Brooklyn

No Santa at This Public School in Brooklyn
One of the best parts about December when I was growing up was the classroom parties. All season long we would learn about different holidays and how people celebrate all over the world. I still have coloring pages filled with Kwanzaa, Hanukkah and Christmas themes colored, poorly, in and signed by …
New York Lawmaker Wants Fines For Cell Phone Use On Bicycles
We all know that driving and using your cell phone is a deadly combination, whether you’re texting or making a call. But what about while riding a bike? According to Gothamist.com, Brooklyn council member Mark Treyger thinks riding your bike while using your cell phone without a hands free de…
Is the Hudson Valley the New Brooklyn?
After all these years, we are finally cool! The latest edition of Hudson Valley Magazine is all about our area becoming the “in” place to be. Olivia Abel from Hudson Valley Magazine talked about the trend on one of our sister stations on Tuesday. If you walk around Beacon, Ki…
Brooklyn Winter – Week of 12/2/13
Welcome to December! I don’t know of a better way to celebrate the kick-off to the holidays than warming up with a growler of Brooklyn Winter Ale.  “Winter” isn’t an actual beer style, but it’s understood that most Winter beers are full bodied and a bit higher…