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Whats Going On

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 […]readmore

Arts-Theater

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 […]readmore

Community News

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 […]readmore

Community News

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 […]readmore

Events

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, […]readmore