What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   LOCAL NEWS - BROOKLYN

     Home  >  Articles  >  Local News - Brooklyn

search articles
search by
search by
    

New York Red Bulls Kick-Start 'New York's Got Wings' Campaign
The Red Bulls, New York's only professional soccer team, kick-started an initiative to energize soccer programs and camps throughout the five boroughs. (read the story...)

3rd Annual NYC August Wilson Monologue Competiton Winners Announced
Competitors in the 3rd Annual NYC August Wilson Monologue Competition, an annual celebration of Wilson’s life and work presented by the LeAp arts-in-education organization, hailed from all five boroughs. The three winners will go on to compete at the national competition on May 9. (read the story...)

Public Advocate Bill de Blasio Asks NYC Parents of Students with Disabilities to Take Special Ed Survey This April
Bill de Blasio, Public Advocate of the City of New York, asks parents of students with disabilities to take a "Spotlight on Special Ed" survey this month to help parents' voices be heard in the New York City Department of Education. (read the story...)

Kaktus Kids Opens in Brooklyn
Kaktus Kids, opened its doors in February and offers a variety of stylish clothes for newborns up to young teens, including brands like Mona Lisa, Fore Axel and Hudson, Flowers by Zoe, Diesel, and Monster Republic. (read the story...)

Brooklyn Students Breathe New Life into August Wilson's Work
As part of a national competition, Learning through an Expanded Arts Program (LeAp) presented the 3rd Annual NYC August Wilson Monologue Competition. The preliminary competition at Brooklyn Theatre Arts High School in Brooklyn was held March 28. Students performed two- to three-minute monologues of their choosing from one of August Wilson’s renowned works from his Century Cycle plays. (read the story...)

Bay Ridge Bakery Tapped to Make Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney's BIrthday Cake
Nick Nikolopoulos, pastry chef and owner of Bay Ridge Bakery, was tapped to make a birthday cake for Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, which he presented during a birthday party February 23 at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers. (read the story...)

Park Slope Day Camp Celebrates 20 Year Milestone
The day camp that began with nothing but a little passion and a homemade flyer will celebrate its 20th anniversary this summer. Though it started with just 35 campers, in June Park Slope Day Camp (PSDC) will welcome back hundreds of campers and a full staff. (read the story...)

Brooklyn Lacrosse Coach Honored for Teaching His Players Life Lessons
Brooklyn Prospect Charter School Lacrosse Coach Craig Cetrulo won the Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA)'s Double-Goal Coach® Award, presented by Liberty Mutual Insurance. Coach Certulo received the award for his positive impact on the young athletes he teaches. (read the story...)

Brooklyn Cultural Adventure Program Receives 2010 National Arts & Humanities Youth Program Award
Brooklyn Cultural Adventures Program (BCAP) was awarded a 2010 National Arts & Humanities Youth Program Award by First Lady Michelle Obama in October. (read the story...)

Family Resource Centers Offer Free Information and Support to NYC Residents
The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene funds nine Family Resource Centers (FRCs) throughout New York City, which opened last fall and now offer a full menu of services to local families. (read the story...)

New Places and Programs for Kids and Families in Brooklyn - November 2010
Triumphant Journeys now offers a life coaching certification program for educators; New York Guitar Academy opened a new location in Park Slope. (read the story...)

826 NYC: The Brooklyn Superhero Supply Company's Secret (Literacy) Weapon
The Brooklyn Superhero Supply Company in Park Slope houses the non-profit 826 NYC - together, these organizations lead local children in the fight against crime and poor grammar. (read the story...)

New Places, New Programs for Kids and Families in Brooklyn - September 2010
Learn about two new Brooklyn businesses - Spa-Di-Da, a spa party center for kids, and the art room, a fine arts school - that cater to kids and families. (read the story...)

New Places, New Programs for Kids in Brooklyn - June 2010
Check out these new additions to the Brooklyn area that cater to kids and families. (read the story...)

Family Outing: Brooklyn's Prospect Park
Families looking for some outdoor activity in Brooklyn are sure to find something that interests them in Prospect Park. Spanning 585 acres, the park is situated between many popular neighborhoods and attractions and has something to offer everyone, from picnics to carousel rides to sea lion shows. (read the story...)

New Places, New Programs for Kids in Brooklyn - May 2010
Check out these new additions to Brooklyn catering to children and families. (read the story...)

Bill Cosby Shows Support for Brooklyn Public Libraries
Actor and comedian Bill Cosby shows his support for the Brooklyn Public Library system and encourages community members to take action in the "Support Our Shelves" campaign. (read the story...)

New York City Public School Students Exhibit Their Art Work at the Guggenheim Museum
A Year with Children 2010: Selected Works from Learning Through Art, an annual exhibition showcasing artwork by elementary school students in the second-through sixth-grades will be on display at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. (read the story...)

New Places, New Programs for Kids in Brooklyn - February 2010
Check out some new additions to Brooklyn catering to kids and families. (read the story...)

New Places, New Programs for Kids in Brooklyn - December 2009
Check out a new addition to the Brooklyn area - an educational program catering to creative kids. (read the story...)

New Places, New Programs in Brooklyn- May '09
Read about Creative Cooks' programs for kids & The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music's new Music Adventures Teachers Training Institute... (read the story...)

BRAND NEW STUDIO SPACE FOR COVENANT BALLET THEATRE OF BROOKLYN, INC.
(read the story...)

Expansion at New York Methodist Hospital: Pediatric Surgery
hanks to a recent expansion, New York Methodist Hospital (NYM), in Park Slope, can now provide on-site pediatric surgical care 24 hours a day, seven days a week. (read the story...)

New Programs at Old Stone House in Park Slope
For many years, the Old Stone House (OSH) had been that small house at the back of a somewhat scary park. But in just a few years, OSH has spearheaded a variety of programs that have become neighborhood staples. (read the story...)

Park Slope Happening House
Kids face the big questions daily at the Hootenanny Art House, Park Slope’s newest destination for diminutive denizens of the neighborhood. Co-founders Kira Smith and Pete Heitmann hope the youngsters will find answers, or at least make rocket ships out of cardboard boxes. (read the story...)


Result Page:  « Previous   (1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10)   Next »


Ladybug Learning Club
917-856-5884
Ladybug Learning Club is a family owned and operat...

Ultimate GaGa & Ultimate 575
575 Underhill Blvd.
Syosset , NY
516-921-GAGA
Welcome to Ultimate GaGa, the first indoor arena a...

Briarcliff Pediatric Dentistry
325 S. Highland Ave.
Briarcliff Manor, NY
914-762-4151
At Briarcliff Pediatric Dentistry, we believe in p...

New York Yankees
Yankee Stadium
Bronx, NY
212-926-5337
For that special fan in your life, the New York Ya...

Commerce Park Children's Dentistry and Orthodontics
4702 Main St.
Bridgeport, CT
203-371-8282
With two convenient locations in Bridgeport and Hu...

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2015 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE