peter sikora campaign

Harsh words over Lander endorsement Pete Sikora officially launched his candidacy for Brooklyn’s 52nd-Assembly District on Smith Street Tuesday morning with endorsements from state Senator Daniel Squadron, Councilmembers Brad Lander and Steve Levin, and a clutch of adorable toddlers. Sikora is running against Jo Anne Simonand Doug Biviano for Joan Millman’s seat. The district includes Read More →

bottle openers at work

It was like arts and crafts time at summer camp – but with beer and terrific dance music. Downtown Brooklyn’s very own Secret Garden, hidden-away Grove Alley, held a party Friday evening that its host, the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership, called Makers Nite. White lights on strings twinkled overhead while women in chic summer dresses hammered Read More →