Best of the Holiday Season on Myrtle!

Finding that Perfect Holiday Selfie Spot:  Despite the traditional Tree Lighting is cancelled this year. The Christmas tree is already up and ready to bring cheer and joy to you and your…

Enjoy FREE Hot Chocolate While Shopping Local!

There won’t be any complaints about the cold when you have a FREE hot chocolate in hand! From authentic Mexican to French cocoa powder, Myrtle Avenue has some of the best options in Brooklyn for hot…

10 Gifts Under $10 that you can find on Myrtle Avenue

Great things come in small packages, you don’t have to spend a fortune to find a gift that makes a big impact on those you love. That’s why we have the…

2020 Myrtle Holiday Gift Guide

In search of the best unique Christmas gifts? You’re in luck, because that is where Myrtle Avenue really shines. From home decor to fashion, this list of special gifts will…

Myrtle Black History Spotlight: DR. Susan McKinney

MARRIED TO MEDICINE: THE LEGACY of DR. SUSAN SMITH McKINNEY STEWARD by Carl Hancock Rux Harlem Renaissance writer and anthropologist, Zora Neale Hurston once famously wrote, “Research is formalized curiosity….

NOW OPEN: spa Rhed

A spa created from the heart of an 18+ year veteran in the Beauty Industry and a health enthusiast with a background in Human Resources just open last week on…

Myrtle Avenue Local Youth Hiring Program Application

If you’re a business within the Myrtle Avenue BID and would like to participate in the new Myrtle Avenue local youth employment program, please read and complete the application below….

Lewis Latimer & The Invention Of Electric Light

“Like the light of the sun, it beautifies all things on which it shines, and is no less welcome in the palace than in the humblest homes” – Lewis Latimer…

NOW OPEN: Burger IM

Burger IM, the Israeli fast food burgers franchise located at 531 Myrtle Avenue is open for biz!   Stop in to say hello and to check out their 10 different types of…

Black to School: The History of Colored School No.1

COLORED SCHOOL No. 1 By Carl Hancock Rux “No great amount of research is required to find that one of the chief reasons for the intelligent and aggressive action of…

DineOut on Myrtle Avenue

Enjoy a meal in a backyard barn, surrounded by a Black Lives Matter mural, on a “Skydeck,” or in a cozy garden, outdoor dining on Myrtle Avenue in Brooklyn is…

Myrtle Ave Businesses are Reopening

As phase 3 starts many of the restaurants on Myrtle Avenue are reopening back. From al fresco eating to delivery and take out and non-essential business taking clients again to…