A collection of some the more uplifting stories from neighborhoods near Park Slope this past week.
Filmmaker documents changing face of Williamsburg.
Bedford-Stuyvesant Putting Students First
StudentsFirst, the national organization started by Michelle Rhee, is working to build its membership in Bed-Stuy.
Smith Canteen Bakes Up Guilt-Free Cookies
The Carroll Gardens bake shop donates proceeds from one delicious disc to Carroll Park.
Fort Greene / Clinton Hill
Baptism by Fire: Clinton Hill Church Rebuilds After Christmas Time Blaze
The Episcopal Church of St. Luke and St. Matthew's resolve to act as a community hub only strengthened by Dec. 23 fire.
Student Artists Affected by Pratt Fire Start Fundraising Campaign
The money raised will be used to create new work and to fund a massive group show.
Prospect Heights-Grown Thai Noodle Truck Hits the Streets
Pacific Street resident opens Bangkok-inspired food truck.
YMCA’s Kick-Off Annual Fundraiser at Park Slope Armory March 5
Don’t miss this campaign to help provide financial assistance for those in need.
The 24-year-old Ditmas Park woman, killed during Superstorm Sandy, was known for her love of animals.