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Fort Greene

  1. rip
    Frank’s Cocktail Lounge Is the Perfect Bar — Frank Perkins Is the Reason WhyIn Fort Greene, a squat building houses an iconic bar that has resisted gentrification for more than four decades.
  2. kale sales
    NYC’s First Whole Foods 365 Opening Featured Long Lines and Lots of Cowbells“Honestly, it’s better than all of the Whole Foods stores in Manhattan.”
  3. openings
    Meet the ‘Double Brown,’ a BLT Served Between Two Hash Brown PattiesThe new all-day Brooklyn restaurant, Hudson Jane, has trademarked the sandwich.
  4. openings
    This New Brooklyn Restaurant Specializes in Open-Fire CookingThe Argentine chef at Mettā, opening Thursday, used to work for Francis Mallmann.
  5. space of the week
    This Airy Townhouse Is Actually Only 11 Feet WideA new architecture firm’s first project: an extremely narrow Fort Greene home.
  6. Interviews
    Meet the Francis Mallmann Disciple Who Will Only Cook With Fire in New YorkNorberto Piattoni has ambitious plans for his Fort Greene project.
  7. Afternoon Hangs
    Colonia Verde’s Next Sunday Asado Features Alex Raij and Fany GersonGrub Street’s Sierra Tishgart hosts the afternoon hangout on June 12.
  8. Openings
    A Shuko Alum Is Behind a Hidden New Japanese Restaurant in Fort GreeneAnd a bartender who hails from ZZ’s Clam Bar.
  9. It Ain't Over Yet
    For Once, a Beloved But Troubled Neighborhood Joint Won’t Actually CloseFort Greene’s Madiba was on the verge of closing but will stay open thanks to $20,000 in crowdfunding and a renegotiated lease.
  10. Opening Again
    Colonia Verde Is Back, With New Dishes and a Charming Outdoor SpaceThe Fort Greene restaurant caught fire back in February.
  11. Video Feed
    Watch a Touching Video About Colonia Verde’s Post-Fire RecoveryThe Fort Greene restaurant reopens on June 23.
  12. Fire
    Colonia Verde Damaged by Fire, Will Close for Several Weeks“Hugs are greatly appreciated.”
  13. Gentrified Brooklyn Terrorized by Purse-Stealing Old LadyThe unassuming 68-year-old struck in Park Slope and Fort Greene.
  14. Janitor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Teenager at Brooklyn School His daughter said he had worked at the school for almost 20 years.
  15. Vandals Graffiti Next to Spike Lee’s Old HouseAnd an anarchy symbol, of course.
  16. Openings
    What to Eat at Colonia Verde, the Cómodo Team’s Fort Greene RestaurantFelipe Donnelly will make good use of the wood-fired grill.
  17. Opening Soon
    Cómodo Team Opening Latin-American Restaurant in Fort GreeneIt’s called Colonia Verde.
  18. Closings
    Brooklyn Public House Closed in Fort Greene“Taking some time off to travel.”
  19. Coming Soon
    Habana Outpost Opening Takeout Sandwich ShopHabana To-Go will be open year-round.
  20. Brooklyn Resident Tells Film Crew It’s Not Welcome in These Here PartsSpotted: an angry sign. 
  21. That's So Raven
    Former Employees Set Up Shop in Former Cake Man Raven SpaceThere’s already a line down Fulton Street.
  22. Why Developers Didn’t Destroy BrooklynTwo recent movies get it wrong.
  23. Empire Building
    Matthew Kaner Working to Open Bar Covell in New YorkHollywood’s quirky, list-free wine bar is headed east.
  24. Go Fish
    Tilapia Grows in BrooklynVertiCulture’s rooftop farming mission: peace, love, vegetables, and tilapia.
  25. Openings
    What to Eat at Prospect, Bringing Urban-Farm Fare to Fort GreeneSee some dishes in our slideshow.
  26. Brooklyn Park Closes Earlier Closer to Housing ProjectsOne half of Fort Greene Park closes at 9 p.m., while the other closes at 1 a.m. Hmmm!
