Arts & Entertainment

Jul 012013
2013 Outdoor Movies At Shore Road Boast Three Classics, Two Family Films

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: Next Friday, July 12, the Narrows Botanical Garden kicks off their Friday night outdoor movie series with Mr. Popper’s Penguins, a 2011 family film starring Jum Carrey. The movies are shown on the Great Lawn by the 71st Street entrance. Movies start after sundown, which will be around 8:30pm next week. This year’s schedule boasts a total of five movies, including one more modern family film and three classics.

Jun 272013
Gounardes Hopes To Bring "New Energy" As President Of Bay Ridge Historical Society

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: The Bay Ridge Historical Society has begun a more youthful era under the leadership of its newly elected president, former State Senate candidate and community activist Andrew Gounardes.

Jun 112013

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: On the list of things I’m grateful for on a slow news day, user-made Youtube videos of Bay Ridge rank right at the top. In the accompanying video, Youtube user lugeyps3 takes viewers on a brief but concise tour of this year’s Fifth Avenue Festival.

May 242013
Bay Ridge Boy Wins Citywide Scavenger Hunt For Pirate Treasure

Arts & Culture: A young man from Bay Ridge went on a treasure-seeking odyssey this week, winning a city-wide scavenger hunt that included $10,000 in real pirate booty.