October Events in and Around the City by Shyda Hoque

While it might not feel like fall just yet there are plenty of activities happening around NYC.  Here are just a few worth mentioning… Bric Jazz Fest–  A kick-off concert with Antibalas.  There will be a week long showing of jazz-related films and talks followed by a marathon of performances from October 18th through October 20th. For more […]

Halloween-Themed Outdoor Flicks.

Many of you may think that the season of outdoor films is over but this is not the case. Some free outdoor films are still being screened and this one in Owls Head Park coming up on October 25th should be a good one.  The film is called Dead Snow (description below) and it begins […]

Spotlight on Townhouse Newly Listed in Carroll Gardens!

We just listed this gorgeous multi-family townhouse on a beautiful tree-lined street. You can read more below and check out the listing on Streeteasy.  Also view our gallery below! Ready to invest in Carroll Gardens? Look no further than 363 Sackett Street in Carroll Gardens. This townhouse is available for the first time after decades of family […]

There is Still Time! Calling Artists to Show at Our Space During Red Hook Open Studios.

We posted last month that we’d be opening up our Van Brunt office for local artists who wanted to show their work during Red Hook open studios. We’ve gotten some response and Jane will be curating one artist but there is plenty of room for another. If you’d like to submit please see the info […]

Brooklyn in The Fall.

This weekend is going to be our first real taste of fall weather. We have already seen a few trees turning in Prospect Park and are feeling the spirit of the season. October brings with it some wonderful events around our lovely borough, plus a couple of pretty big celebrations, one involving costumes and one […]

Halloween Decor Starts in Brooklyn.

There is so much to do in Brooklyn during the month of October. One of our favorite things is just walking around close to Halloween and looking at all the spooky decor. We’ve noticed that people have begun putting their outdoor decorations up and we have snapped a couple of photos here and there to […]

Brooklyn Daytripper: Kedler’s Farm

It’s apple picking season and there are so many farms in driving distance around the New York and New Jersey area. You can easily find one an hour or so away but we drove just a tad further to avoid the crowds. Kelder’s Farm in Kerhonkson, NY is just under 2 hours if you leave […]

Widow Jane’s 6th Anniversary Party.

We remember when Widow Jane moved into the space at 218 Conover in our neck of the woods and recall being thrilled and knowing they would do well here in Red Hook. We’ve celebrated anniversaries with them in the past years and are pleased to announce their 6th anniversary celebration coming up on October 12th. […]

News from The Longshoreman Bar.

We had posted a blog when we found out about our new neighbors taking over at 215 Columbia, which used to be Toby’s Public House. The Longshoreman, an Italian bistro who still has no social media or website we could find, is supposed to open sometime this fall. We wanted to post the latest news we […]

Photos from the “Are You Coffee Fit?” Workshop

On September 22nd we attended Are You Coffee Fit?, an interactive workshop exploring the health benefits of coffee. We know these photos are a little delayed but better late than never! The event was in Boerum Hill at Abbotsford Rd and was co-hosted by Triomph Fitness. You can read our blog leading up to the event here! It was […]