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Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

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

Theater: Cate Blanchett revival of Tennesse Williams classic is already sold out at BAM. Comments (1)

More drug busts in Clinton Hill

Crime: Cops have busted 11 alleged crack dealers who “controlled” an intersection with their brazen sales. Comments (2)

Wanted: Bald smoker with a 5 o’clock shadow

Crime: Someone stole toiletries from the Target. Plus all the other crime news from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment
The makeover of Commodore Barry Park is a single, not a home run. Comments (1)

Ruth West, founder of Ruthie’s restaurant, is dead at 76

Ruth West, known as much for her delicious pineapple layer cake and barbecued ribs as for her love of Fort Greene and the exacting standards she upheld at her two “Ruthie’s” restaurants, has died from pancreatic cancer. She was 76. Comments (7)

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