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  • Ford Amphitheater, Globe Star Media-N-Entertainment, Brooklyn President Eric Adams, BK Reader, East Flatbush, Coney Island, Wingate Park, City Parks Foundation, Big Daddy Kane, Das EFX, DJ Scratch, M.O.P., Special Ed , Dahved Levy, Denroy Morgan, Morgan Heritage, Mr. Easy, Nheon Mark, Rayvon, Red Fox, Rupee, Sting International, Will Downing, Full Force, Fred Hammond, MC Lyte, Kelly Price, Jeff Redd, Cheryl
  • Wine Tasting, Brooklyn Winery, BK Reader
  • Aug 26 & 27: AFropunk 2017
  • Ongoing: Victorian Flatbush Walking Tour

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Why I Don’t Watch the News

Recently I asked myself why I’m not as interested in the news like millions of other people around the world - specifically in this country. My own...

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Putnam Triangle Youthmarket

Shop this new GrowNYC weekly market presented by FAB FULTON in partnership with Fort Greene Council, Inc. Every Wednesday through Oct. 25, Putnam Triangle Youthmarket will offer fresh, affordable produce from regional farms, while also engaging neighborhood youth by teaching them small business skills, nutrition education, and much more. The market’s close proxmity to the Fort Greene Council Senior Center will ideally better serve the area’s seniors produce options at affordable prices. And shoppers can round out their market day by stopping by FAB’s fine grocery stores, wine shops, bakeries and other businesses along Fulton Street!

The Youthmarket sources all of its food from Greenmarket Co., a wholesale distribution service offered by GrowNYC. Greenmarket Co. is designed to bring the freshest, highest-quality regionally grown farm products to the New York City community. Although weekly selection will vary, Youthmarket’s produce comes from local farms, mostly in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Maine. (You can see the full list of participating farms at the GrowNYC website (link is external).)

The Putnam Triangle Youthmarket accepts cash, SNAP/EBT, debit/credit, WIC & Senior FMNP coupons. The market is located in front of Fort Greene Council, Inc. at 966 Fulton Street; hours are 9am to 2pm, every Wednesday from Sept. 6 to Oct. 25.

T.E.A.L Walk/Run in Prospect Park

Join the Myrtle Avenue Healthy Communities Team at the annual walk that supports research and awareness of Ovarian Cancer at the Tell Every Amazing Lady (T.E.A.L.) Walk/Run in Prospect Park. Register here.

S.O.S. Bed-Stuy Prayer Walk for Peace

Join S.O.S. Bed Stuy for a Prayer Walk of Peace.

Meet at Raymond Bush Playground on Marcus Garvey Blvd., between Monroe and Madison Street. Gather at 6:30pm, march at 7:00pm.


Your borough in pictures

  • Photos: Good Times with Local Wines, Beers and Food at Tap+Cork 2017
  • Photos: Moshood Creations Celebrates 23rd Anniversary with Fashion Show
  • foster care youths, youth empowerment, Melody JoAnne Centeno, Foster Care Unplugged, Jermaine Smith, HeartShare St. Vincent Service
    Empowering Foster Care Youth Through Creative Design at 2nd Annual Slay Fashion Show
  • BK Reader, Curlfest 2017, Curlygirl Collective, Shae Moisture, Prospect Park, natural hair, natural beauty
    Photos: Curlfest 2017 Brings out Brooklyn's Best... How Nature Intended
  • BK Reader, Bed Stuy Art Walk, Sanctuary Spaces, Shavon Wilkins, Amit Sahu, Velda Simone, Born to Cry, art tours
    Bed Stuy's Sanctuary Spaces Hosts Art Walk
  • SD-Power19, New York State Senate Proclamations, BK Reader, community empowerment, unsung heroes, NYPD Explorers, Senator Roxanne Persaud, Senate District 19, NY State Senate,
    Photos: 19 'Unsung Heroes' of Brooklyn Honored with NY State Senate Proclamations
  • NYC Parks Department, Nieuw Amersfort Park Association, Kevin S. Parker, Jumaane Williams, silent disco, East Flatbush, BK Reader, Friends of Amersfort Park
    Photos: Residents Groove to Silent Disco in East Flatbush
  • Photos: The Community Honors 'Baba Chuck'
  • Photos: Views from 'Underhill Walls BK'
  • 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
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