Selling Vanity Plates to Raise Awareness, Funding for Childhood Cancer For families afflicted by the cruel menace of childhood cancer, the devastating disease is only compounded by a dearth of funding and dated treatments that are not only painful, but also risky. A group of concerned advocates and local officials hope to change that reality, lighting up Read More →


A sale of the Brooklyn Heights branch of the Brooklyn Public Library to real estate developer the Hudson Companies for $52 million will be recommended when the library’s board convenes Tuesday evening as a method to finance necessary renovations, improve service and create new housing (both market rate and affordable units). The recommendations come after a request for Read More →


This Sunday, Sept. 21, the Montague Street Business Improvement District (BID) will host Summer Space on Montague Street – a day packed with free outdoor events, including the Brooklyn Heights Dog Show (presented by the Brooklyn Heights Association), chess demonstrations and practice tables (courtesy of the Brooklyn Eagle), live music with DJ Ricardo Campos,dance performances by Brooklyn Read More →


SOURCE360 Expo, a three-day hip-hop festival, will have its inaugural run later this month across multiple venues throughout Downtown Brooklyn. Panel discussions, conferences and other activities will be topped off by a Barclays Center reunion concert of the Wu-Tang Clan, as well as performances by Diplomats and Lil’ Kim, among others. Borough President Eric Adams convened a press conference Wednesday morning to Read More →