Ben McKenzie plays Gotham’s Jim Gordon. Photos by Mary Frost

The hit Fox TV series “Gotham” filmed on location in Brooklyn Heights on Wednesday and Thursday, using the suitably gothic St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church on Montague Street as a set. The Brooklyn Eagle caught up with star Ben McKenzie (Jim Gordon) as he strolled down the street, along with some costumed cast Read More →

Participants at the Kaleidoscope VR Film Festival stop in Portland wore special headsets to experience virtual reality films. Photo by Kristal Passy

Roughly two dozen virtual reality films will be unveiled in DUMBO on Oct. 6 from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Kaleidoscope VR Film Festival. Virtual reality (VR) films go beyond 3D technology to immerse participants – who wear a special headset – into a simulated physical environment. Viewers feel as if they are moving Read More →

The Brooklyn Strand plan would link green spaces together from Borough Hall to Downtown Brooklyn to Brooklyn Bridge Park. Courtesy of WXY Studio

Community Board 2 and the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership are hosting a presentation and workshop on the Brooklyn Strand proposal this Monday, September 21, at 6 p.m. at the Willoughby Senior Center, 105 North Portland Avenue, between Park and Myrtle avenues. The Brooklyn Strand plan would link green spaces together from Borough Hall to Downtown Brooklyn Read More →