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Actor Anthony Ramos, BK Borough President Revive Bushwick School Arts Program

Actor Anthony Ramos, BK Borough President Revive Bushwick School Arts Program

The Borough President and Ramos allocated a total of $40,000 to kickstart an arts after-school program at Bushwick Campus that had paused during the pandemic.
Mayor Says More Work is Needed on NYPD Mental Health Responses

Mayor Says More Work is Needed on NYPD Mental Health Responses

"I don't think we have it 100% right now. We need to continue to evolve to get it right the best way we can,” Mayor Eric Adams said, referring to the fatal shooting of Win Rozario by the NYPD.
Facing Vision Loss, Storied BK Photographer Russell Frederick Fights to Stay in The City he Loves

Facing Vision Loss, Storied BK Photographer Russell Frederick Fights to Stay in The City he Loves

Russell Frederick has lived and worked in Bed-Stuy since 1989. Now, he may have to leave the neighborhood he has been chronicling for decades.
Sicilian Sensation Piccola Cucina Finally Lands in Brooklyn

Sicilian Sensation Piccola Cucina Finally Lands in Brooklyn

The sixth location of Piccola Cucina also has two rooms for rent above the restaurant.
Gowanus Area Development Moves Forward, Amidst Flood Challenges and Canal Cleanup Efforts

Gowanus Area Development Moves Forward, Amidst Flood Challenges and Canal Cleanup Efforts

Some residents worry about more floods, while others welcome the boost in housing supply.
Creating the Perfect Brooklyn Staycation for Mother's Day

Creating the Perfect Brooklyn Staycation for Mother's Day

Don't forget: Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 12.
After 20-Yrs, a Park Marking The Abolitionist Movement in BK Opens Downtown

After 20-Yrs, a Park Marking The Abolitionist Movement in BK Opens Downtown

"It's a pinch-worthy moment," said Regina Myer, president of the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership.
Cameroon Takes The Spotlight at This Year's DanceAfrica at BAM

Cameroon Takes The Spotlight at This Year's DanceAfrica at BAM

Film screenings, live performances, an outdoor marketplace, classes, an art exhibit and much more are at BAM's DanceAfrica festival.
Beloved Prospect Heights Eatery Fears Closure Due to Open Streets Program

Beloved Prospect Heights Eatery Fears Closure Due to Open Streets Program

A neighborhood staple is sounding the alarm about the downsides of the pandemic-era program.
City Kicks Off Cannabis Shop Inspections, Dispels Arsenic Poisoning

City Kicks Off Cannabis Shop Inspections, Dispels Arsenic Poisoning

During his regular weekly press briefing, the mayor talked about the closure of illegal cannabis shops, NYCHA arsenic issues and the DOE data breach.