Good afternoon, Greenpointers.
It seems like we’re going on 15 straight days of cloudy, overcast skies. That’s reason enough to stick close to home, but luckily, our Greenpointers Valentine’s Market also makes a strong case for it.
Unfortunately, closures continue to ramp up in the neighborhood. Many locals were devastated to see that Mr. Berry had closed up shop for good. The Breakers also closed, and DNA Footwear looks set to bid adieu to the neighborhood.
Looking to part with that shirt you don’t wear anymore? Gem House is hosting a clothing swap this Sunday. For more weekend events, check out our round-up here. We also have a Community Cookbook recipe.
In and around North Brooklyn
“Williamsburg. What Happened?” asks the New York Times.
Real estate’s hottest amenity? Open streets.