News & Reviews

There's a lot of great things going on along Fulton Street in Fort Greene and Clinton Hill. You can walk just a few blocks (or hop on one of the dozens of buses darting up and down the street) and find something truely different and wonderful. Here are a few tidbits the FAB Alliance has pulled together for you.

FAB Talks Shop Small on TV

Monday, December 16, 2013

FAB Alliance was featured on BK Live Daily Show on Brooklyn Independant Media in a segment exploring the topic of shopping local this holiday season and how local businesses are dealing with the big business boom in Brooklyn.

Small Business Services Commissioner Announces FAB is a Winner in the Neighborhood Challenge

Monday, December 16, 2013
Small Business Services Commissioner Robert W. Walsh announced the six winners of the Neighborhood Challenge during an awards breakfast held at the Roosevelt House in Manhattan on December 11, 2013.

Free WiFi Coming to Fulton Street

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
FAB is thrilled to partner with BAM to bring free wifi to the businesses, residents, visitors and shoppers along Fulton Street in Fort Greene and Clinton Hill. Mayor Bloomberg made the announcement on September 30, 2013 of the award to five organizations in NYC as winners of the "Wireless Corridor Challenge".

FAB Activities are Highlighted in the NY Times!

Monday, August 26, 2013
The NY Times section of  "If you're thinking of living in..."  featured Clinton Hill and highlighted the strong community spirit and the great restaurants and businesses in the area.

City of NY Parks and Recreation Clean Up Cuyler-Gore Park on Fulton Street

Wednesday, August 21, 2013
We invite you to get to know the parks and plazas near you on Fulton Street. Located on the corner of Fulton St.

What's in a name? Stages

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Two year-old Stages Grooming Lounge, a hair care establishment at 464 Grand Avenue (between Fulton & Lefferts&m

Fulton Bikes Circles Back to Clinton Hill

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Fulton Bikes, located at 997 Fulton Street, is a recent addition to the BID, but one with deep roots on Fulton Street.  The shop was ope

Still going strong.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Frank’s Cocktail Lounge at 660 Fulton Street (at South Elliott Place) has been a Fort Greene staple since 1974.  With decor to mat

Feeding the community he lives in.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Cochinita, a Mexican restaurant at 922 Fulton Street (between Washington A

Fulton Area Celebrated for "Creative Placemaking"

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

The Fulton St.

Cooking delicious food and supporting local artists

Sunday, January 20, 2013
Brooklyn Moon, a Southern and Caribbean eatery, located at 745 Fulton Street (between South Portland Avenue and South Elliott Place), has delicious food and a

Ranked Most Livable Neighborhood in Brooklyn!

Thursday, September 27, 2012
<The L Magazine>
Ranking the 13 Most Livable Neighborhoods in Brooklyn
by The Editors

So many reasons to thank the Academy...

Thursday, June 28, 2012
Academy Restaurant, a diner at the corner of Lafayette and South Elliot, has been a staple of Fort Greene for almost 3 decades.

Of these things we are certain

Thursday, June 28, 2012
Hair Theory, a hair salon at 66 Lafayette Avenue (between Fulton Street and South Portland Avenue), has a commitment to diversity and to excellent service, which makes it a perfect match for the Fort Greene community.

More than just flower arrangements at Stem

Monday, April 9, 2012
From Slovakia to Brooklyn, all roads - and an appreciation of agriculture, art and architecture - ultimately led Rado Bomba and his wife Delgis to South Oxford Street. It is this love of all things beautiful that inspired them to open Stem, a flower shop (with vintage and handmade goods) in the heart of Fort Greene.

FAB Merchants featured on "That's So New York"

Sunday, February 5, 2012
FAB Alliance merchants include restaurants, cafes, retail stores, professional services, day care centers and more in one of the most diverse collections of businesses around.

DesigNYC Pairs with FAB Alliance

Tuesday, January 31, 2012
January 31, 2012

Martial Arts Master Instructs Children on Karate, Life

Thursday, December 29, 2011
from the NY Times/Local

December 29, 2011, 12:55 pm

Courtney Washington Designs on Fulton

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

The Courtney Washington Store has been a staple of Fulton Street for many years. Influenced by his West Indian heritage, Designer Courtney Washington’s collection of lifestyle clothing was conceived and created for the everyday sophisticated modern women, sizes 4-24.

Brooklyn Medical Plaza - Three Decades and Just Getting Started

Monday, September 26, 2011
The Brooklyn Plaza Medical Center, Inc. is a model community health facility, with a stated mission to “[improve] the physical, spiritual, psycho-social and psychological well-being of residents of North Central Brooklyn by providing the highest quality preventive comprehensive family health services with particular concern for lower-socio-economic groups.”
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