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Community groups band together to oppose 49-story Downtown Brooklyn tower

Six community groups and co-op boards in Brooklyn Heights and Downtown Brooklyn have formed a consortium to fight off a plan to build a 49-story luxury-apartment tower with affordable units in Downtown Brooklyn. … Full Article
 

BRIC TV celebrates one-year anniversary, launches fall programing in style

On a seasonably cool evening with a brisk wind whisking off the Fort Greene brownstones, it was only appropriate that BRIC TV hosted its fall launch party. … Full Article
 

Community Board Six looks to solve problems before they start

The leaders of Brooklyn’s Community Board Six said it’s important to not just to confront issues in their district head-on but to be on the lookout for potential problems before they arise. … Full Article
 

Matt Damon mulling move to historic Brooklyn Heights mansion

Actor Matt Damon is determined to find a nice, cozy home in Brooklyn. The property he’s looking at may be nice and cozy, but it also has the biggest price tag of any house for sale in Brooklyn, $40 million. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn Historical Society receives prestigious grant for Crown Heights oral history project

Brooklyn Historical Society (BHS) has announced that it has been awarded a Museums for America grant of $129,600 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). IMLS is an independent federal agency that aims to improve museums’ service to the public. … Full Article
 

Public comment period opens on a cleanup plan for contaminated site on the Gowanus Canal

The state Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) is inviting the public to comment on a proposed plan to investigate contamination at a site in Gowanus. … Full Article
 

4,000 trees grow in Brooklyn

Nature’s skyscrapers will be joining Downtown Brooklyn’s skyscrapers this weekend for local artist Spencer Finch’s “Lost Man Creek,” a new public art exhibit that will recreate — at a 1:100 scale — 790 acres of Redwood National Park in the heart of Brooklyn. … Full Article
 

Cranberry Street Fair returns to Brooklyn Heights for 45th year

Brooklyn Heights will celebrate the return of autumn with the 45th annual Cranberry Street Fair this Saturday, Oct. 1 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. … Full Article
 
 
 

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