Author Sheepshead Bites

Events Photo courtesy of Brooklyn Public Library

Our Streets, Our Stories wants to provide community members with the tools and technology to share their Brooklyn memorabilia and culture heritage materials with the world. Many items that can help tell Brooklyn’s story are sitting forgotten in apartments and basements all over the borough, being lost due to improper storage conditions and neglect. The…

Photos Photo by George Burshteyn

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Transportation Photo by ricangeekn

Below you’ll find early week Sheepshead Bay subway changes on the B, F and Q lines in Brooklyn. Check back later this week to see what’s happening this weekend. Changes via B Line Brighton Beach-bound B trains run local from Prospect Park to Kings Highway. Days, 9:45am to 3pm, Wednesdays to Fridays until September 18. Please…

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In a dramatic effort to offer every Jew the opportunity to begin the New Year on a spiritual footing, the Brooklyn Jewish Xperience (BJX) organization, is offering free High Holiday services to the entire Brooklyn community. Throughout history, the sale of High Holiday seats helped synagogues defray various operating expenses. So why is BJX doing…

Events Brighton Beach Jubilee

The 39th Annual Brighton Jubilee will take place on Sunday, August 30 from 10am-6pm. The Jubilee is a multi-block festival that runs along Brighton Beach Avenue turning down Coney Island Avenue to the beach, attracting record crowds of over 125,000 every year. The Jubilee has become one of Brooklyn’s most popular summer events. Enjoy blocks…

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HHC Coney Island Hospital staff greeted more than 40 bicyclists from HHC Woodhull Hospital’s “Kids Ride Club” on August 14. Riders began the 40-mile ride from Long Island City with a rest-stop at HHC Coney Island Hospital for lunch before continuing the ride back to HHC Woodhull Medical Center. Many of the riders were from north Brooklyn, ranging in…

Announcements ParkWhiz

What’s worse than driving in to Manhattan? Finding parking in Manhattan. Between alternate side parking and city traffic, driving downtown can be difficult, but driving in just got easier thanks to a new start-up called ParkWhiz. ParkWhiz allows drivers to book garage and lot parking near their destination with one click. Just type in your…

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