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Earth Day Spring Cleaning 2014: Electronics Recycling Events in Brooklyn

Tuesday April 22, 2014

Looking to get rid of some old computers, printers and the like? You can recycle at these 2014 springtime events in Brooklyn thanks to the Lower East Side Recycling Center.  More about recycling electronics in Brooklyn.

  • Flatbush Food Coop Cortelyou Road between Rugby & Marlborough Roads
    Sunday April 27, 10:00AM - 4:00PM
  • Cobble Hill PS 29, Baltic Street between Henry & Clinton Streets
    Sunday May 4, 10:00AM - 4:00PM
  • Bay Ridge Poly Prep Country Day School, 7th Avenue at the baseball field, south of 92nd Street
    Sunday May 4, 10:00AM - 4:00PM
  • Windsor Terrace Church of the Holy Name of Jesus, Prospect Park West between Windsor Place & Prospect Avenue
    Saturday May 10, 10:00AM - 4:00PM


Missed an event? Drop-off 5 days a week!

·      E-waste Warehouse

  • 469 President Street (at Nevins Street), Brooklyn
    Tues/Th/Fri | 10:00am - 5:00pm
    Wed | 12:00pm - 7:00pm
    Sat | 10:00am - 4:00pm

Sakura Matsuri: With 60 Events, Brooklyn Botanic Gdn Hosts CoSplay, 60 Events

Tuesday April 22, 2014

Hot off the press, from the BBG: ; Japanese Kimono and Parasol Fashion Show

Sakura Matsuri 2014 features a focus on Japanese fashion, with runway shows of the BBG Parasol Society and cosplay enthusiasts and presentations of traditional kimono wear. BBG's Cosplay Fashion Show--the only outdoor cosplay fashion show in the country--presents more than 20 of the city's most extravagant and talented cosplayers.

Taking place during Hanami, the Japanese tradition of enjoying each moment of cherry blossom season, Sakura Matsuri festivities hosts 60 ]performances, demonstrations, and exhibits, many  showcasing the best of traditional and contemporary Japanese culture.


Boston Marathon Anniversary, A View from Brooklyn

Monday April 21, 2014

Today is the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing. At 3:40 PM, April 15., 2013, we posted this note "condolences from Brooklyn to Boston" on the day of the Boston Marathon bombing: 6 Things the Boston Marathon Bombings Mean for Brooklyn.

Brooklyn Pizza? Interview with Rosanna Scotto, Brooklyn born TV Anchor

Sunday April 20, 2014

Brooklyn Pizza? Interview with Rosanna Scotto, Brooklyn-born  Fox TV Anchor

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