The 12th Annual Brooklyn School PTA 5K Fundraiser is Saturday.

This Saturday, May 11th, is the Brooklyn PTA 5K Fun Run in Prospect Park. Every year in May Brooklyn school PTAs hold this fundraiser and all are welcome to participate. This is the 12th year of this event! You don’t need to have a child in school to support your local area elementary. Jogging, walking, strolling, and scooting are all […]

Participatory Budgeting kicking off tonight in Carroll Gardens.

We’ve blogged before about coming out to vote on participatory budgeting projects for our area but have never blogged about the idea phase. Basically before a project is even picked to vote on there are community meetings with input from the public about what needs improvement. Here’s a bit about it below from Brad Lander’s […]

Tour BASIS Independent School in Red Hook

  The new private school in Red Hook called BASIS Independent Brooklyn at 556 Columbia Street will be holding tours throughout January.  The school serves Pre-K to 10th graders for now but will serve up to 12th grade in the coming years.  When plans were announced for this school it caused a controversy with some […]