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Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

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

Tragically hip: Play looks at the ‘Last Hipster in Brooklyn’

Theater: What is a hipster, anyway? Comments (1)
Nightlife: Burlesque is the new black. Comments (1)

Launching into song: Astronaut opera opens at BAM

Music: It is a literal space opera! Comment

Police: Teen was hiding assault rifle under his jacket

Crime: Police arrested a teen on Tuesday night who they say was walking along a Bedford-Stuyvesant street with an assault rifle stuffed under his coat. Comment

Bathroom bandit swipes woman’s wallet

Crime: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

DeBlasio looks to the future at BAM’s annual MLK tribute

BoroBeat: Monday marked the 48th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s death — but Mayor DeBlasio is already thinking about the 50th. Comment

Police release footage of two armed robberies in Bedford-Stuyvesant last week

Crime: Police are hunting for the perpetrators of two separate armed robberies at Bedford-Stuyvesant stores last week, and have released security footage of both crimes in their quest for justice. Comment

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