The Brooklyn Women’s Exchange, a volunteer-run crafts shop with 160 years of history has become a haven for artisans in Brooklyn Heights.
Greenpoint’s Meserole Theater has undergone several transitions since its days showing movies. Now, some think its time to return the building to its former glory.
Since Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico on Sept. 20 and two earthquakes struck different cities in Mexico that same month, two local Brooklyn institutions have opened their doors to organize relief efforts. And while each institution has sought to collect and distribute supplies to natural disaster victims, only one has demonstrated the qualities of a […]
“Is this the best town hall ever?!” yelled Anya Sapozhnikova, the founder of House of Yes, at a packed house in Bushwick’s Market Hotel last night. The crowd cheered, clapped and stamped their feet. Around 400 people had gathered to hear a motley crew of New York’s creatives and council members discuss the future of […]
Dom Gervasi’s Made in Brooklyn tour—of small businesses that make things—is expanding its range
Park Slope’s First Annual Comedy Festival gets underway, with six nights of jokes
Locals say every beach community in the city has a ferry stop except for their island, and they want to know why
Ever want a drink with Macbeth? A Brooklyn Shakespeare fest brings the playwright’s words to a barstool near you
Community members came together with police to remember those affected by domestic violence.
The hero in a Bushwick homicide investigation? A member of the NYPD K9 Unit. So we wanted to know how these dogs get their training