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 […]
While many of the best-known streets in nabes like Park Slope, Carroll Gardens, Boerum Hill, Cobble Hill and Brooklyn Heights -- the heart of brownstone Brooklyn -- often bear innocuous titles, some were named (or renamed) for lesser-known politicians of the past or to avoid associations with infamous murders. In… Read More > The post […]
This three-bedroom duplex is bright, spacious, attractive and not outrageously priced. At 39 Hampton Place in Crown Heights, it's got a distinctive address -- within one of the Kinko houses in the Crown Heights North III Historic District. The Kinko houses were innovative two-family row houses built between 1905 and 1913,… Read More > The […]
In her work as a contributing editor for Elle Decor and a freelancer for Architectural Digest, Boerum Hill resident Kathleen Hackett, author of Brooklyn Interiors, would frequently come across Brooklyn homes with what she calls a "freestyle, maverick aesthetic." "I was seeing so many houses of friends and friends of friends… Read More > The […]
A lottery has opened for another East New York affordable housing development -- the second in the neighborhood this summer alone -- which will bring 191 newly constructed, affordable units to the area. The six-building Stanley Commons complex is located at 656 Stanley Avenue, 869 and 879 Van Siclen Avenue, 910… Read More > The […]