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Parakeet Found on College Place; Owner Sought

Word has come from Judy Stanton at the Brooklyn Heights Association that the young male parakeet in the photo (sorry for the fuzzy quality) flew into the window of a resident of 9 College Place and is being kept there in hope that its owner will come and claim it. Judy thinks the bird may […]

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Hello (Lost) Kitty Umbrella on Hicks Street

Mrs. Fink snapped this photo of a Hello Kitty umbrella near 136 Hicks Street. It’s still there as far as we know.

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Have You Lost a Parakeet?

This pretty budgie alighted outside 57 Montague Street this evening, was gently captured, and is now in a box, with air holes and dishes of seed and water, next to the doorkeeper’s desk. If it’s yours, please come to 57 Montague and claim it. If it’s not claimed by tomorrow morning, I will contact local […]

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Gorgeous Cat Found on Monroe and Clark

Found this stunning feline around 8:30 am. Clean, seems healthy, very friendly, but no collar or tags. We’re on our way to check for a microchip.

MIRACLE ALERT: The kitty was microchipped and reunited with its family today!

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It’s a Miracle! Lemi the Brooklyn Heights Parakeet is Home

Lemi, the Brooklyn Heights parakeet who literally flew the coup last weekend is back home – safe and sound.

She’d been spotted on Flatbush Avenue, and more recently on the tennis court at Fort Greene Park. Now, word comes via Instagram that she’s A-OK:

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Lemi, the Missing Brooklyn Heights Parakeet, is Spotted by Instagram User

Lemi, the yellow parakeet who flew away from his Brooklyn Heights home the weekend of May 10, was spotted last Tuesday (5/13) by Instagram user @alexcarabano. However, Lemi’s owner who had posted signs all around the area wasn’t notified of the sighting until last night. The photo was taken on Flatbush near the Manhattan Bridge. […]

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Missing in Brooklyn Heights: Lemi the Parakeet

Signs were posted all over Brooklyn Heights this weekend in search of Lemi, a yellow parakeet that has gone missing. Her owners texted BHB Sunday (5/11) night: Our yellow parakeet Lemi is still not home. Any leads, even bad news, would be greatly appreciated. Please contact us at 917-971-4229. No word on if Lemi is […]

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Sad Stuff On The Street Flips Its Wig In Brooklyn Heights

The Tumblr Sad Stuff on the Street posts this photo taken in Brooklyn Heights with the caption:

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“Dorothy,” Here’s “Toto”

Judy Stanton, Executive Director of the Brooklyn Heights Association, sends us this message: [This] toy Toto (Wizard of Oz character)…is presumably half of a child’s Halloween costume. During ‘trick or treating’ on Garden Place last night this was dropped next to my stoop. I brought it in so it was not rained on, and I […]

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If Those Are Really Coney Island Whitefish In The Water At Brooklyn Bridge Park, They Must Be Artisanal, Organic And/Or Sustainable

Anyone who grew up in New York City when it was “gritty” knows what about the then ubiquitous ‘Coney Island Whitefish‘. A BHB reader spotted the now rare(?) swimmers in the water at Brooklyn Bridge Park recently and sent the accompanying photo with this dispatch: Either it’s collecting waste from somewhere, or bbpark is a […]

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