The lion statue in the R&A Hardware window on 5th Ave catching a few nice afternoon rays. Take any photos in Park Slope recently? Send them to email@example.com, add them to the Park Slope Stoop Flickr group, or tag them #parkslope on Instagram, and we’ll post them here. Also, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and subscribe to our daily
Looking for something fun to do this week to remind you that spring is on the horizon (despite what the forecast may say)? From a group run in Prospect Park, to a screening of a Brooklyn-based classic, to a new weekly bingo series, there’s plenty to get out and enjoy in the neighborhood. Details on
Looking for a 1,000-square-foot retail space on 7th Avenue for a business that’s neither a food establishment or a nail salon? You may want to consider 200 7th Avenue, between 2nd and 3rd Streets, where a sign recently went up announcing that it’s for rent. The Citi Home Lending Center that’s currently in the space
Before we get to the subway changes coming up this week, has anyone tried Bus Time yet? The service, which tells you where your bus is along the line, is now available all over Brooklyn. We checked it out yesterday, and it seemed to be pretty spot on, and very helpful! If you find an
In case you were one of the many parents who saw a bunch of fire trucks on 2nd Street between 6th and 7th Avenues on Monday morning while dropping the kids off for school at PS 321 (including a few who contacted us to ask about it), we just wanted to let you know that
The FX Cold War drama The Americans will be back to film in the neighborhood on Tuesday, March 11. The television show, which stars Keri Russell (Felicity) and Matthew Rhys (Brothers & Sisters), just returned for its second season, which Entertainment Weekly has described as “brainy and twisty and kinky.” If you’ve watched the show, you may have already seen Park
Take any photos in Park Slope this weekend? Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org, add them to the Park Slope Stoop Flickr group, or tag them #parkslope on Instagram, and we’ll post them here. Also, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and subscribe to our daily newsletter!
Keep up with neighborhood news all week — follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, sign up for our daily newsletter, and email us with questions, news tips, story ideas, or anything at email@example.com. Here’s a look back at some stories you might have missed this week: • Congratulations to our local Oscar winners! • We might be even
Outside of Enz’s on 5th Avenue. Take any photos in Park Slope recently? Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org, add them to the Park Slope Stoop Flickr group, or tag them #parkslope on Instagram, and we’ll post them here. Also, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and subscribe to our daily newsletter!
Welcome to the lovely, not-freezing-for-once weekend! Here’s a recap of some of the fun events happening in the neighborhood today and tomorrow, from a performance by ska and reggae band the whole family will enjoy, to the screening of a silent film featuring a beloved Chinese actress. Get out there and enjoy the weather and
Spring is in the air at our local markets this weekend! At the Grand Army Plaza Greenmarket on Saturday, March 8, be on the lookout for potted daffodils, tulips, and more bright spring flowers at Phillips Farm. And don’t forget, if you’ve got something small that needs fixing, like a lost button or a lose belt buckle, bring
The movie A Most Violent Year, starring Jessica Chastain and Oscar Isaac, was filming this afternoon inside The Park Slope Barber, which our neighbor Keith Williams of The Weekly Nabe can tell you is probably a good location for the film, which takes place in the winter of 1981. Keith recently wrote a great post
Earlier this week, seniors living in the Prospect Park Residence assisted living facility at 1 Prospect Park West were given 90 days to find someplace else to live after the owners blamed increased costs for the need to close. “Since 2009, Prospect Park Residence’s ownership and management have taken extraordinary steps to ensure a stable and
On the hunt for a new two-bedroom apartment? We’ve rounded up a few that are currently available to rent in the neighborhood — take a look at the details, and let us know what you think. Lots of luck in your search! 884 Carroll Street Price: $7,600 Available: March 31 Details: Top of the market for sure, but
With the rapid development we’re currently experiencing along 4th Avenue, it may be difficult to imagine what the street looked like 80 years ago, but thanks to the New York Public Library’s Digital Collection, we don’t have to. The photo above was taken by Berenice Abbott, a photographer hired as part of the 1935 Federal