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Civic Center »

Former Bloomberg Spokeswoman Fined for Violating Conflict of Interest Rules

Ex-City Hall spokeswoman Julie Wood violated rules after going to work at Kickstarter, a board ruled.

Crown Heights »

All-Female Hasidic Rock Group Needs Your Help to Record Album

The Crown Heights-based band, "Bulletproof Stockings," has played for female audiences for three years.

Carroll Gardens »

Brooklyn Church Beats $13K Goal to Restore 1890s Grand Piano

Saint Agnes Catholic Church raised nearly $21,000 to restore its piano and launch a concert series.

St. George »

Eric Garner's Family Has Yet to Receive Thousands of Dollars Raised Online

Eric Garner's daughter and mother said they haven't seen any money from several online fundraisers.

Central Harlem »

Beyonce-Inspired Playing Cards a Gamble for Harlem Design Student

Inspired by Queen Bey, the  deck will have motivational lyrics printed on each card.

Greenpoint »

Artist Uses Discarded Glass, McCarren Park Turf to Create Mini Sculptures

Raimundo Rubio finds material for his artwork in the streets and parks of Greenpoint.

Flatiron »

The Pros and Cons of Raising Money on Kickstarter to Launch Your Business

Many businesses are using the crowdfunding site to pre-sell products before they go into production.

Boerum Hill »

Spend 3 Nights at a Boerum Hill Art Gallery's Studio Apartment for $800

The Invisible Dog Art Center is offering a behind-the-scenes look through its fundraising campaign. 

Greenpoint »

Thief Steals Laptops From Kickstarter Headquarters, Police Say

The man took three MacBooks and an iPhone 5s after following a food delivery worker into the building.

Crown Heights »

How NY Kickstarter 'Entrepreneurs' Are Cashing In on the Potato Salad Craze

From burritos to PB and J, New Yorkers are copying the man who raised $50,000 to make potato salad.

DUMBO »

Why You Can't Buy in Brooklyn: Social Media, Tech Workers Grabbing Homes

The number of buyers working in social media rose nearly 600 percent over the past year, a report found.

Long Island City »

Queens Arts Group Raises More Than $6K to Stay in LIC Space

Local Project hit its $6,100 Kickstarter goal this week, which it needed to stay in Long Island City.

Fort Greene »

Kickstarter Film Fest Features 'Obvious Child' Among Crowd-Sourced Flicks

"Obvious Child" will screen alongside 16 films made with funds raised from Kickstarter campaigns.

Long Island City »

Rockaway Brewing Company Launches Kickstarter to Can Its Beers

The LIC-based microbrewery wants to raise $30K to buy equipment so it can sell its beers in cans.

Brooklyn Heights »

Mets' 1986 World Series Win Celebrated in Movie by Brooklyn Filmmaker

"'86 Mets: The Movie" recalls the team's glory days, its director said.