In the spirit of other successful restaurant promotions such as NYC Restaurant Week, and Dine In Brooklyn, over the next two weeks local newspapers Home Reporter and Brooklyn Spectator will be sponsoring Dine In Southwest Brooklyn.
Are you or someone you know an artist who would like to learn more about applying for grants? If so, then you’re in luck, because the Brooklyn Arts Council is coming to Bay Ridge tomorrow.
We just received word that tonight’s (August 10) scheduled Summer Stroll on Third Avenue has been cancelled, due to the likelihood of thunderstorms and possibility of flash flooding. Third Avenue will remain open to motor vehicles this evening.
POLITICS: The NY Times has questioned the timing of a House Ethics Committee filing by the office of Congressman Michael Grimm, amended to include a trip to the Republic of Cyprus funded by Panayiotis “Peter” Papanicolaou, the chairman of the Cyprus Federation of America (CFA) that was charged with bribery by federal attorneys in June. But on examination, the “questionable” part of the questionable timing doesn’t hold up.