Tag Archives: Ditmas Park

The math behind my Ditmas Park run

Breaking down the math behind planning my run through every block in Ditmas Park. Continue reading

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Running Brooklyn: every block in Ditmas Park

On a spectacular late-winter day, I took a whirlwind tour of Ditmas Park on foot. All of it. Continue reading

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Week thirty-six: Ditmas Park

My next neighborhood is already one of my favorites, thanks to its absurd houses. Continue reading

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A brief history of some “bogus” Brooklyn neighborhood names

Harry Siegel bemoans all of the “new” Brooklyn neighborhood names. How recent are his examples? Not very, for the most part. Continue reading

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Dine in Brooklyn: halftime report

Monday marked the start of the tenth annual Dine in Brooklyn. Through March 21, select restaurants offer three-course meals for $20.13 (lunch/brunch) or $28 (dinner). It’s a great way to experience some of the borough’s finest establishments. And experience them … Continue reading

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Hunting for your perfect neighborhood? Let’s talk.

I’m always up for giving tours of random parts of Brooklyn. I often fill that role when I run with others, saving enough breath to point out items of interest (sometimes only of interest to me, surely, but whatever). I … Continue reading

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