Stories of our neighborhood


Here are a few extended cuts/additional stories from our neighborhood. We’ll be posting new ones periodically.

Freddy Harris III is one of the top five steel pan drummers in the nation and a proud Caribbean, cultural activist. He shares his musical philosophy and his outlook on steel pan’s role in building community here in Brooklyn.
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Founded 4 years ago, Lamplighters Yeshiva is a first of its kind, Jewish Montessori school located in the heart of Crown Heights. Check out this experiential lesson plan in action to learn how the school’s passionate innovators are redefining Jewish education.
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Contrary to the popular assumption that religious Jews reject the notion of individuality; Sheva Tauby, mother of four, welcomes us into her home and shares her parenting philosophy about nurturing her kids’ unique identities and spirituality.
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