North Brooklyn May Lead Charge on Solving City’s Trash Crisis

North Brooklyn is on route to pioneer a solution to at least one of New York City’s trash problems.

And Waste...


Memories Etched On Wood: The Newest Medium for Photography

Williamsburg is focusing its innovative lens on a new art form – printing pictures on wood.

Your memories no longer need...


40-Mile Bike Tour Showcases Green Brooklyn

Close to one thousand people will mount their bikes on July 27 to make the 40-mile journey between the Newtown...


Lyft Courts Community Support After Legal Letdown

Following a Manhattan Supreme Court judge’s decision forcing Lyft to comply with heightened operating criteria or face a potential...

Rolyne Joseph

All Hype and Little Strife for Starbuck’s First Williamsburg Outpost

The chain store influx into North Brooklyn continued this week with the opening of Starbucks, on Union Avenue, on Monday,...


AddressReport Knows What’s Lurking Beneath Your Home

Think you’ve found your dream apartment? Better get an AddressReport to make sure.

Popular New York City apartment search engine Rentenna...


Local Confidence in Kosciuszko Crew Shaky at Community Forum

A presentation of the Kosciuszko Bridge reconstruction project was met with strong disapproval at a public forum organized by the...

Courtesy Stefano Giovannini

Fight for Swinging Sixties/ Small World Lands at City Hall

On Tuesday, July 15th, Williamsburg toddlers, seniors, and elected officials took to the steps of City Hall hoping to preserve...

rtesy Christopher Logan, GLOBE member

Healthcare Needs Highlight 2014 Bushwick Pride

Brooklyn Pride Week didn’t make a stop in North Brooklyn this year, but an LGBTQ tradition in Bushwick continued...

Courtesy Jen Galatioto

Greenpoint Open Studios Makes a Grand Return

Greenpoint Open Studios is returning to the neighborhood after a two-year absence, with more than 100 local artists expected to...


The New Healthiest Ice Cream in Town

To most North Indians, drinking Lassi is second nature, but in North Brooklyn, the cooling, yogurt-based drink is making a...


At Greenpoint Y Day Camp, Literacy Awareness Soars with Delta Program

Thanks to Delta Air Lines, summer reading has taken on a whole new meaning. As part of the Greenpoint Y’s...

Courtesy Dana Rachlin

Local Business Owners Discover Their Inner Balance

It’s not all work and no play for business owners in Greenpoint.

The Greenpoint Chamber of Commerce organized its first ever...


Teens Begin a Summer Of Environmental Stewardship Learning About Greenpoint

The Greenpoint YMCA ExxonMobil SYSTEM program began its fifth summer of engaging New York City high school students...


Gentrification Seen Through the Pages of a Comic

Greenpoint has now taken on a comic avatar.

Thanks to the creative genius of actor, writer, singer, and illustrator, Tony Wolf,...


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