Beautiful warm weather on the last weekend of summer brought great community spirit to Brooklyn Bridge Park for the annual Kite Festival. Hundreds of adults and children filled the waterfront of Pier 1, families spreading back as far as the face painting booths at the top of the park lawn. A variety of colorful Read More →

Buddy & ladies 1959_courtesy sullivan family

Many families abide by tradition and routine, such as a nightly meal together, but rarely does a young family treat a public restaurant as its home dining room. However, in the case of Emma and Buddy Sullivan — an immigrant couple who began raising a family in Brooklyn Heights in the 1950s — the couple Read More →