Posts Tagged ‘Park Slope history’

Ten Years Ago in the Slope (…and 20 and 30, Too): December 2011

Ten Years Ago in the Slope (…and 20 and 30, Too): December 2011 With Civic News nearing its 75th year of publication, we look back at more items of interest in our neighborhood from decades past. read more >>
  • Posted on Dec 13, 2011 by pscc

December 2011: 30 Years Ago in the Slope

December 2011: 30 Years Ago in the Slope From the December 2011 Civic News article, “Ten Years Ago in the Slope (…and 20 and 30, Too), December 2011.” read more >>
  • Posted on Dec 13, 2011 by pscc

December 2011: 20 Years Ago in the Slope

December 2011: 20 Years Ago in the Slope From the December 2011 Civic News article, “Ten Years Ago in the Slope (…and 20 and 30, Too), December 2011.” read more >>
  • Posted on Dec 13, 2011 by pscc

December 2011: 10 Years Ago in the Slope

December 2011: 10 Years Ago in the Slope From the December 2011 Civic News article, “Ten Years Ago in the Slope (…and 20 and 30, Too), December 2011.” read more >>
  • Posted on Dec 13, 2011 by pscc

Preserving Local History

Preserving Local History Only about a quarter of our Park Slope neighborhood is landmarked. Outside of the Park Slope Historic District, buildings can be demolished, altered in inappropriate ways, or stripped of their architectural features. The Civic Council is committed to redressing this oversight by getting protection extended. read more >>
  • Posted on Nov 3, 2011 by pscc

Showing Off Homes, Guiding through History

Showing Off Homes, Guiding through History Every third Sunday in May, the Civic Council hosts a self-guided walking tour of lovely and interesting homes in Park Slope, a new section every year. Ticket-holders get a handsome illustrated brochure describing the history and interior of each home, along with a suggested route. read more >>
  • Posted on Nov 3, 2011 by pscc

A Big Bookstore Birthday

A Big Bookstore Birthday Since it opened its doors in Park Slope in late fall 1971, the Community Bookstore has served as an anchor amidst a sea of change in the neighborhood. read more >>
  • Posted on Sep 22, 2011 by pscc

Ten Years Ago in the Slope (…and 20 and 30, Too): September 2011

Ten Years Ago in the Slope (…and 20 and 30, Too): September 2011 Civic News is nearing its 75th year of publication. First published by the South Brooklyn Board of Trade in 1938 — which changed its name to the Park Slope Civic Council in the 1960s — the newsletter has reported on events of all sorts around the community. read more >>
  • Posted on Sep 22, 2011 by pscc

September 2011: 20 Years Ago in the Slope

September 2011: 20 Years Ago in the Slope From the September 2011 Civic News article, “Ten Years Ago in the Slope (…and 20 and 30, Too), September 2011.” read more >>
  • Posted on Sep 22, 2011 by pscc

September 2011: 30 Years Ago in the Slope

September 2011: 30 Years Ago in the Slope From the September 2011 Civic News article, “Ten Years Ago in the Slope (…and 20 and 30, Too), September 2011.” read more >>
  • Posted on Sep 22, 2011 by pscc