Photo by Mary Frost

Passers-by on Montague Street did double-takes when they realized that the beautiful water nymph sitting in the window of M.A.C. makeup store was a living human. Angela Nicole Patmon, a model, dancer and actress who bears a remarkable similarity to the “Alluring Aquatic” makeup line model, said she would be posing at the Brooklyn Heights Read More →

Brooklyn Bridge Park. Photo by Julienne Schaer

The continuing fight over the luxury residential buildings planned for Brooklyn Bridge Park—the latest installment of which will be the two towers planned for the Pier 6 area, as covered in an article in this paper yesterday—is sort of missing the point. Among the contentious items, as Brooklyn Eagle reporter Mary Frost has pointed out, are the Read More →

The BEAT Festival for emerging Brooklyn theater artists will bring a number of performances to the Commons in September. Photo courtesy of the BEAT Festival

Forest City Ratner Companies (FCRC) has announced the return of Summer@MetroTech, a summer-long cultural and entertainment festival, bringing free music, movies, activities and televised sporting events to Downtown Brooklyn’s MetroTech Commons. This year’s programming will feature an outdoor movie series from Rooftop Films, the return of the BEAT Festival, Bastille Day celebrations, broadcasts of premier sporting Read More →

Community members stroll along Willow Place.

A pet parade and more than two hours of karaoke were new features of this year’s Willowtown Spring Fair, sponsored by the Willowtown Association.  The fair took place last Saturday, May 17, along the full length of Willow Place in Brooklyn Heights. The fair featured a parade, singing led by karaoke DJ Domingo Ampil, among other events. The latest title of Willowtown’s Read More →