COVID-19 Guide: Getting Help & Giving Help

UPDATED FRIDAY, APRIL 3RD, 2020 10:30AM Below is an ever-growing and evolving list of resources and updates for neighbors around Myrtle Avenue in Fort Greene & Clinton Hill regarding the…

Myrtle Business Guide: Who’s Open & Delivering

Guide of current deals, offers, adjusted services and innovative ways to support the best of Myrtle Avenue – our local businesses. FOOD & DRINK Delivery and Takeout Many of the…

30 Great Movies Filmed in Fort Greene & Clinton Hill

We’ve all had that moment — we’re watching a movie and suddenly we can’t help but yell, “I’ve been there!” or better yet “That’s my neigborhood” Now, that we all…

Myrtle Women’s History: Nika Chitbunchong

This March, Myrtle Avenue is celebrating Women’s History Month by honoring the women that help make our community great. These women, and many more, are the community in Fort Greene…

YOUR DESIGN HERE: Call for Street Banner Designs

Updated: March 26th, 2020 Our call for banner designs is postponed at this time. Please subscribe to our newsletter, which you can do on the main page of our website,…

New for Spring on Myrtle Avenue

As a new season begins, Myrtle Avenue readies for some new additions, from new coffee and tequila spots, to lobster and burgers. BK LOBSTER The second location of the popular…

Plastic Bags are So February 2020

With the Plastic Bag Ban now in effect all over New York State, we are happy to see so many people out shopping local with their reusable bags!  We are…

Myrtle Women’s History: Maria Elena Castro

This March, Myrtle Avenue is celebrating Women’s History Month by honoring the women that help make our community great. These women, and many more, are the community in Fort Greene…

“As Told” Women’s History Month 2020

“The vibrancy of our neighborhood’s future depends on shared awareness of and commitment to integrating its lived past. By preserving and publishing the older residents’ stories first and creating a…

Introducing Richard Wright Way

This Black History Month, we're celebrating the rich legacy of Black Artistry in Fort Greene by partnering with contemporary artists on events and exhibitions. And we're paying homage to those...

Some Words: Black Artstory Month 2020

SOME WORDS born in this neighborhood have changed the world.  Enjoy FREE events, programs, installations, and digital interventions that celebrate the legacy of Black creativity and the power of words created...

NOW OPEN: Dun Huang Miss Noodle

If you’re a fan of noodle soups (as we are) and wall art involving majestic wildlife, this new Lanzhou noodle house in Myrtle Avenue will be your spot to go…