Brownstoner’s Brooklyn Flea will be setting up in Dumbo at 76 Front Street (photo above, in the 70 Washington Street building) between January 10 – March 29, 2009 each Saturday and Sunday between 11am and 6pm. According to a Gothamist post today, the space is smaller than the outdoor flea in Fort Greene and will accommodate 30 vendors (a fifth of the normal Flea space). The winter Flea location is around the corner from Brownstoner’s Dumbo offices, and there will be “one or two “interesting food trucks” out front. And bathrooms,” according to a NY Mag post.
Ever notice the blue cliffs rising in Brooklyn Bridge Park? They’ll soon make up North America’s largest outdoor bouldering facility.
Dumbo may not be a predictably tranquil neighborhood, per se, but a new exhibit by local artist CAM will bring the peaceful world of asanas to the neighborhood.
Photo by Barbara Eldredge Only longtime Brooklynites will remember the days before this war memorial was closed to the public. After being shuttered for 25 years, Cadman Park’s War Memorial is finally being renovated back to life.
Brooklyn Bridge Park has two messages for New Yorkers: OY! YO!
Last week we reported on WNYC’s coverage of the income disparity between Dumbo and Farragut Houses residents. This week WNYC is back in the nabe, taking a look at the middle school that will be housed in 60 Water Street. Their segment includes interviews with Two Trees’ Jed Walantas — the developer of 60 Water — and the Dumbo…