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“For My Sweet” Jazz Club At it Again


Jazzy Mondays presents the wondrous, enchanting vocalist/pianist; Ms. Efacho Okeke (pron. Ee-fa-cho O-kay-kay). Born in Nigeria and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Efacho Okeke is truly an International delight. Trained in classical and jazz, Efacho began studying classical piano at age 10. At age 15 she began studying jazz as well.  She has also received […]

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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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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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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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Bed-Stuy Backyard Garden Party! Tomorrow, August 25th


the networking… 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 anyone […]

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Jazzy Mondays in Bed-Stuy!


For those in the know, For My Sweet is a little local garden that hosts events and the growing “Jazzy Mondays” music series. Bed-Stuy’s hottest local jazz artists are packing this place every week for the past couple of months now – and you are invited! This Monday, August 15th, join former Gil Scott-Heron Band […]

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12th Annual KIDflix Film Fest of Bed-Stuy


The 12th annual KIDflix Film Fest is going to be OUT OF CONTROL! So much stuff will be happening that it is hard for me to even concentrate… This (FREE) event will showcase more than just films from across the African Diaspora, and will also include live performances, Q&A’s with the directors, art workshops, and, […]

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Party down on Fulton!


Food and wine flowed freely over discussions of race, art, and what it means to be a part of a community. This past Thursday, the “Crown Heights Gold” exhibit at Bed-Stuy’s  premier art gallery. Funded in part by the Bed-Stuy Gateway BID and Bed-Stuy Restoration, hundreds attended the opening to a series of thought-provoking multimedia exhibits. […]

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As Above So Below Cultural Store


“As above so below” is considered an extremely important ‘Hermetic maxim’ – one in a series of thought-provoking works in ancient history which formed the basis of astrology, alchemy, and metaphysics. A combination of Egyptian, Hellenistic, and Arabic teachings, the Hermetic texts attempt to explain the connection between the macrocosm and the microcosm, and the […]

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