SITE NEWS: Odyssey will be taking a break from now through Labor Day.
MISCELLANEOUS: Help a reader find a grocery store or butcher that carries kosher meat.
NEWS: It’s that time of year when the City government brings its enormous, truck-propelled can of Off! to our neighborhood! Tomorrow (August 22, 2013), the NYC Department of Health will bring its anti-mosquito spraying program to southwest Brooklyn, spraying parts of Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, and Bath Beach. In Bay Ridge, areas east of 4th Avenue and south of Bay Ridge Parkway (75th Street) will be impacted.
EVENTS NEWSLETTER: Really good stuff coming up. Friday is the last day of the Summer Stroll! The weather is supposed to be nice, so come on out! The Narrows Community Theater Youth Ensemble opens a new production, two outdoor movies at Shore Road Park are coming up. And there will be a Forgotten NY walking tour this Saturday, August 17.
EVENTS: Want to help save the environment, while getting cool stuff? For freeeee? Yes, you do, of course you do! This Sunday, GrowNYC will be organizing a community-based swap, the perfect opportunity to find new homes for things you no longer need, and to take home used items that you need or are just awesome.