News and Stories from Brooklyn Heights

Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill

There is nothing like a three mile walk through Brookyn into Brooklyn Bridge Park on a snow day, and the second day of spring.

 

A 19th Century boat anchor that has been in front of 76 Montague Street in Brooklyn Heights since 1981 is the subject of a campaign by local residents to save it by moving it to a new location nearby.
Brooklyn Heights

A 19th Century boat anchor that has been in front of 76 Montague Street in Brooklyn Heights since 1981 is the subject of a campaign by local residents to save it by moving it to a new location nearby.

This summer, BRIC will hold its second annual Visual Artist Residency program at BRIC House.
Brooklyn Heights, Beyond South Brooklyn

This summer, BRIC will hold its second annual Visual Artist Residency program at BRIC House.

Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill

Brooklyn Bridge Park's Environmental Education Center, opening in spring 2015, will house a marine aquarium and a Discovery Station.

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

Is your local library the place that is changing your life? Now is your opportunity to trumpet about the best public libraries in New York City by nominating your branch to win $20,000!

Chris Hondros tribute at Photoville
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO

Chris Hondros was lost to us much too soon.

James Nachtwey, Doug Menuez: Photoville brings the leaders of the industry to Brooklyn Bridge Park
Brooklyn Heights

Photoville is the showcase of photography that is set in a unique presentation - shipping containers arranged on the waterfront in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Brooklyn Public Libraries Hours as of October 4, 2014
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

Libraries are coming back to life!

Experience a week of events and activities honoring the opening chapter in America's drive for independence, as the annual Battle Week celebration begins, celebrating Brooklyn's role in the battle for America's independence.
Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, Gowanus, Park Slope

Experience a week of events and activities honoring the opening chapter in America's drive for independence, as the annual Battle Week celebration begins on August 17 to August 24, celebrating Brooklyn's role in the b

Photoville announces the exhibitions within Brooklyn Bridge Park, opening September 18 and continuing until September 28, featuring many of photography's biggest names.
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO

Who would have thought that an exhibit inside shipping containers could become a premier way for photography to gain an even greater audience?

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Alexander Hamilton and Eliza Schuyler Hamilton are interred in Trinity Church cemetery in lower Manhattan

When we walked into Trinity Church Wall Street and asked the greeter at the door, "Where do  we find Alexander Hamilton's grave?", he immediately replied, "You know we have Angelica as well!"