Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

Friday, Aug. 22, 2008

Editorial: Our editorial board is horrified by the condition of the Prison Ships Martyrs Memorial in Fort Greene Park. Comments (3)

Thursday, Aug. 21, 2008

Towns won’t debate foe — even in The Brooklyn Paper office!

Fort Greene: Rep. Ed Towns is dodging Kevin Powell, refusing to share a stage with his upstart congressional opponent — and even turning down The Brooklyn Paper’s offer to host a debate on neutral territory, our DUMBO offices! Comments (6)

Reflect on Mirrors

Nightlife: There are no mirrors in Mirrors — yet. The Clinton Hill after-hours spot relies on its clientele for reflection. Comment

Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008

Ratner’s first tenants

Fort Greene: He thought it would be Atlantic Yards, but developer Bruce Ratner’s first residential building in Brooklyn will actually be this 34-story rental tower on DeKalb Avenue in Fort Greene. Comments (3)

They got his iPhone

Fort Greene: Four scoundrels beat up a man on Vanderbilt Avenue for his iPhone on Aug. 13. Plus all the crime news from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2008

Workers of the co-op unite!

Shopping: Members of a fledgling food co-op in Fort Greene and Clinton Hill voted overwhelmingly last week to require that every member toil in their eventual communal store in order to earn the privilege of purchasing farm-fresh produce and organic goodies at a discount. Comments (2)

Friday, Aug. 15, 2008

Fort Greene: Here’s something to do next weekend: Visit the 100th annual memorial at Fort Greene’s prison ships memorial. Comment

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