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Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

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

Conservative voters will elect Downtown’s next Congressman, insiders say

Politics: The fate of Downtown neighborhoods from Brooklyn Heights to Clinton Hill may be decided by voters in southern Brooklyn, which tends to lean more to the right than much of the borough. Comment

Teen mugged by female mob, cops say

Crime: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Urban farmer lets you buy eggs — straight from the source

Why didn’t the chicken cross Dean Street? Because she was poppin’ out eggs at this Crown Heights hen farm! Comment

Putnam Triangle foes fight to save hated plaza

Critics who once opposed a Clinton Hill pedestrian mall have become the mini-park’s largest supporters — blasting a city plan to hack away a corner of the open space to make room for buses. Comments (1)

Feminist fete at Brooklyn Museum

Art: Feminist icons, artists, and scores of revelers partied at Brooklyn Museum’s annual Brooklyn Artist Ball on Wednesday. Comment
Bar Scrawl: This Fort Greene bar combines two things Brooklynites love: bicycles and drinking. Comment

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