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 […]
Owners of Chic Bushwick Pizzeria Roberta’s Locked in $5.4 Million Legal Battle [NY Post] Legendary Jazz Pianist Performs for Hundreds of P.S. 130 Students in Kensington [Kensington BK] Cyprus Avenue and Black Sheep Pub May Be Closed for Good [Here's Park Slope] “Thanks for the Amazing Memories”: Bocca Lupo Closes Its Doors in Cobble Hill [PMFA] Pile Driving in a Flood […]
The bouncing, zigzagging, and pricey pedestrian footbridge that links Brooklyn Heights with Brooklyn Bridge Park is set to reopen this spring, after closing in August for repairs, according to Brooklyn Paper. BBP expects to spend $700,000 repairing the two-year-old bridge, on top of the $4,100,000 it cost to construct. When the park closed the bridge last summer, […]
Brooklyn, one building at a time. Name: Former National Theatre, now supermarket Address: 720 Washington Avenue Cross Streets: Prospect and Park Places Neighborhood: Prospect Heights Year Built: 1921 Architectural Style: Unable to determine Architect: Charles Sandblom Other Buildings by Architect: Over 42 theaters mostly in Brooklyn, but also in Queens, the Bronx and Manhattan Landmarked: […]
The owners of Crown Heights coffee shop Little Zelda have revamped their cheese shop next door on Franklin Avenue, Wedge, into a bagel spot called Nagle’s Bagels. The employee behind the counter at 728 Franklin Avenue told us it opened about two weeks ago. They have a selection of bagels, flat bagels and schmears, and […]