The 23rd annual Brooklyn Pride Week kicks off Monday, June 3, offering six days of events celebrating Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Pride in Brooklyn that culminate with Pride Day on Saturday, June 8. Via brooklynpride.org2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, and this year’s
Photo provided by Dumbo.isJuneINDUSTRY CITY SUMMER SERIES at Courtyard 1-2, June 5 through Sept. 28 [Various prices]: This year’s summer series features an expanded schedule with more than 35 concerts and dance parties. Audiences will discover a diverse line-up featuring genres spanning rock, soul, electronic, jazz, world and
PARK SLOPE – The NYC Department of Design and Construction (DDC) has posted flyers announcing an interruption in water service on the 5th Avenue block between Prospect and Park Place this Wednesday, June 27 (weather permitting). Photo via Park Slope Fifth Avenue BIDThe notice states that the water is scheduled to
PARK SLOPE – Thousands of spectators waving rainbow flags packed Fifth Avenue between Lincoln Place and 9th Street Saturday evening for the 22nd annual Brooklyn Twilight Pride Parade. Brooklyn Pride Parade 2018 (Photo: Pamela Wong/BKLYNER)Grand Marshals representing Drag Queen Story Hour at the Brooklyn Pride Parade 2018 (Photo: Pamela
June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Pride Month and there are lots of ways to celebrate in Brooklyn. On Monday, June 4, Brooklyn Borough President and Brooklyn Pride are hosting a LGBTQ Pride Celebration at Brooklyn Borough Hall (209 Joralemon Street) starting at 6pm. The event will honor
PARK SLOPE – The Staten Island woman who drove through a red light, killing two children in Park Slope back in March, has finally been arrested. Dorothy Bruns was arrested Thursday morning and indicted for manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, and assault charges in the March 5th incident, the Daily News reports.
PARK SLOPE – Last week it was reported that improperly filed paperwork reporting a September hit-and-run incident involving Dorothy Bruns, the driver who killed two children in Park Slope earlier this month, allowed the motorist to stay on the road and continue driving. Scene following the crash at 9th Street &
Scene following the crash at 9th Street & 5th Avenue (Photo courtesy of Lloyd Mitchell)PARK SLOPE – Following Monday’s fatal crash that left two children dead and a pregnant mother in critical condition, Park Slope residents are expressing their frustrations with the city’s failure to fix the dangerous
Sirens Women’s Motorcycle Club, one of the 21st Annual Brooklyn Pride Parade’s Grand MarshalsSirens Women’s Motorcycle Club, one of the 21st Annual Brooklyn Pride Parade’s Grand Marshals21st Annual Brooklyn Pride Parade, Photo by Nathan Haselby21st Annual Brooklyn Pride Parade, Grand Marshal Ron BBrooklyn Pride Parade, Grand
Come rain or shine, the Fabulous Fifth Avenue Fair is happening this Sunday, May 21, on Fifth between Sterling Place and 12th Street from 10am to 6pm. Hosted by the Park Slope 5th Avenue Business Improvement District, this popular annual street fair will feature lots of music and dance performances,
Photo by BKLYNERThe Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) released its Winter 2017 Brooklyn Retail Report yesterday, revealing that the average asking rents for available ground floor retail spaces have increased in seven of the fifteen Brooklyn retail corridors analyzed. The average asking rents for prime retail spaces remained
Park Slope 5th Avenue BID Meeting at Pinot’s PaletteThe Park Slope 5th Avenue Business Improvement District held its first meeting of the year yesterday morning at Pinot’s Palette (382 Fifth Avenue between 5th and 6th Streets). Among the usual order of business, Mark Caserta, BID’s Executive Director,
Police have released the identity of the victim who was struck and killed Sunday morning in a hit-and-run incident. 41-year-old Bahtiyor Khamdamov was pronounced dead after EMS brought him to Methodist Hospital. Police had arrived at the scene to discover him unconscious and unresponsive with severe trauma to the body.