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Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

Covering: Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Crown Heights, Bedford-Stuyvesant

One suspect collared in Pratt student beating

Police arrested one teenager from a group of five that savagely beat a Pratt Institute student before robbing him in Clinton Hill last Friday. Comments (3)
Brooklyn Angle: The city cut the ribbon on a new — and protected! — bike lane on Sands Street. Finally, Brooklyn has what civilized cities have had for decades. Comments (6)

It’s a wine win! Greene Grape hauls in another honor

Shopping: The city’s famously wine-loving CEO has finally recognized what Fort Greene residents have known for years: The Greene Grape wine store and the neighboring Greene Grape Provisions is the best. Comments (3)

This crime is half-baked

Crime: A thief gets his dough at a local bakery. Plus all the other crime news from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (2)

Put out a blanket and hear some great books in Fort Greene Park

Books: Fort Greene’s pen-wielding luminaries — we’re talking Colson Whitehead, Toure, and Nelson George — will be leaving their fortresses of literary solitude for the Summer Literary Festival next Saturday. Comments (1)

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