Mar 192013
Bay Ridge Historical Society Talk On Triangle Shirtwaist Fire Tomorrow Night

EVENTS: In honor of the 102nd anniversary of the deadliest workplace accident in New York City history, Adrienne Sosin and Joel Sosinsky, co-authors of the Arcadia book The New York City Triangle Factory Fire, will give a multimedia presentation including both vintage and current photographs, as well as video clips about the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. They will also address its continued relevance in today’s increasingly globalized world economy.

Feb 262013
Brownstoner Butthurt: Bay Ridge Outranks Park Slope As Best Place To Raise Children In Brooklyn

NEWS: A new report by the Citizen’s Committee for Children named Bay Ridge the best place to raise children in the borough of homes and churches.

Jun 202012
Summer In The City: Some Tips To Keep You Cool

As today’s Solstice marks the official first day of summer, the weather is certainly responding in kind. High humidity and near record temperatures are expected to usher in summer over the next 2-3 days, reports NBC. The forecast is calling for a high around 94 degrees Wednesday, though the heat index will make the temperature [...]