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  • Just want to say Hi.
    Nicely put, Kudos! My website; Ian Andrews Fraudster
    14 views 0 comments Started by RosemaryLa Red Hook
  • And then, the Red Hook we knew was gone A decade ago, it was some artists and some housing projects. Then, it was IKEA, Fairway, some artists and some housing projects. Soon, it will be a massive office complex, a lot of high end residences, a big ferry port, IKEA, Fairway, some artists and some housing projects. image
    530 views 26 comments    Jump to most recent comment by whynot_31 Red Hook
  • THIS Saturday! 7th Columbia Waterfront Fall Festival
    This Saturday September 12 from 12PM - 5PM join dozens of local businesses, community organizations, and musicians for the annual Fall Festival. There will be activities for kids including amusement rides, face painting, karaoke, as well as information about local services and programs from community based groups. Along with enjoying food from local restaurants, meet ...
    52 views 1 comment Started by CGA_NPC Red Hook
  • 5 Shot in Red Hook
    Looks like it happened over where the Defontes sandwich shop is.

    Authorities say five people have been wounded in a shooting in Brooklyn, and one has suffered serious injuries.

    Fire Department officials said ambulances responded to reports of gunshot victims at an address in the borough's Red Hook neighborhood shortly before 11 ...
    101 views 2 comments    Jump to most recent comment by whynot_31 Red Hook
  • IKEA as park-and-ride
    Is it reasonably safe (in terms of both crime and impound possibility) to leave the car for 6-7 hours at the IKEA parking lot on a weekend while I take the IKEA Water Taxi to Manhattan?
    171 views 5 comments    Jump to most recent comment by Darin73 Red Hook
  • Bwac Summer art show Color and Out of Order
    Color 200+ local artists will be showing work that addresses turmoil at any scale, geopolitical and personal crises alike. The show will contain works critical and comical, traditional and digital, flat and 3D. There is a special juried section World Out of Order, where Problems such as homelessness, poverty and hunger are addressed and 25% of ...
    107 views 1 comment Started by bwac Red Hook
  • Lost Dachshund
    A wire-haired Dachshund (wiener-dog with whiskers) slipped away from his new home on a houseboat docked near Ikea. If seen please call 646-287-1406 or 646-265-8788. His name is Flyer & he is friendly, but may be rattled by his situation. Do NOT chase him or yell at him, but quietly follow & call the above ...
    158 views 4 comments    Jump to most recent comment by Sockdolager Red Hook
  • Lost Cat in Red Hook (Dikeman Street)
    Chewie, a young tuxedo cat (with a dash of orange), went missing on Tuesday during the day near Van Brunt and Dikeman streets. He's about a year old or younger (adolescent), very sweet but might be a little shy. Please call Matthew at 347-725-0644. Reward.

    Closed 104 views 4 comments    Jump to most recent comment by matthew Red Hook
  • Let's start a Red Hook Flea

    My name is Cynthia Tirado and I just recently moved to Red Hook after living in Carroll Gardens for the last 25 years. I am a retiree and supplement my somewhat meager income by selling antiques and collectibles both online (Ebay, Etsy, etc) and out of my home. In ...
    Closed 75 views 1 comment Started by ctirado6 Red Hook
  • This Saturday in Red Hook: Snap Food Truck + Yard Sale
    It's going to be a lovely day to clean out your closets, pick up some new used treasures, and chow down on some flame-grilled grass-fed burgers, artisanal hot dogs and hand-cut fries from the Snap food truck.Noon to 4pm at 100 Sullivan St, right off Van Brunt.

    Closed 153 views 1 comment Started by shredder Red Hook
    Saturday Oct 6 1-6PM Brooklyn Stories, Readings2-5PM Introduction to Lightroom with Kris JohnsonSunday Oct 7 1-2PM The Elements of Creativity A Reading by Brian Hemphill

    1-3PM Workshop: How to Write an Artist's Statement

    with Fritz Weiss
    Closed 58 views 1 comment Started by bwac Red Hook
  • Community Yard Sale in Red Hook with the Snap Food Truck
    The Snap food truck has recently started vending from a lot in Red Hook at 100 Sullivan St right near Van Brunt St. The truck is typically there Monday, Wednesday, Friday evenings from 6-10pm -- more info at redhooklot.tumblr.comOn Sunday September 30, the lot will be open for a community yard sale, ...
    Closed 111 views 3 comments    Jump to most recent comment by shredder Red Hook
  • Opening reception - 200 artist Exhibit - Coming to Brooklyn in Red Hook
    Gallery: BWAC - Brooklyn Waterfront Art Coalition

    exhibit: Coming to Brooklyn - celebrating 20 years of art shows in Red Hook

    location: 499 Van Brunt Street, Red Hook Brooklyn

    dates: Sep 22 - Oct 21

    Hours: Sat & Sun, 1:00-6:00 pm

    Link: ...
    Closed 38 views 1 comment Started by bwac Red Hook
  • Anselmo's
    Anyone here remember Anselmo's on Van Brunt Street?We published a story on its very colorful and controversial owner on Narratively, and would love to hear feedback and memories from Red Hook residents who may have interacted with him

    Closed 50 views 1 comment Started by narratively Red Hook
  • Drug raid in Red Hook
    somewhat routine.

