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Community Garden Potluck August 1st!

Community Garden Potluck August 1st!

Come to our upcoming Flatbush Church Garden Community Potluck, Sunday August 1st at 3pm! We will be holding this event in the future garden space, located in the backyard of the Flatbush Reformed Church at 890 Flatbush Avenue (at Church Avenue).

R.I.P. (Brooklyn) Center for the Urban Environment

R.I.P. (Brooklyn) Center for the Urban Environment

To the shock and dismay of the environmental community, Center for the Urban Environment (formerly known as Brooklyn Center for the Urban Environment) has abruptly shut down operations. Many questions still remain, but here is their press release which answers at least a few: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Aisha Glover at formerCUEstaff@gmail.com April 6, 2009- […]

A Photoblog Tribute to Brooklyn

One of the highlights of last night’s Brooklyn Blogfest was this piece, put together by Brooklyn Optimist and made up entirely of photos from lovely and talented Brooklyn photobloggers (including locals Flatbush Gardener and Fading Ad Blog). Take 5 minutes and have a look.

Client 9

Okay, since I promised to keep politics out of the discussions here, I won’t write about how disappointed I am in Eliot Spitzer. Except to say that as a registered Democrat who voted for him, I feel completely betrayed. And, that I am beyond appalled to see someone who aggressively chased down prostitution rings as […]

Check Our Calendar!

The Sustainable Flatbush calendar will now include “Recommended Green Events” happening all around NYC. Basically anything that makes me say “wow, I’d like to go to that!” will end up on the calendar, in case you’d like to go too and just hadn’t heard about it. We’ve also got Flatbush Gardener’s calendar feeding into ours, […]

Happy 2008!

Happy 2008!

NYC Rooftop Sustainable Flatbush was officially launched in 2007, and it was a very productive year (recap coming soon)… plans for 2008 are quickly taking shape!

Snow Day

Snow Day

First snow of the season here in Brooklyn. photo by Keka

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Day in Prospect Park

We represent Fl@tbush

We represent Fl@tbush, originally uploaded by Flatbush Frolic. For all those fans of the Fl@bush t-shirt featured in posts on this blog and others (watch the film and you’ll see it!), credit where credit is due: Gerald Dumay, designer of the Fl@tbush logo and t-shirts smiles alongside Shaundelle Moore, a stellar FDC Frolic volunteer . […]

Today is Blog Action Day!

Today is Blog Action Day!

BLOGGERS TO UNITE ON BLOG ACTION DAY All Blogs Invited to Take Part in Joining Voices to Help Environment “For just one day, we’d like to unite as many of the millions of bloggers around the world and speak about one issue – the environment,” said Collis Ta’eed, an Australian blogger from FreelanceSwitch.com, and a […]