Thanks for showing interest in writing for Bklyner. We're always looking for stories about Brooklyn and our neighbors here.


If you have a tip, story idea, or want to send us a press release, email us directly at

If you’re writing in with a tip, please be as specific as possible and include all the information you have. If you’ve got a photo or video related to it, you can attach it to the email.


Love your neighborhood and a desire to express it? Looking to build up a portfolio of writing? We’d love to provide a regular forum for your work, and are open to your pitches.

Send an email pitching what you’d like to do and why you’d like to do it, and please include some writing samples, to We pay for the work we publish.

Letters to the editor/opinion pieces

We welcome letters to the editor on any subject. We will consider them for publishing as long as there is a clear Brooklyn connection, the topic is timely, and they are not overly lengthy.  

Please send your submission to

Business openings

If you are opening a business in Brooklyn, we’d like to know and give you a shout-out in one of our openings roundups which we try to do monthly for as many neighborhoods as we can.

Please email details including contact to with a subject line: "FOR NEW BUSINESS ROUNDUP".

Subscribe to Bklyner!

We're a small newsroom and rely largely on the support of our members. If you think local news is worth paying for, you can become a member here.