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Upcoming Events

  • MARCH 21 - MAY 21: Steffani Jemison | Personal
  • April 21 - Sept 17: We Wanted A Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965 - 85
  • APRIL 29: Beyond Sacred: Voices of Muslim Identity
  • April 28: The People, The Press & The President: A #BHeard Town Hall
  • ONGOING: Family Discovery Weekends @ Brooklyn Botanical Garden
  • Ongoing: Brownstone Walking Tour



Brooklyn Exposed is a photojournalism project of MY BASE (Motivated Youth Believing in All Self Empowerment). Powered by Bridge Street Development Corporation, the Bedford-Stuyvesant Youth Education & Safety Task Force (YES) and DYCD, MY BASE is a youth civic engagement internship program for in-school and out-of-school young people, ages 14 - 21,who are interested in public service, leadership development and/or community activism. Click HERE to see more photos.

News and Events Nearby

DOH PregnancyAre You Expecting? NEW PARENT?
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Healthy Start Brooklyn

Find out what's new in your community HERE, or post your own announcement HERE.

Know Your Rights: Employment and Criminal Convictionsl

Employment law: Do you know your rights?

Arts To End Violence

Call for Artists. Create Art. End Violence. Seeking Anti -Violence Art Submissions.

Noel Pointer Foundation’s End of the Year Concert

This is our last concert of the year! Come out and see what our students have learned and how much they’ve improved over the past year! We look forward to seeing you!

WHAT: Noel Pointer Foundation’s End of the Year Concert

WHEN: Saturday, May 6, 2:00pm – 4:00pm

WHERE: Brooklyn Borough Hall: 209 Joralemon Street, Rotunda, Brooklyn, NY 11201

How Much:  Suggested Donation: Adults – $15   |   Children under 12 – $5 (TICKETS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE DOOR!!

You can reserve your seat on the NPF website:

For more information, please email us at [email protected]

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Opinions, editorial and expert advice from community leaders, elected officials, activists and industry experts in Brooklyn. To apply for your own column, click here.


Your borough in pictures

  • Photos: Kings County D.A. Gonzalez Announces His Candidacy
  • Photos: Peace & Riot Reopens, Bigger and Better!
  • Photos: Crown Heights Becomes Host for 2300 Chabad Youth From Around the World
  • Photos: BAM's 31st Annual MLK Celebration
  • Let's Dance! Salsa Classes Kick off at Brooklyn Museum
  • Picture the Dream
  • Medgar Evers Students Feed the Homeless During the Holidays
  • Healthfirst, toy giveaway, picture with Santa, Brownsville Multi-Service Center, Brooklyn
    Photos: Santa Arrives in Brownsville, Bearing Toys (And Pizza)!
  • Photos: Richard Beavers Gallery Celebrates 9th Anniversary
  • Photos: Lisa Bing and Partner Take Home Trophy in Epic Dance-Off, Fundraiser
  • Photos: ARTs East New York 1st Annual Fundraising Gala
  • Photos: 2016 NYC Marathon Through Clinton Hill and Bed-Stuy
  • Pizza-Eating Champion Scarfs Down 4th Win at Annual Flatbush Frolic
  • Haven’t been to Photoville? Don’t worry, there’s still time!
  • Kids, outdoors, activities, Brookly, families
    Day of Play Brings Brooklyn Families Together for Outdoor Activities
  • Block party, community, neighborhood, games, fun, happiness
    Crown Heights Photographer Publishes Book That Captures, Cherishes Brooklyn's Block Party Tradition
  • City Councilmember Darlene Mealy marches in The 2016 West Indian Day Parade in Brooklyn Photo: Gregory L. Ingram for BK Reader, The 2016 West Indian Day Parade, Caribbean culture
    Photos: Despite Early Morning Violence, West Indian Day Parade Perseveres
  • Dancers celebrate at 15th annual Soul Summit
    As Summer Winds Down, Soul Summit Continues to Bring the Heat
  • Brooklyn rave ride
    Rave Ride Through Brooklyn Draws Cyclists from Near and Far
  • Photos: Afropunk 2016, in Living Color