Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

Covering: Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Crown Heights, Bedford-Stuyvesant

Cinema: Marilyn Monroe is finally getting the big-screen bash she deserves. Comment

Marilyn Monroe’s sexy six

Marilyn Monroe’s sexy six

Cinema: The Brooklyn Academy of Music Marily Monroe retrospective features 14 films that explore the varied career of the ultimate blonde bombshell. Here’s a look at Norma Jean’s “sexy six” — and what makes them so scintillating. Comment
Art: It’s quite a coup for Bed-Stuy’s Brooklynite Gallery. Comments (1)
The crumbling Admirals Row will finally be transformed into a giant supermarket and retail and industrial space under the latest redevelopment plan unveiled by the Brooklyn Navy Yard this week. Comments (1)

Town Hall meeting to save Fort Greene Park

In this park, the soccer field is a dust bowl, the tennis courts are cracked, and portable toilets have long replaced the broken bathrooms. But the Fort Greene Park Conservancy wants to find an answer — this Thursday! Comment

Gunpoint mugging on St. James Place

Crime: “Give me your phone or I will shoot you,” he said. Plus all the other crime reports from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (3)
Atlantic Yards: The team promises to plant 300 trees in the area around the controversial Barclays Center. Comments (9)

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