OSA Calls for Volunteers to Lead North Brooklyn Parks Clean-Up

The Open Space Alliance for North Brooklyn (OSA) is expanding its volunteer opportunities in a big way.

Starting at next...


Maloney’s Mother’s Day Report Shows Women with Children Paid Less

As Mother’s Day approached, Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Ranking Democrat Carolyn Maloney released a report that found the economic...


Bushwick Open Studios Creators Mentor Local High Schoolers

Arts in Bushwick (AiB), the all-volunteer community arts organization, best known for putting together the glitzy Bushwick Open Studios event...


Hundreds ‘Bike the Branches’ in Support of Brooklyn’s Libraries

More than nine hundred cyclists took to the streets this past weekend to support their local libraries while taking part...


Brooklyn Night Bazaar Evicted in Favor of German Automobile Giant

Less than two years after moving into what was supposed to be its permanent space on Banker Street, the Brooklyn...


Student-Led PTAs to Become the Norm Following MS 577’s Success

Last Wednesday afternoon, at M.S. 577 on North 5th Street, parents and their children stood in lines outside classrooms on...


Around the World in a Day at PS 147

Parents and their kids took a brief global tour of the arts last week in Bushwick.

On Friday, May 8,...

Michael Cesarczyk

Celebrating Spring with Song at PS 84

With poise and skill beyond his years, second grader Jorge Alvarez Lizardo picked up a microphone and burst into song...


Maloney Joins March to End Gun Violence

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney joined the advocacy group Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America for their third annual Brooklyn...


A Banner Month for I.S. 318

Once again I.S. 318 are champs!

The Title I school won this year’s United States Chess Championship, held in Louisville, Kentucky....


Uber Rides for the Price of Subway Fare During Remainder of L Train Closure

Uber is sweetening its already existing $5 deal during the L train shutdown. Now all it will cost to ride...


NYCHA Wins Again, Meeker Avenue to Get Safer with PB Funds

NYCHA Housing and traffic safety issues scored big this year in the participatory budgeting process in Councilman Stephen Levin’s...

Amanda Cordero

Schools and Public Housing Also Score Big in District 34

Results for participatory budget funding in Councilman Antonio Reynoso’s district, which organized the process for the first time for its...

Jeff Mann

Federal Recognition for Greenpoint Monitor Museum

The Greenpoint Monitor Museum is inching towards further recognition and the possibility of its long awaited museum dedicated to celebrating...


Lace Up Your Sneakers for the Annual McCarren Park 5k Race

On May 30th, it’s time for the third annual McCarren 5k, a race organized by St. Nicks Alliance in partnership...


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