    Closed 55 views 1 comment Started by whynot_31 Red Hook
  • FREE Childrens Event

    Sunday, February 26th 1PM to 4PM FREE Entertainment, refreshments, face painting, petting zoo, pony rides, and much more.Bumblebees R-Us Day Care

    76 Lorraine Street..Brooklyn NY 11231

    For information call 718-858-8811

    Closed 38 views 1 comment Started by jheintz Red Hook
  • Ikea security and cops and store folks are idiots!
    my van is 8.7 feet hight( about).

    anyway i can't fit into the parking lot for sure. i have customers to pickup.

    So first they tell me i can't fit into parking lot. which is fine and i know. i point over to the return and exchange parking lot ...
    Closed 184 views 17 comments    Jump to most recent comment by oleg Red Hook
  • Grey Cat Missing Valentino Pier Area
    My cat Thenther was last seen Saturday the 10th near the Valentino Pier. She is very small but not a kitten with tan markings and yellowish green eyes. She is very talkative and friendly. Please report any information about her where abouts. She is a very special cat. 646-415-1363 Thanks!

    Closed 78 views 1 comment Started by eliza Red Hook
  • Venue for Backyard style wedding in Redhook? Any ideas?
    I am looking to get married in Redhook this summer and looking for a place to hold a garden style wedding. I am hoping for a place that has some character and would hold about 150.
    I love the neighborhood and would be so happy to find a spot that we could work with (tents ...
    Closed 107 views 2 comments    Jump to most recent comment by catwalkertexasranger Red Hook
  • city snow plow stuck in the snow from about 9am until 4:30
    This is just too perfect...The city snowplow that came down my block today got stuck half way down the block and sat there spinning its wheels until 7.5 hours later, when a sanitation tow truck came and gave it a nudge. Now traffic can theoretically drive down the block--except that it's still un-plowed.
    Closed 65 views 1 comment Started by winnicot Red Hook
  • Fort Defiance Pig Roast
    So I had dinner at Fort Defiance and wrote about it ( and there was a notice on the door about their Thanksgiving Day pig roast (!). Anybody on here planning on going?

    Closed 35 views 1 comment Started by eateryrow Red Hook
  • Last Saturday Black out

    I was at home yesterday (Sat 11/20), around 9 p.m. when all the lights went out, a loud boom seemed to come from a couple blocks away, then my lights went back on. I looked out the window to see other lights coming back on and and then the street lights. Just ...
    Closed 57 views 1 comment Started by ligeia Red Hook
  • Coffey Btw Van Brunt Richards

    Hello Everyone!

    I just move in Red Hook few weeks ago and i want to know if everyone like me can hear the loud music playing all the night long during the week end ( Sound like a big dance club ). I dont know where exactly it come from... I dont ...
    Closed 122 views 4 comments    Jump to most recent comment by lza Red Hook
  • Rental Spaces for event
    I'm in search of a space in Brooklyn which would be appropriate for an event with about 100 or less people. Does anyone have any suggestion?? Preferably not a restaurant or someplace with a caterer already attached to it. A view would be ideal, but not necessary.

    Thanks for your help
    Closed 106 views 13 comments    Jump to most recent comment by jeffrey Red Hook
  • Forth Annual Red Hook International Film and Video Festival
    Forth Annual Red Hook International Film and Video Festival.

    A Film Festival with a particular interest in Brooklyn films and filmmakers.
    Films are from all around Brooklyn, New York City, and beyond.

    Festival screenings will take place on October 16th & 17th
    at the Brooklyn Waterfront Artist's Coalition's new Red ...
    Closed 25 views 1 comment Started by redhookfilms Red Hook
  • Why doesn't somebody boycott Fairway?
    Why doesn't somebody boycott Fairway? It's hard to find a parking space on weekends.
    Closed 60 views 4 comments    Jump to most recent comment by bootstrap Red Hook
  • Ball Field Food?
    Any idea when the ball fileds are opening? Last year there was so much drama it was easy to keep up on it, now the internets are completely quiet. I want me some tupperware ceviche!
    Closed 49 views 4 comments    Jump to most recent comment by sammyg Red Hook
  • Reality show filming at Fairway
    We were at Fairway yesterday (Monday) in the morning and the place was crawling with tv production people for a reality show. The subjects were a man and woman, late 30's, vaguely biker-ish (ie, Harley), who just seemed to be shopping. I asked one crewperson and he said it was for Food Network.
    Closed 57 views 2 comments    Jump to most recent comment by walkathon Red Hook
  • Pave Academy @ PS 15
    Is anyone familiar with this charter school? It was started last year. I would like to hear from parents who have their children enrolled there?
    Closed 152 views 10 comments    Jump to most recent comment by jujub Red Hook
  • Mermaid Play opening at the Waterfront Museum

    A Thousand Thousand Slimy Things: An Aquatic Spectacular of Conservation and Change

    Inspired by the Weeki Wachee Springs Mermaid Park - one of the nation's oldest roadside attractions (and smallest cities) - A Thousand Thousand Slimy Things is a floating fantasia, staged on board a docked barge in Brooklyn's historic Red Hook ...
    Closed 73 views 1 comment Started by rosasharne Red Hook