Daily Archives: January 18, 2013

Food & Drink Korzo1

Have you had your dose of Korzo goulash today? Have a neighborhood photo to share? Send it to editor@southslopenews.com, add it to the South Slope News Flickr Group, or tag it #southslope on Instagram, and we’ll post it to the site.
News Green-Wood Gates

This year marks the 175th anniversary of Green-Wood Cemetery, and the 150th anniversary for the Brooklyn Historical Society. To celebrate, the two cultural powerhouses are joining together, in a collaboration of resources, to develop new projects, and expand the audiences for both institutions. “Through this mutually beneficial partnership,” noted today’s press release, “GWHF and BHS
Holidays Martin_Luther_King_-_March_on_Washington

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, which will be observed this Monday, January 21, is intended to be a day of service and peace. Federal and state offices are closed so people can get out and volunteer. Read further for places you can serve our neighbors or, since schools will be closed, where you can take
Real Estate Luxury 3 Bed 4th Ave Btwn 19th and 20th

In the market for a new rental? You’re in luck, because we’ve put together some of our favorite listings from the neighborhood this week. Check ‘em out and let us know what you think: 4th Avenue between 15th and 16th Street Looking for a bright one bedroom, close to the subway? This listing by Betancourt
Transportation Prospect Ave Bench

Those waiting for the B63 will now have a place to rest their weary feet, after new benches popped up along 5th Ave this week. We spotted one at Prospect Ave and another at 14th Street. Are there others further down the route?
Kids & Family MiddleGradeBookClub_newdate

If you’re trying to find a way to get your tween excited about reading, look no further than Powerhouse on 8th (1111 8th Ave). South Slope’s newest bookstore will premiere their Middle Grade Book Club, for kids ages 9 to 13, on Wednesday, February 6th, from 5:30pm – 6:30pm. Hosted by childrens’ book blogger, Jordan B.
History Where is it 1

Do you know where this old post office sits? You’ll win bragging rights, and our undying admiration. That’s really all anybody needs, isn’t it?