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Early in the morning, on an empty lot on Sackett Street in Gowanus.(Someone had fed these cats and they seemed fine.) Read more

Noooooooo! when we heard a  few days ago that Middle Eastern restaurant Zaytoon's was closing its doors at 283 Smith Street, we thought that it may be a mistake. After  Read more

Joan d'Amico of the Court Street and Smith Street Business AssociationsBruce McDonald of Friends of Carroll ParkCouncilmember Brad LanderThere was no better way to commemorate the 100 year anniversary of  Read more

Brooklyn mode of transportation for the minis.In front of PS58 Pre-K on Union Street Read more

Though local residents have often reported sightings of hawks here in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn, the appearance of an owl is a bit more unusual.  So imagine our surprise when reader  Read more

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAYThis Sunday, November 11 at 11:00am, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church at 199 Carroll Street in Carroll Gardens is commemorating the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day with a special service.From St.  Read more

As in years past, the Court Street and Smith Street Business Associations and Friends of Carroll Park will be hosting a Veterans Day Ceremony in Carroll Park this coming Sunday,  Read more

This Saturday, November 10, 2018, make sure to stop by PS 32 Samuel Mills Sprole School at 317 Hoyt Street to eat pie, drink coffee and swap cookbooks, all to  Read more

Last night, Carroll Gardens and Gowanus residents who attended a Community Workshop on the future of Public Place were given a map of the site, pretty cut out pictures to  Read more

The most perfect peach colored  roses still opening up on Carroll Street here in Carroll Gardens despite colder days and nights. Read more

Friends of the Carroll Gardens Library will be hosting a big book sale at our local branch at 396 Clinton Street on November 3rd, from 10am to 4pm. Shop for  Read more

Once upon a time, Court Street from Atlantic Avenue to Hamilton Avenue used to be lined with specialty food stores, dry cleaners, cobblers, delis and hardware stores. As the area  Read more

A 1930 view of the former Citizens Gas Work Site on what is now Public Place2008 Hudson Company rendering for Gowanus GreenBrownfield of Dreams: A Film By Matt Sollars from  Read more

Friend Margaret just sent us the photo above, taken today in Gowanus.Looks like Sackett Street is flooding as the polluted canal breaches at that street-end after a day of heavy  Read more

As you know, Carroll Park's Children's Halloween Celebration, was supposed to take place today.Due to the weather, Friends of Carroll Park has had to cancel the event.Here is the announcement from the  Read more

Back in 2014, Damien Frey and Jeremy Andre opened La Cigogne in Carroll Gardens and introduced the neighborhood to the simple, yet delicious foods of the Alsace region of France.Since then,  La  Read more

It's all about the sky, isn't it?As higher buildings are starting to encroach on our little neighborhood, I am becoming more aware  of how special it is to catch a  Read more

The Cobble Hill Association is hosting its very first annual Cobble Hill Halloween Window Painting Day this coming Saturday, October 27th at at 9am. (Rain date of Sunday, Oct. 28th)  This  Read more

Before we all get too caught up in the upcoming Holiday season, perhaps we can all take some time to help those in need, so that they, too, may have  Read more

"Painting With A Twist", a paint and sip franchise, opened its doors at 228 Smith Street betweenButler and Douglass Streets in the spring of 2015.  It appears that the franchise,  Read more

Please mark your calendar and spread the word.Assembly Member Jo Anne Simon is partnering with the American-Italian Cancer Foundation to offer No-Cost Mammograms and Clinical Breast Exams on Friday, November  Read more

Pumpkin Latte, please!In front of our local coffee shop on Court Street. Read more

Photo Credit: Christine ToesThere was quite a bit of excitement in Carroll Gardens today. This afternoon, at around 2:20pm,  PMFA received a report that quite a  number of police cars,  Read more

Last night's meeting at the YMCA on Third AvenueAlicia West, DEP Director of Public Design OutreachLast night, New York City's Department of Environmental Protection came in front of Community Board  Read more

"Join or Die"Installation of an inflatable grim reaper in front of Body Elite earlier today. Read more

Neighbors, have you noticed how absolutely filthy our neighborhood has become? Everywhere one looks, there is litter on the sidewalk and in the streets. The worst are  Read more

Gray skies, glass towers and the picturesque and iconic Gowanus Canal.How longe before this landscape changes forever? Read more

The little Coal Shop building at 393 Hoyt Street before (photo courtesy of Google Maps)Yet another sad demolition is currently taking place in Carroll Gardens, and this one really stings.The  Read more

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