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0 Photo Finish: Dogs Of Brooklyn

Hey, look over there! What? What’s over there?! Keep on sharing photos with us at editor@fortgreenefocus.com, add them to our Flickr group, or tag them #ftgfocus on Instagram, and we’ll post them on the site. Also, like us on Facebook, or follow us…




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0 Tonight: NYPD Brooklyn North Community Forum

Tonight is our community’s first chance to collectively meet and greet Assistant Chief Jeffrey Maddrey, who just took over the role of commanding officer of the NYPD’s Patrol Borough Brooklyn North — a coverage area that includes our 88th Precinct,…


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0 Weekday Events: Maps, Poets, And Green Infrastructure

Here’s this week’s roundup of neighborhood events taking place through Friday morning. We’ll have your weekend schedule guide on Friday and as always, let us know if there’s anything we’re missing by emailing editor@fortgreenefocus.com! MONDAY, MARCH 30 NYPD Brooklyn North…





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0 Brooklyn News Roundup: Week Of March 23-27

After a busy week, here’s a chance to catch up on some of the news happening outside of our neighborhood! We’ve pulled together some of the most interesting recent stories from our sister sites that are worth a read this…


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Tonight: NYPD Brooklyn North Community Forum

Tonight is our community’s first chance to collectively meet and greet Assistant Chief Jeffrey Maddrey, who just took over the role of commanding officer of the NYPD’s Patrol Borough Brooklyn North — a coverage area that includes our 88th Precinct, as well as the 73rd, 75th 77th, 79th, 81st, 83rd, 84th, 90th, and 94th Precincts.…

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Fort Greene-Clinton Hill Apartment Rental Roundup: Two Beds Under $3k

Looking for a new place to call home? We’ve rounded up some interesting two bed Fort Greene and Clinton Hill apartment listings under $3,000 per month — take a look at the details, and let us know what you think. Lots of luck in your search! By the Navy Yard, with Perks Available: April 1 Price:…

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Starbucks Will Join Existing Coffee Hubs On Myrtle Avenue

The rumors are true: Starbucks is coming to Fort Greene/Clinton Hill. The Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership announced the international chain’s impending arrival today on their blog, noting that it would fill the vacant space at 394 Myrtle Avenue, between Vanderbilt and Clermont Avenues — former home to Home & U discount store. An opening date…

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88th Precinct Crime Statistics: Slight Increases In Almost Every Category

Types of crime that saw fewer numbers this week, compared to last week, were rape (down to 0 from 1), robbery (down to 2 from 3), burglary (1 from 2), and auto thefts (1 from 7). This week’s data reversed the increases seen last week from the previous week before that. Slight upticks were seen in felony…