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Wednesday: CM Laurie Cumbo Invites Crown Heights Residents to Weigh in on Community Mural

Mural by Groundswell Dear Friend, On Wednesday, [January 20, 5:00pm at the Jewish Children's Museum] I will present a public discussion to discuss a mural design concept intended for the community of Crown Heights.
Brooklyn Community Pride Center Names Floyd Rumohr as New Executive Director

Brooklyn Community Pride Center Names Floyd Rumohr as New Executive Director

Floyd Rumohr will serve as the new executive director of Brooklyn Community Pride Center Brooklyn Community Pride Center announced on Wednesday that Floyd Rumohr will serve as its new executive director effective January 4, 2016.
Chag Sameach! Everything You Need to Know About Hanukkah

Chag Sameach! Everything You Need to Know About Hanukkah

Sunday December 6, 2015, marked the official first night of Hanukkah, also spelled Chanukah, signifying the commencement of the Jewish Festival of Lights. The holiday lasts eight days and will run this year through December 14.

Thanksgiving Recipes: Pumpkin Asiago Rolls

Planning your Thanksgiving menu, but you're ready to try something different? Perhaps you're preparing one dish to bring to someone else's event, and you want to make a great impression Why not start with a slight spin on a traditional dish that is b
VIDEO: A Bed-Stuy Mom Discusses What it's Like Raising a Transgender Child

VIDEO: A Bed-Stuy Mom Discusses What it's Like Raising a Transgender Child

What do you do when your son or daughter, as early as two years old, begins to show signs that they are unhappy with their body? How do you respond when, as your son or daughter begins to grow and gain independence, they choose clothing and playtime

Pepe Urquijo: Do You BCoop?

SPONSORED Small business is the spark plug of the American economy, and for small business owners, opening up shop is often the inaugural step in staking claim to the American Dream. But dreams need to be nurtured into actuality.
To Ye Who Seeks BK Weekend Fun

To Ye Who Seeks BK Weekend Fun

Most of us seek weekend fun, and here in Brooklyn, it's enough options to make your head spin and vomit.
Brooklyn Staycation: A Day In Fort Greene

Brooklyn Staycation: A Day In Fort Greene

Click here to view original web page at www.sheepsheadbites.com Photo by Fort Greene Focus Looking for a way to get away without the hassle of taking a trip? Brooklyn Staycation is your guide to taking a breather without ever leaving the borough.
NYC Investigating 40 Ultra-Orthodox Schools in Brooklyn

NYC Investigating 40 Ultra-Orthodox Schools in Brooklyn

Click here to view original web page at patch.com A city probe has been launched into the educational programs at 38 ultra-Orthodox Jewish boys' schools (yeshivas) in Brooklyn, and one in Queens.
Meet Brooklyn's Fearless Hasidic Dog Walker

Meet Brooklyn's Fearless Hasidic Dog Walker

Click here to view original web page at gothamist.com Gedalya Gottdenger with a client (Andy Gittlitz) "The business, for me, is 30% rebellion, 30% comedy, and 30% for money," said Gedalya Gottdenger.