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Gowanus Canal after Winter Storm Jonas; ©Mark D Phillips
Gowanus

Everytime I walk to the Gowanus Canal, I see something unique. It is amazing to me that this Superfund site can have such beauty in its dusgusting-ness.

Follow the journey of Jane's Carousel from Idora Park in Ohio to Brooklyn Bridge Park, told by the family who brought the historic structure to its new home in 2011 during the first Winter Talks and Tours on Wednesday, January 27, 2016.
DUMBO

After a summer of kayaking, fitness classes, movies, stargazing, and much more, the Brooklyn Bridge Conservancy continues to provide fun programming during the winter months.

The 5th annual edition of THE FENCE is open for submissions! THE FENCE is an outdoor photography exhibition series with an annual audience of more than 3 million visitors.
Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Beyond South Brooklyn

The 5th annual edition of THE FENCE is open for submissions. THE FENCE is an outdoor photography exhibition series with an annual audience of more than 3 million visitors.

The 2016 edition of Roulette’s Festival of Mixology, running from Tuesday, February 16, to Saturday, February 20, 2016, explores the history and tradition of electronics as it influences contemporary performance.
Boerum Hill

The 2016 edition of Roulette’s Festival of Mixology, running from Tuesday, February 16, to Saturday, February 20, 2016, explores the history and tradition of electronics as it influences contemporary

TABLA RASA GALLERY in partnership with chashama presents the exhibition "Ars Nova", is borrowed from a term which generally applies to a musical style from the Late Middle Ages, from Thursday, January 14 - Saturday, February 20, 2016, with an Artists Reception on Thursday, January 14.
Beyond South Brooklyn

TABLA RASA GALLERY in partnership with chashama presents the exhibition "Ars Nova", is borrowed from a term which generally applies to a musical style from the Late Middle Ages, from Thursday, January

Gallery Players continues its 49th season with Seussical, the fantastic family musical based on the books of Dr. Seuss, opening January 30th at 7:30pm and running through February 21, 2016.
Park Slope

It's the last week to see the Gallery Players production of Seussical, the fantastic family musical based on the books of Dr.

United Photo Industries is thrilled to announce their next exhibition in the new storefront gallery in the heart of DUMBO Brooklyn, JUA KALI by Tahir Karmali, an exciting and emerging photographic talent, with an opening reception on Thursday, February 4, 2016, from 6 to 9 PM.
DUMBO

United Photo Industries is thrilled to announce their next exhibition in the new storefront gallery in the heart of DUMBO Brooklyn, JUA KALI by Tahir Karmali, an exciting and emerging photographic tal

Ask Me Another presents George Takei live at The Bell House in Gowanus on Monday, January 11, 2016.
Gowanus

This is one of those events at The Bell House that we love and saw SELL OUT faster than we could get a ticket!

BRIC is pleased to present the world premiere of The Spinning Wheel, an explosive multimedia performance, along with an interactive gallery exhibition, by hip hop theater artist and musician Baba Israel, from January 8 to 16, 2016.
Beyond South Brooklyn

BRIC is pleased to present the world premiere of The Spinning Wheel, an explosive multimedia performance, along with an interactive gallery exhibition, by hip hop theater artist and musician Baba Isra

The Best Images on The South Brooklyn Network from 2015
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

HAPPY 2016 from The South Brooklyn Network!

2015 was a great year in Brooklyn.

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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!"