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0 Photo Finish: A Little Night — And Sight — Music

“One of those nights.” The New York City skyline, as seen from the Brooklyn Navy Yard. 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…



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0 Sandbox Pack And Ship Now Offers Mobile Mail Pick-Up

Talk about convenience: Sandbox Pack & Ship (417 Myrtle Avenue) has debuted door-to-door mail pick-up service, making it easier for us to keep up our harried, over-scheduled workday schedules! In all seriousness, though, the mobile service is incredibly useful for those with…






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0 Happy Anniversary, Jill Lindsey!

When designer, entrepreneur, and businesswoman Jill Lindsey opened her eponymously named store at 370 Myrtle Avenue (between Adelphi Street and Clermont Avenue) last May, it was solely a lifestyle boutique filled with a fun, vibrant, and carefully curated collection of accessories, clothing,…




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Here’s The Upcoming Community Board 2 Meeting Schedule For Fall 2015

Summer’s almost over, which means school and meetings for many civic organizations are almost back in session. Amongst those kicking off a new year is Brooklyn Community Board 2 (CB 2), which returns Wednesday, September 9 for their 6pm General Meeting, to be held at Ryerson Tower (309 Lafayette Avenue, at St. James Place). The other…

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The First Navy Green Townhouses Hit The Market At $1.9M And $2.1M

The first 10 completed townhouses in the Navy Green project have now hit the market, asking prices such as $1.9 million and $2.1 million for three-bedroom and four-bedroom spaces, respectively. Located on Clermont Avenue between Park and Flushing Avenues, they will eventually be part of a community of 23 single-family, market-rate townhomes — between 17-35 Clermont Avenues…

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First Bite: Zero Waste Dinner At Saucy [By Nature] On Fulton Street

This past Tuesday, September 1 was the first day of business for new 884 Fulton Street arrival, Saucy — short for popular Brooklyn-based catering/former condiment company Saucy By Nature — and we knew we’d have to see and taste the zero-waste, daily menu change model for ourselves. First up was deciding between the four…

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No Earth-Shattering Disruptions On A Handful Of Subway Lines This Week

Below you’ll find Fort Greene and Clinton Hill subway changes this week on the 2, 3, 4, 5, A, B, C, D, G, N, Q, and R lines in Brooklyn, plus the Franklin Avenue shuttle. Check back later this week to see what’s happening this weekend. Changes via MTA.info. 3 Line Rockaway Avenue and Van Siclen…