AFROPUNK 2014: D'Angelo Casts A Spell Over Brooklyn
Over the weekend, Brooklyn was treated to a host of events. From Spike Lee's Michael Jackson tribute Bed-Stuy's Restoration Plaza to celebrating the 10th anniversary of AFROPUNK , there was no shortage of history making going on in Kings County.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Atlantic Yards Report
Bruce Ratner again gives to AG Schneiderman campaign and Kings County Democrats
From the latest round of campaign finance filings , we learn that Atlantic Yards developer Bruce Ratner contributed $5,000 in July--as did his wife, Dr. Pamela Lipkin--to the re-election campaign for Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, Those $5,000 sums are larger than most of Schneiderman's many recent contributions, but smaller than dozens of ... (more)
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Brooklyn Paper
Branding Brooklyn: Brooklyn Made: The mark of greatness
Charmed: Chrisie Canny's company FurtuneKeeper makes key chains, necklaces, and other charms that have a picture one side and a place to put your own inpsiring message on the other.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Most Recent Comment
I taught this kid in second grade -- he was a really good, sweet kid. Breaks my heart, glad he is stable at Kings county.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The Real Deal
A Barclays Center DNC could produce windfall for the city
If the Democratic National Convention were held in Brooklyn's Barclays Center, it would likely produce a windfall for the city's economy, according to Crains.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Families Scammed by 'Bogus' Sunset Park School Get Their Money Back
Victims scammed by a Brooklyn couple who claimed to teach English through "missionary-type schools" will get their money back, officials announced Monday.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Pat Shingleton: "Michael Arrives..."
Events on this date include Tropical Storm Bret, in 1993, hitting Venezuela with 100 casualties.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The Brooklyn Paper
Roughing it: If the big industrial lot near New Jersey does not pan out, there is a lot of space elsewhere on Staten Island where Brooklyn Brewery could set up shop.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Kings County Saloon - now open in Bushwick
If you miss Bushwick's short-lived 1 Knickerbocker or the former staple Kings County Bar, they're BOTH back.