Onward and Upward from Infamy, Former Nightclub on Sale as $11 Million Artist Pad

The artist Matthew Day Jackson, who bought an industrial building on 259 Banker Street in Greenpoint five years ago, is...


Conviction in Fatal Crash that Left Couple, Infant Dead

A Brooklyn man was convicted of second-degree manslaughter, this week, in connection with a fatal 2013 car crash in...


New Franklin Street Store Protects and Promotes Local Wares

A new Franklin Street business has popped up to ensure that local artists stay rooted among the ever-expanding boutiques on...


New Home for Bushwick Community Darkroom

After years of leading a nomadic existence, one of Brooklyn’s only darkrooms is about to make a long-awaited move into...


Bringing Hands On Art to Public Education

North Brooklyn residents looking to give their kids a hands-on arts experience this summer should make their way to Dobbin...


Residents Hope Fire Will Spur Stronger Rallying Cry for Bushwick Inlet Park

With the CitiStorage fire under control, residents are planning a massive rallying effort to renew the call on the city...


In a Familiar Scene, Lawmakers Call for Trash Equity at City Hall Rally and Hearing

Here’s a tale of two cities that Mayor DeBlasio needs to address, say North Brooklyn advocates.

In a familiar scene, advocates...


McGolrick Farmers Market to Host Lutheran Church Benefit

In January 2014, the McGolrick Park Farmers Market, in an effort to serve the community year-round, took up a...


State of the art Pre-K Classrooms at PS 147 could be Model for District

PS 147 on Bushwick Avenue is leading the charge on early education with its newly created, state-of-the-art pre-K classrooms.

Principal Sandra...


Greenpoint’s Raul Fantauzzi Inducted into Handball Hall of Fame

A neighborhood icon is getting the long-awaited recognition he deserved.

Raul Fantauzzi, a former top-ranked handball player was inducted into the...


New Pastor for St. Anthony/St. Alphonsus Parish

Father Kavungal Davy was formally installed as Pastor of St. Anthony-St. Alphonsus Church, on Manhattan Avenue, in a ceremony during...


James Honored as the “People’s Advocate” by UJO

At a meeting with Williamsburg Community leaders at the United Jewish Organizations of Williamsburg and North Brooklyn, Public Advocate Letitia...


Take a Gastronomic Plunge at This Floating Bar

If riverside drinking and dining floats your boat, get prepared to take the plunge in Greenpoint – well, almost.

Greenpoint’s gastronomical...


Town Hall Meeting on CitiStorage Fire Leaves Much Unanswered

Just a few days after neighborhood activists circulated a petition asking the city to improve its emergency response mechanism, following...


Deadline for Entries Looms for BKLYN DESIGNS

In just two months, Brooklyn’s top designers will head to Greenpoint for the 12th Annual BKLYN DESIGNS. But,...


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