Advertisement

News

Clothing donation bins are becoming ubiquitous on Brooklyn sidewalks but the large metal containers are proving to be a major headache for city officials. … Full Article

Community leaders get advice at ‘One Brooklyn Resource Fair’

Downtown
“Get prepared and know your zone!” urged Janet Riveras, payroll administer at the NYC Office of Emergency Management (OEM) at Thursday’s “One Brooklyn Resource Fair” at Brooklyn Borough Hall. … Full Article

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the News for June 20

Brooklyn Boro
Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO … Full Article

Garbage truck crashes through Brooklyn deli, eight injured

Bedford-Stuyvesant
Police say eight people suffered minor injuries overnight when a garbage truck crashed through the wall of a Brooklyn deli. It happened around 2:10 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Dekalb and Bedford avenues. … Full Article

Obituary: Carol Chapin, Carroll Gardens resident, Music Together director, dies at 65

Carroll Gardens
Carol Chapin, a long-time Carroll Gardens resident, passed away on May 3. She was 65.  … Full Article

Ads on Quick Draw and Lottery tickets again pass State Senate

New York City
A bill passed by the State Assembly would allow for advertisements on lottery tickets and “quick draw” terminals, potentially earning the city hundreds of millions in revenue without the need for tax increases. … Full Article

Council members urge de Blasio for more NYCHA housing for homeless

Brooklyn Boro
Prominent members of the City Council are urging Mayor de Blasio to find more space for the homeless within the New York City Housing Authority. … Full Article

State legislature passes ‘Expedited Missing Persons Act’

Williamsburg
The NY State Senate passed a bill today that will help ensure the speedy identification of a recovered body in case of a tragic event. … Full Article

84th Precinct is ready for Fourth of July Fireworks

DUMBO
This Fourth of July, for the first time since 2009, the fireworks have moved back to the East River -- and that means great views at the Brooklyn Heights Promenade and the Brooklyn Bridge Park. … Full Article

Two Trees announces DUMBO Cultural Space Subsidy Program

DUMBO
Two Trees Management Co. on Monday announced the launch of the Cultural Space Subsidy Program, a new program to open below-market space in DUMBO to a wide group of arts and culture tenants. … Full Article

Bay Ridge residents want ‘Step Street’ repaired

Bay Ridge
Ridge Boulevard rests on a hill in Bay Ridge that is so steep, stairs were built instead of roadways to allow people to navigate their way from the boulevard to the next street over, Colonial Road. … Full Article

BDE TWITTER FEED

Join the conversation
  • Most Viewed
  • Most Commented
  • Most Shared
  • Past:
  • 1 day
  • 1 week
  • 1 month
  • 1 year
HERE I AM