We’ve got news on a hit and run crash in Clinton Hill, an art event organized by Laurie Cumbo to help local girls speak out against street harassment and Tish James facing fines on rental property in Fort Greene.
Spring is in full swing – and so are FAB Fridays. Get the lowdown on today’s fest and other weekend events in our news wrap.
Read about a sexual assault in an area middle school and a fire in Clinton Hill over the weekend, plus a library re-opening in this morning’s news wrap.
Read about a fire in Clinton Hill, a Community Board 2 meeting and a jazz festival in this morning’s news wrap.
A car caught fire this afternoon on Lefferts Place and Grand Avenue.
A van spontaneously exploded on Lefferts Place near Classon Avenue on Monday evening. No one was injured, according to an FDNY spokesman.
Expect to see military vehicles around the nabe tonight and tomorrow morning for a disaster simulation at the Barclays Center. Also, get news on a wave of restaurants and bars coming to DeKalb Avenue, and opposition to filming in the nabe.
It was a violent start to the weekend, when two men were shot and killed in Fort Greene Park on Friday night. Also on Friday, a girl was struck by a vehicle on Washington Avenue between Gates Avenue and Fulton Street. Get this and other news in our daily round-up.