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Expanded Ferry Service to Fulton Landing and Pier 6 to Start in June

Starting this June, there will be year-round, every day ferry service connecting Fulton Landing, at the foot of Old Fulton Street, and other points in Brooklyn and Queens, with downtown and midtown Manhattan. During the summer this service will be extended to Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 6, near the foot of Atlantic Avenue.

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Bargemusic in Drydock for Repairs; Back Late This Month

We’ve had several inquiries about the status of Bargemusic, which is not docked at its usual spot at the pier at Fulton Landing. According to the website, it’s temporarily in drydock for repairs, and will be back in time for a concert on October 22.

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Foodie Heaven at Brooklyn Historical Society

Brooklyn Historical Society President Deborah Schwartz and Brooklyn Heights preservation hero Otis Pratt Pearsall were among the many who enjoyed the wide variety of delicious food and drink on offer at Brooklyn Bounty this past Thursday evening. This event, hosted by BHS with Edible Brooklyn and Brooklyn Exposed as its media partners, featured entrees, side […]

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Red Hook Lobster Pound Sets Up Shop on Fulton Landing

The NY Post reports today on the “war” between Brooklyn based Red Hook Lobster Pound, which has set up shop on Fulton Landing, and Manhattan based Ditch Plains which received the concession at Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 1. The paper spoke to RHLP co-owner Susan Povich: NY Post: “The [state] said they wanted to highlight […]

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Trolleys: Our Past; Our Future?

As reported in The Brooklyn Paper last week, workers installing new water and sewer lines near the foot of Old Fulton Street encountered some trolley tracks that had been buried under asphalt for many years. After consulting with city officials and an archaeologist, the contractor “ripped up the tracks and threw them in the trash.” […]

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Matt Damon Films on Fulton Landing

Matt Damon is filming The Adjustment Bureau – based on the short story by Phillip K. Dick – on Fulton Landing today.  A BHB tipster sent in a photo (hey that’s the closest he could get, aight?) and this description: It’s hardly a good photo, but it’s the best I got from my phone.  The […]

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BHB Photo Club pic by fkuffel

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