Gerritsen Beach paid their respects to those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001 yesterday at Larry Veling Field. The memorial went well into the dark with everyone sharing stories, tears, and prayers.
The Brooklyn Cyclones hosted the Girl Scouts of America on June 27, 2008.
At this annual event, Girl Scouts troops were invited to march along the base lines and stand on the field during the National Anthem. The Cyclones took the game with a 4-3 walk-off win against the Aberdeen Iron Birds. As […]
Gerritsen Beach has an 8 year celebrity! Hailey Scott, a Girl Scout Brownie, was featured on the Rachel Ray show on July 3rd and on the Next Food Network Star on July 5th.
She was partnered up with finalist Lisa Garza, and helped mix up a recipe for horseradish cream sauce. Hailey is […]
Picture and Story By Brandi Kern
As almost all of the current residents of Gerritsen Beach are aware, there was a Pajama and Book Drive held in May. A large delivery of 187 sets of PJs & many boxes of gently used books was made to a Domestic Violence Family Residence Shelter in […]
On Saturday, May 17th, three Girl Scouts from Gerritsen Beach were honored by Andra Douglas, owner of the New York Shark’s women’s football team at Floyd Bennett Field, next to the Aviator Sports Complex. The girls were given youth sized footballs, they took photos with team members & got autographs signed at their […]
Saturday March 1st
Girl Scouts promise to do their best to “make the world a better place.” Brownie Troop #2545, Junior Troop #2053 teamed up with GBCares to clean up a section of Gerritsen avenue on Saturday March 1st .
At a time when we principally hear of our neighborhood youth disrespecting and […]