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 […]
Brownstoner takes on Brooklyn history in Nabe Names, a series of briefs on the origins and surprising stories of neighborhood nomenclature. East New York's low-lying blocks of row houses and semi-detached homes give it a more spacious, residential quality than some of Brooklyn's more built-up neighborhoods. The area includes the sprawling… Read More > The […]
A Brownstoner reader who's renting out a Clinton Hill brownstone is debating whether to use sod or artificial grass for the home's back yard. Which will work better? Can he count on tenants to take care of real grass? Share your thoughts below. [forumTopic id="general-discussion:brownstone-garden-grass-ar"] Related Stories Get Advice on Home Renovation and All… Read […]
In the News Nathan's Century of Coney Island Hot Dog History [NYDN] Activists, Wine-Lovers Clash Outside Industry City Event [BK Paper] Touring 1 John Street, Dumbo’s Waterfront Condo With Lovely Views [Curbed] Red Hook Residents Ask If Streetcar Could Be "Ruined in a Flood" [Gothamist] 1877 Ad for Brooklyn Furniture Company Ignites ASCII Art Mystery [Atlantic] Fort […]
This Park Slope limestone, on a park block at 521 9th Street, offers some design features that reflect a quirky, playful sensibility. It's also got a sauna in the finished basement, a notable feature for fans of a good steam bath. The three-story house is set up as a one-family, with as… Read More > The […]