Bay Ridge

BAY RIDGE - As the killing of Palestinian protestors at the border with Israel dominated the headlines yesterday and the US government celebrated the move of the United States embassy from Tel Aviv to...
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