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Bluiett

Bed Stuy’s Got The Blues


Bluiett at Sista’s Place In these tough times,  sometimes we need to dwell on our gloom. You can find some good local blues music this week at Dean Street, For My Sweet, and Sista’s Place. Dean Street – Live Jazz & Blues on Nov. 8th at 8pm               755 […]

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Bed-Stuy Alive!


Welcome to the 7th Annual Bed-Stuy Alive! October 8th – 16th, 2011 The 7th Annual Bed-Stuy Alive!, which runs from  October 8th – October 16th, 2011, celebrates Bedford Stuyvesant’s vibrant business, cultural and artistic communities while promoting pride among its residents. The annual event introduces thousands of visitors to Bed-Stuy’s shops, businesses, distinguished art scene […]

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Bazaar to end all Bazaars: the Brooklyn Night Bazaar


Brooklyn Night Bazaar @ Dekalb Market Independent vendors. Food. Live Music. Art. Beer Garden. Outdoors at Night. Sunday October 9, 2011 – 5PM to Midnight Mayhem? Sure thing… Now featuring the inaugural Brooklyn Night Bazaar to be held at Dekalb Market for a (one, and only) single night – Sunday, October 9th, from 5:00PM to 12 Midnight. The inspiration […]

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Weekend Stories at the Macon Branch Library


And yes, I am talking to you Bed-Stuy… Weekend Stories for Preschoolers: Have fun at the library and get your child ready to read! Weekend Stories is a program for children 3 -5 years old and their parents or caregivers to encourage reading. In this special six session series, families and friends will enjoy stories and activities […]

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Bed-Stuy Food and Family Day 2011


Check out the Bed-Stuy Food and Family Day, Saturday October 1st. It will be a day full of FREE healthy food, fun exercise demonstrations, local farm tours, free medical and nutrition talks and more. From 9:30AM – 4:00PM, come down to Restoration Plaza at 1368 Fulton Street to check out the series of events: One […]

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2nd Annual New England Style Lobster Dinner for Imani Garden


This will be a repeat of last year’s fantastic New England Style lobster dinner fund raiser to support the work of Imani Garden.  On Saturday, October 8th, The Imani Garden Volunteer team will be steaming lobster outdoors on a bed of seaweed along with fresh corn on the cob.  They are getting the lobsters fresh from Maine the […]

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Rebirth Poetry Jam – Bushbaby Lounge


Bushbaby, one of our local gems, has been offering a multitude of events since they opened a few years ago. Adam Reichardt, one of our contributors, was lucky enough to catch their open-mic night on April 30, 2011 and turn it into a really cool piece: For more information about Bushbaby Tea House, check out their facebook page […]

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Nothing but Networking at Bed-Stuy’s Fashion Rock


the networking event… The Bed-Stuy Gateway Business Improvement District invites you to share wine and hors d’oeuvres with local businesses, residents, and community leaders. You may know about Bed-Stuy’s rich history, but have you met the folks who are making it now? You may know a few folks on your block, but have you met […]

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Select Bus Service coming to Nostrand Avenue!


Please join the NYC Department of Transportation (DOT) and MTA New York City Transit (NYCT) for their next meeting of the Nostrand Avenue/Rogers Avenue Select Bus Service Community Advisory Committee (CAC) on Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 6:30 pm.  The meeting will take place at the Brooklyn College Student Center (Campus Road and East 27th Street) in the Bedford Lounge, 2nd […]

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Bed-Stuy Underground: The scene that has always been


Earthquakes, hurricanes, debt and foreclosures, and foreign wars have heaps of people talking about the ‘end times’ and the meaning of life. Perhaps reaching back and finding context in historic works of art can show us that there have always been tough times… The Divine Comedy, also known as the Divina Commedia, by Dante Alighieri […]

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