Brooklyn Heights

Legally blind mother of three to celebrate paperback release of memoir in Park Slope

Brooklyn author Nicole C. Kear’s memoir “Now I See You,” which focuses on Kear’s journey as a legally-blind mother of three, will be released in paperback July 14 — and the author will celebrate with an event at Community Bookstore (143 7th Ave. in Park Slope) at 7 p.m. … Full Article

Brooklyn Law School professor addresses religious freedom in wake of recent marriage equality decision

In Obergefell v. Hodges, marriage equality became the law everywhere in the United States. That decision had long been anticipated. … Full Article

OPINION: Brooklyn parent: Charter school helped my children

Like thousands of other Brooklyn parents this month, I find myself the mother of a proud high school graduate. … Full Article

Plans unveiled for Pier 6 residential buildings at Brooklyn Bridge Park

Brooklyn Bridge Park (BBP) on Tuesday announced plans for a joint venture of RAL Development Services (RAL) and Oliver’s Realty Group to develop two residential buildings at the Pier 6 uplands site. … Full Article

PHOTO: Brooklyn Heights prepares for July 4th fireworks

Brooklyn is getting ready for this weekend's July 4th fireworks display, once again on the East River. … Full Article

Ten new priests ordained for Diocese of Brooklyn

The Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, ordained ten men to the priesthood for the Diocese of Brooklyn last Saturday, June 27, at the Co-Cathedral of St. Joseph, in Prospect Heights. … Full Article

HeartShare to launch 7th Annual ArtShare Season at St. Francis College

“ArtShare for HeartShare” will launch its 7th Annual Season with an exhibit from July 1 through July 31 at St. Francis College in Brooklyn Heights.  … Full Article

New community arts space opens at historic Williamsburgh Library

The fully renovated second floor of the Williamsburgh Library will now offer affordable studio and rehearsal space to artists and a range of free arts programming in collaboration with local community organizations. … Full Article

Brooklyn Daily Eagle helps Aussie bring family tree to life

All Megan Scannell wanted to do was to put together a lovely scrapbook of pictures and stories to present to her Aunt Agnes for her 100th birthday. But she wound up doing so much more than that. … Full Article

Statement from Brooklyn Law School Professor William D. Araiza on Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision

On Friday, June 26, the Supreme Court announced its long-awaited decision on same-sex marriage. In Obergefell v. Hodges, a five-justice majority held that both the Due Process and the Equal Protection clauses protected the rights of same-sex couples to wed. … Full Article


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