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200 Volunteers Clean Up Trash-Ridden Bensonhurst Streets

On Saturday, more than 200 young volunteers worked to clean up Bensonhurst. The clean-up event on Saturday, June 17, was a part of the bigger...

Bay Cleanup Crew Tied To Alleged ‘Cult’ Based In South Korea

It's not everyday we get visited by a group whose founder is considered to be a deity. That's what happened Sunday when volunteers from the...

Bayfest 2016 Organizers Looking For Volunteers & Sponsors

Do you like party planning? Would you like to celebrate your community? The organizers of Bayfest, the neighborhood's waterfront block party that kicks off...

A Mix Of Hearty Greens And Math At The PS 295...

The Farmers Market at PS 295 (330 18th between 6th and 7th Avenues) is in full swing again, offering delicious seasonal produce. The apples,...

Register Now To Volunteer For The New York City Marathon

If you want to be part of the world's biggest marathon but don't feel like running 26.2 miles, you can still be a part...

Green-Wood’s Visitor Welcome Area Is Reopen & Looking For Volunteers

One of the first things that greets visitors at the 5th Avenue entrance to Green-Wood Cemetery is its gothic archway — and now, once...

Kohl’s Is Giving Away $400k In Scholarships For Kids Making A...

Love shopping at Kohl's? Well, Kohl's loves you too, and now the department store is giving back. Kohl’s has announced it will award nearly $400,000 in...

Looking To Volunteer? Local Nonprofit CAMBA Needs Extra Hands At Homeless...

If you'd like to help out a neighborhood organization that does amazing work, from running a food pantry that provides meals to thousands of neighbors...

Tell Us About The People & Places That Make You Love...

After the armed robberies at Ox Cart Tavern, Mimi's Hummus, and a Church Avenue deli, the fire at 773 Lounge, and the home invasion on...

Garden A Symbol Of Resiliency In Sandy-Hit Bath Beach

In the months after Superstorm Sandy swept through Southern Brooklyn, including Bath Beach, there was help for people and pets, buildings and businesses. But one...

A Community Garden Grows In Bath Beach, But It Needs Your...

A new community garden is coming to the neighborhood with a special focus on flood resilient vegetation, but before its grand opening celebration next...

Needy Seniors Receive Kosher Care Packages From Be Proud Foundation Ahead...

Seniors, Holocaust survivors and needy locals were treated to baskets overflowing with kosher foodstuffs ahead of Rosh Hashanah as the Be Proud Foundation completed its...

East 4th Street Community Garden Fall Flea Market To Offer Fabulous...

The East Fourth Street Community Garden is holding its annual fall flea market fundraising event on Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28. On Saturday, the...

Sunday: Make Sheepshead Bay Road Cleaner During Deutsch Community Clean-Up

By now, we all know the area has a garbage problem. But it's time to stop griping and start pitching in to make the community...

Bath Beach Boxing Coach Willie Vargas Honored

Councilman Vincent Gentile honored Bath Beach boxing coach Willie Vargas last week, presenting him with a Presidential Volunteer Service Award and a Gold Lifetime...