  27. Races Against Time
    Brooklyn Baker Must Sell 1,600 Pies Before Thanksgiving — or ElseIf Adrienne Braxton doesn’t hit her quota, she’ll have to close her bakery for good.
  28. Ch-ch-ch-changes
    Tillie’s Is on the BlockIf you’ve got $189K, you could own the coffee shop.
  29. Temporary Closings
    Health Department Shutters No. 7 (Updated)Though the restaurant’s website claims “repairs.”
  30. South Slope 49-Year-Old Is Very Good at Holding a Full Mug of Beer Outstretched in Front of His BodyHe’s headed to the national championships of … that.
  31. Neighborhood Watch
    Clambake With the Vanderbilt and Kelso’s; Free Robicelli’s CupcakesPlus: Ikea throws its annual crayfish party, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  32. Neighborhood Watch
    Japanese Pop-up From an Annisa Chef; City Chicken Wants Your Help With CoopsPlus: a beer dinner at Landmarc, a lip-smackin’ Fourth of July barbecue menu in Times Square, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood food news.
  33. Neighborhood Watch
    DB Bistro Moderne Turns Ten With a Special Menu; Bacon Bakery in the WorksPlus: Fourth of July preordering from Prime Meats, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood food news.
  34. Neighborhood Watch
    Laurent Gras Co-hosts Dinner at Aldea; Zac Young’s Drunken Donuts PartyPlus: Bar bites at a video shop, a restaurant that sells soup dumplings and bratwurst, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  35. Closings
    Moe’s Actually Definitely ClosedThe Fort Greene bar is down for the count.
  36. Neighborhood Watch
    Edi & the Wolf Announces Brunch Menu; Betel Comes to Brooklyn FleaPlus: a new happy hour, Fatty Johnson’s closes, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  37. Openings
    Walter Foods Expands to Fort GreeneAnother Williamsburg to Fort Greene expansion.
  38. New Schools Chancellor Cathie Black Gets Booed in BrooklynThe crowd chanted, “Integration, yes; segregation, no.”
  39. Next Summer, Brooklyn Flea to Split Time Between Fort Greene School Yard and EDGE Williamsburg GroundsThe Flea finds a new home!
  40. Closings
    Well Now Moe’s Says It’s Closing, TooThe Fort Greene bar is the latest Brooklyn joint to announce its closing.
  41. In the Magazine
    Roman’s and Lot 2 Get Three Stars; the Burger Trend Don’t StopPlus, the season’s best apples and most creative pastrami dishes, in this week’s magazine.
  42. Temporary Closings
    Cake Man Raven Is Shuttered by the Health Department Once AgainPlus: Market Table and BLT Steak rack up even more demerits.
  43. Openings
    Clinton Hill’s French Invasion: Mango Crêpes and BaguetteAboutit OpenSeriously, it’s a “Paris-meets-Brooklyn” concept café.
  44. We All Scream
    Try Some Pork-Bun Ice Cream With Fort Greene’s Ice Cream ClubThere’s also Buffalo blue cheese, if you’re feeling ambitious.
  45. Slideshow
    First Look at Mauzac, a Park Side Wine Bar in Fort GreeneA Penang veteran opens a bar that takes its inspiration from Mauzac grapes.
  46. Openings
    First Look at Dino, Serving Northern Italian Food in Fort GreeneA veteran of Frank in the East Village opens his own Italian restaurant in Brooklyn.
  47. Russian Spies Met at Fort Greene Coffee Shop, Grumbled About Work StuffThey were just like us!
  48. Neighborhood Watch
    Bill’s Adds Cupcakes to the Menu; East Harlem’s Ethnic Festival of
  49. Neighborhood Watch
    A New Taco Truck Comes to Midtown; Juice Press to Offer Cooking ClassesPlus: An Ecuadorian food truck in midtown, and a La Belle Torte pop-up shop in Greenpoint, in our roundup of daily neighborhood news.
  50. Neighborhood Watch
    Abe & Arthur’s Gets a New Brunch Menu; Babbo Celebrates Earth DayPlus: Cobble Hill gets a slow-food book club, Fort Greene’s Green Hill Food Co-op opens its doors to new members, and more in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
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