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St. Ann’s Warehouse wins ‘Excellence in Institutional Development’ award from Urban Land Institute NY

The Urban Land Institute (ULI) New York on Friday announced the winners of its inaugural Awards for Excellence in Development, a new competition that is raising the bar for New York’s real estate industry. St. … Full Article

Groundbreaking plays by African-American women featured in Bed-Stuy readings

Plays by five emerging African-American women playwrights are in the spotlight in New Brooklyn Theatre’s innovative spring reading series, The Second Century. … Full Article

Theatre for a New Audience extends its run of Shakespeare's 'Pericles'

Three cheers for Trevor Nunn! The production of “Pericles” that the famed Shakespearean is directing at Theatre for a New Audience's Polonsky Shakespeare Center is getting an extended run. … Full Article

Good Day Sunshine in Brooklyn Bridge Park

Spring has sprung. Early. It is singing its siren's song in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Did anybody remember to bring sunscreen? … Full Article

Storefront Art Walk judges select artists for Bay Ridge exhibition

The Seventh Annual Storefront Art Walk in Bay Ridge will feature the talents of a variety of artists who will display their works in the front windows of Fifth Avenue shops this spring to give viewers an interactive artistic experience. … Full Article

PHOTOS: Classic cars in Havana, Cuba

Walking on the streets of Havana, Cuba, is like walking into a time-warp back to the 1940s and ‘50s. … Full Article

Greenpoint woman is aide to St. Patrick grand marshal

A lifelong resident of Greenpoint who is active in the Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians (LAOH) and the Catholic charitable group the Saint Vincent de Paul Society has been tapped to serve as the Brooklyn aide to the grand marshal of the New York St. … Full Article

Want farmland or garden space in the city? Look up

Looking out across an urban or even some suburban skylines, most people see an expanse of rooftops. … Full Article

Director Trevor Nunn delivers a captivating 'Pericles' at Polonsky Shakespeare Center

Trevor Nunn is a man on a mission — and he's sharing it with Brooklyn. The famed Shakespearean wants to direct all 37 of the Bard's plays before he retires. “Pericles” is play number 35 for him. … Full Article

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