Arts and Entertainment

Prospect Park Zoo debuts wreathed hornbill exhibit

Wreathed hornbills (Rhyticeros undulates) have been on exhibit seasonally at WCS’s (Wildlife Conservation Society) Prospect Park Zoo since 2014, but recent renovations to the Rotunda Gallery in the zoo’s Animal Lifestyles building included the creation … Full Article

Bitingly funny 'Skin of Our Teeth' at Theatre for a New Audience's Polonsky Shakespeare Center

That's a dinosaur in the Antrobus family's living room, with a woolly mammoth by its side. … Full Article

Heights and Hills and BloomAgainBklyn to host event at Heights Casino

On March 9, Heights and Hills and BloomAgainBklyn will team up to host an "An Evening of Flowers and Giving" at The Heights Casino.  The event features two of the city's leading floral designers from Opalia Flowers and FlowerSchool New York — Phoebe Crary and Meghan Riley.  … Full Article

The Brooklyn Bridge is a tourist magnet even in February cold

It's irresistible.

Even when temps are in the 30s and the wind whips wildly over the East River, the Brooklyn Bridge draws crowds of visitors. … Full Article

BRIC receives 19 New York Emmy Award nominations

Since its inception last year, award-winning cable TV and digital network BRIC TV has strived to publicize and expose the lesser-known issues affecting Brooklyn. … Full Article

Travolta makes triumphant return to Brooklyn

John Travolta, who skyrocketed to superstardom 40 years ago playing Bay Ridge disco dancer Tony Manero in “Saturday Night Fever,” has returned to Brooklyn to film scenes from his latest movie. … Full Article

Brooklyn tradition turns 70, SING celebrates a milestone year

One of Brooklyn’s most enduring educational and cultural traditions has just reached its 70th anniversary. … Full Article

New video art installation premiers on the Manhattan Bridge in DUMBO

On Thursday, March 2, the Manhattan Bridge will become a unique setting to witness some of the largest outdoor video art installations in New York City. … Full Article

Faces Behind The Food: Places & Faces Downtown And Brownstone Environs

There is a wide assortment of people and talents behind the renaissance in food and drink in Brooklyn. Our new column, Faces Behind the Food, will begin an ongoing, light-hearted look into what makes the Brooklyn Food & Drink scene tick and click.  … Full Article


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