Get news about Fort Greene and Clinton Hill in our daily roundup, including the Brooklyn Academy of Music's summer slate of youth-oriented programs and the third annual Art of Brooklyn Film Festival coming to St. Joseph's College in Clinton Hill.
In today's daily post, you'll find news on the spring opening of the Fort Greene Artisan Market, a Pratt Institute student artwork display at a Gagosian Gallery in Manhattan and a new recording studio in the nabe.
In this crime report, locals told police that their belongings were stolen from cars and trucks, their homes were burglarized and their bank accounts were used in unauthorized ways. Also, disputes between significant others resulted in violence and robberies last week. The trend of robberies on the B38 bus continued last week, with another incident […]
We wrote about the condo conversion of 83 Halsey Street back in 2008. At the time, this third-floor unit was priced at $425,000. Six years, however, is an eternity in the life of a rapidly gentrifying neighborhood so it should come as no surprise that the 745-square-foot pad is now asking $700,000. This apartment is […]
We love these whole houses for rent in Ditmas Park, and this seven-bedroom, 3.5-bath gambrel-roofed shingle has a modern renovation with a few original details. There are parquet floors, pocket doors, leaded glass windows and decorative mantels, according to the listing. The kitchen is newly renovated with stainless steel appliances and a dishwasher, and the finished basement […]
Ramiro Davaro-Comas of Truco Studios Fillmore Real Estate presents #BKOriginal, a series about businesses and personalities that capture the true spirit of Brooklyn. Showcase your #BKOriginal photos for a chance to win prizes at BKOriginal.com. Artist Ramiro Davaro-Comas has lived and worked in cities over the world, from Western Europe to South America. He’s only called Brooklyn […]
A four-story, eight-unit building at 672 Halsey Street in Bed Stuy has topped out. Next door at No. 670 a similar building — four stories with seven units — is planned but construction has not yet started. Click through to see the rendering. Next door to that at 672, an application has been filed for […]
“Professor” Mac Levy, born Max Levy, of Brooklyn, was a self-made man, and one of America’s first fitness entrepreneurs. At the turn of the 20th century, he had made quite a name for himself in New York City and Long Island, and was building his fitness empire, ready to expand to wherever the market led […]