Gowanus

Unrestricted: A Visual Dialogue Among Trestle Residents

Trestle Gallery presents Unrestricted: A Visual Dialogue Among Trestle Residents with an opening reception on Friday, December 15, 2017, from 7pm to 9pm, with the show continuing through January 5, 2018.

Tonya Hopkins, tasting an array of American whiskeys, on Dec. 8, 2017, at the Old Stone House of Brooklyn

Swirl, smell and sip your way through an evening with Tonya Hopkins, tasting an array of American whiskeys, accompanied by delicious cheeses from Brooklyn's, Crown Finish Caves, and other complementary treats on Friday December 8, 2017, from 7pm to 8:30pm at the Old Stone House of Brooklyn in Gowanus.

Brooklyn Art Salon Holiday Party

The Brooklyn Art Salon Holiday Party celebrates the Brooklyn creative community with the best of Brooklyn food and beverages and artwork by over 200 Gowanus artists on Thursday, November 30, 2017, at the 313 Butler Event Space in Gowanus.

Mikaela Shiffrin rules
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

Weeks before the Winter Olympics in South Korea, Shiffrin scored a first-place finish so commanding, so seemingly effortless on the unforgivingly icy slope in the FIS World CACup slalom races in Killington, she brought the hometown crowd to deafening cheers.

Victoria Rebensburg of Germany
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

The FIS Ski World Cup Giant Slalom race at Killington ended in light rain and tears for the local crowd as the US' Mikaela Shiffrin finished second behind Viktoria Rebensburg of Germany.

Gowanus Superfund Town Hall - Takeaways from a Keen Observer by Brad Vogel
Gowanus

On Thursday, November 16, Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez keynoted a town hall meeting on the state of the Gowanus Canal Superfund clean-up. A crowd of over 200 packed the Wyckoff Gardens Community Center for this classic civic exercise: a chance for citizens to interact directly with elected and appointed government representatives.

the Brooklyn Rapid Transit Power Station to become Powerhouse Workshop
Gowanus

The Powerhouse Workshop will be a contemporary industrial fabrication center established to serve the working needs of artists in the former Brooklyn Rapid Transit Power Station on the Gowanus Canal. Site prep is underway.

Dredging and Capping Pilot Study
Boerum Hill, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Gowanus, Park Slope

The large crane pulled into the Fourt Street Basin of the Gowanus Canal in late Otober 2017 and is a part of the Dredging and Capping Pilot Study to rebuild the bulkheads along the canal with metal prior to the dredging of the canal.

South Brooklyn Progressives

Local green-friendly businesses Brooklyn SolarWorks, Movers, Not Shakers and Halstead Real Estate team up with The Gate for a networking event bringing together like-minded businesses and individuals to kickstart the South Brooklyn Progressives at Park Slope’s original craft beer pub, The Gate, located at 321 5th Avenue on Saturday, October 21, 2017, from 3pm to 7pm.

The Brooklyn Podcast Festival brings live tapings to The Bell House, Union Hall and BRIC

The Brooklyn Podcast Festival brings live tapings to The Bell House, Union Hall and BRIC from November 14 to 19, 2017, showcasing a variety of established programs as well as many new and exciting up-and-comers.

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