Starting May 1, buying local and giving local will multiply in a big way on Smith Street. By Brooklyn—the only shop exclusively selling fine goods made in Brooklyn—is partnering with the Brooklyn Community Foundation to incentivize shoppers to make their … Continue reading
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EXTENDED THROUGH TUESDAY, DECEMBER 24, because we should. Local, independent businesses across the country, including dozens with online stores, are banding together to give a portion of purchases to literally any charity you choose. By Brooklyn is joining this … Continue reading
Dog party number two, this time celebrating the Germans!
One only has to walk the streets of Red Hook to see the destruction that Hurricane Sandy has wrought on this community. Most businesses and residences have been severely flooded; there is scarce electricity; and many basic needs are unmet. … Continue reading
South Brooklyn Unites Starting Saturday, November 3, South Brooklyn small businesses are coming together to support our fellow business owners hit hard by Hurricane Sandy in Red Hook. Most of them lost everything including equipment and materials. They can’t open. … Continue reading