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The New St. Ann’s Warehouse Inaugural Season begins with a Ribbon Cutting on October 6 at their new home in the Tobacco Warehouse in Brooklyn Bridge Park in DUMBO
DUMBO

Following an invitational ribbon-cutting October 6 at 10am and a homecoming party that night for returning staff, artists, and artisans who have built the new building, St.

Art in DUMBO today announced DUMBO’s First Thursday Gallery Walk will take place from October 1st from 6 to 9 pm, featuring exhibition openings and other special events
DUMBO

Art in DUMBO today announced DUMBO’s First Thursday Gallery Walk will take place from October 1st from 6 to 9 pm, featuring exhibition openings and other special events.

On October 8, 2015 Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy will host its third annual BROOKLYN BLACK TIE BALL honoring Michael R. Bloomberg
Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, DUMBO

On October 8, 2015 Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy (Conservancy) will host its third annual BROOKLYN BLACK TIE BALL. The Conservancy is pleased to announce that it will be honoring Michael R.

The Museum of Food and Drink (MOFAD) will open its first brick-and-mortar space in Williamsburg on October 28th.
Beyond South Brooklyn

The Museum of Food and Drink (MOFAD) will open its first brick-and-mortar space in Williamsburg on October 28th.

John Turturro lends his support to Green-Wood and is honored with the DeWitt Clinton Award for Excellence during the Green-Wood Historic Fund Gala on September 16. ©Mark D Phillips
Park Slope

As Green-Wood reinvents itself from its primary service as a cemetery, last night's Green-Wood Historic Fund Gala brought out just how much the location has evolved.

This year, the 19th consecutive year of Gowanus Open Studios, over 300 artists will invite the public into their studios on October 17-18, from noon to 6 pm on Saturday and Sunday.
Gowanus

These days “Gowanus” is a neighborhood synonymous with wedding halls, artisanal foods, and social scenes.

Photoville, on the waterfront in Brooklyn Bridge Park has become the premier photography event in the United States. ©Mark D Phillips
Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, DUMBO

UPDATE: UNITED PHOTO INDUSTRIES ADDS A DAY TO PHOTOVILLE 2015 DUE TO RECORD ATTENDANCE AND RAIN DELAYS

On Wednesday, September 16, Green-Wood presents the 2015 De Witt Clinton Award for Excellence to Malcolm MacKay and John Turturro. The emcee for the evening will be author and radio host, Kurt Andersen.
Park Slope

Each September, the Green-Wood Historic Fund presents its De Witt Clinton Award for Excellence in the arts, literature, preservation and historic research.

RISC presents War Correspondents at the Brooklyn Brewery
Beyond South Brooklyn

Former Middle East correspondent and Brooklyn Brewery founder STEVE HINDY interviews psychiatrist ANTHONY FEINSTEIN, author of "Journalists Under Fire: The Psychological Hazards of Covering War

Brooklyn Book Festival kicks off Monday, September 14th, with five weeknights of literature themed “Bookend” programs presented all over New York City, leading up to a spectacular weekend starting with a new Brooklyn Book Festival Children's Day on Saturday, September 19th, and culminating with the flagship, fourteen-stage Brooklyn Book Festival on Sunday, September 20th.
Brooklyn Heights

The popular week-long Brooklyn Book Festival kicks off Monday, September 14th, with five weeknights of literature themed “Bookend” programs presented all over New York City, leading up to a spectacula

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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!"