Divine Mercy Parish Welcomes Longtime North Brooklynite as New Pastor

This past weekend the Divine Mercy Parish of Williamsburg, the amalgam of St. Nicholas Church on Olive Street, St. Francis...


Brooklyn Expo Center Welcomes Mega Pet Adoption Event

Over 800 cats and dogs will be up for adoption this weekend at the Brooklyn Expo Center on Franklin Street...


North Brooklyn Baptist Church Celebrates One Year in Greenpoint

In October, North Brooklyn Baptist Church celebrated one year in Greenpoint.

But it wasn’t smooth sailing, as the church’s first service...


Police Blotter: 94th Precinct

Attempted Car Jacking

A 45-year-old man was attacked on the night of December 1 at the intersection of Calyer Street and...


Williamsburg’s “Mayor” Abeyta Passes Away in Tragic Motorcycle Accident

Beloved, long-term North Brooklyn resident and business owner Ray Abeyta died in the early hours of Monday after an accident...


The Reuben’s Now a Pizza at This Greenpoint Joint

It’s been a New York staple for decades, but now thanks to the culinary genius of one Greenpoint chef, the...


Hosh Yoga Expands to Serve the Over 60 Set

Why should the kids have all the fun? Seniors can join in on the action too!

After their successful foray into...


Good Eggs Expands Into 20,000 Square Foot North Brooklyn Space

Just a year after setting up shop, farmers’ market meets online grocery, Good Eggs, is moving into a new 20,000...


Prestigious Design Show Heads North to Greenpoint

The Brooklyn Expo Center is quickly establishing itself as one of the top event destinations in the borough.

In the summer...


The Greenpoint Monitor Museum Honors Students at its 2013/14 Road Show Awards

Last month, dozens of North Brooklyn students were honored as part of the Greenpoint Monitor Museum Road Show Awards.

Students from...


Squadron Calls on State to Implement Universal NFP

North Brooklyn’s State Senator, Daniel Squadron, is calling on the State to implement a program to create a partnership between...


La Nueva Esperanza Commemorates World AIDS Day

Dozens crowded the community room at La Nueva Esperanza on Johnson Avenue in East Williamsburg Monday night to commemorate World...


Back & Bigger Than Ever! A Supercharged Big Brooklyn Holiday Toy Drive Kicks Off Dec. 1

The curtain rises for one of North Brooklyn’s returning toy drives this Monday, with organizers hoping for record results by...


Greenpoint Lions’ Holiday Toys for Tots Comes Roaring Back for 24th Year

For 23 years, the Greenpoint Lions Club has collected and distributed toys (along with coats, eyeglasses and other essentials) to...


Southside AIDS Advocate Recognized with National Women’s Award

Longtime advocate for the prevention of HIV and drug use, Annette Roque, has been named winner of the inaugural...


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