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Friday, September 20th Affordable Housing Lottery: Athena Apartments Brown Memorial Baptist Church, 52 Gates Ave., 2-4pm, FREE. IMPACCT Brooklyn invites all to attend a Community Information Session and get ready to submit a stronger housing application for two buildings at 909 Atlantic Ave. and 1043 Fulton St.  Saturday, September 21st Brooklyn March Against Gentrification, Racism […]Read More

RestorationArt Inaugurates the Harry Belafonte Artist and Activist Achievement Award

  The Harry Belafonte Artist and Activist Achievement Award, inaugurated by RestorationArt, will be launched this season, it was announced yesterday by Dr. Indira Etwaroo, Executive Director, the Billie Holiday Theatre and RestorationArt. The new annual awards’ 2017 honorees are two great legends of theater: Marjorie Moon, Executive Director Emeritus, Billie Holiday Theatre for over […]Read More

Oldies But Goodies Dance Party to Raise Funds for Magnolia

On Friday, May 19th 2017 hundreds of Brooklyn community members will celebrate legacy and dance the night away at the Brooklyn Masonic Temple for Magnolia Tree Earth Center’s Spring “Oldies But Goodies” Fundraising Dance Party.  Founded 45 years ago by Mrs. Hattie Carthan, Magnolia Tree Earth Center continues to evolve into an epicenter for learning, […]Read More

Bed-Stuy’s Sumner Houses to Get Affordable Senior Housing

By Kings County News Service Sumner Houses residents can expect nearly 200 units of newly constructed affordable housing for seniors in the next few years on their sprawling 22-acre, 13-building public housing complex situated between Lewis, Park and Myrtle Avenues and Marcus Garvey Blvd.  The proposed development is part of the city’s NextGeneration plan, in […]Read More

BED-STUY ALIVE! Celebration

The 12th Annual Bed-Stuy Alive! celebration, scheduled to begin on Saturday, October 8th, and span several weeks of exciting happenings throughout the community.. “We are pleased to be a part of this event, which will showcase our great businesses, restaurants, artists, and homes,” stated Michael Lambert, Executive Director of the Bedford-Stuyvesant Gateway Business Improvement District. […]Read More

JAZZ 966 – Bedstuy’s Best Kept Secret – October Schedule

Located ‘in the cut’, inside a Senior Center located at 966 Fulton Street (between Grand Avenue & St. James Place ) Jazz 966 has been delivering authentic Jazz to regulars and new comers for over 20 years. Below is the Schedule of Friday night shows for October: Shows subject to change without advance notice ▪ […]Read More

A Fish Farm Grows in Bed-Stuy

If the Northeast Brooklyn Housing Development Corporation (NEBHDCo) has its wishes, Brooklyn will be growing fish on Throop Avenue. This fall, the nonprofit expects to launch an indoor aquaponics facility it is calling Urban Aqua Farms (UAF). While the farm will be a model for fish-growing in an urban setting, these kinds of installations have […]Read More

FALL USHERS IN THE TWELFTH ANNUAL BED-STUY ALIVE! CELEBRATION –

Brooklyn NY (September 16, 2016) –  The Bed-Stuy Alive! Collective is proud to present the 12TH Annual Bed-Stuy Alive! celebration, scheduled to begin on Saturday, October 8th, and span several weeks of exciting happenings throughout the community.. “We are pleased to be a part of this event, which will showcase our great businesses, restaurants, artists, […]Read More