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Monday, April 27, 2015

Rumba in the books! Indie-rock salsa band to play library

Music: They’re ordering hits with a side of salsa! Comments (3).

G’point author pens novel on squatters in ’90s Williamsburg

Books: It is a squat plot! Comments (2).

Friday, April 24, 2015

L yes! MTA increasing service on L, M, 2 lines

Transit: It is also making transfers between the G at Broadway and J or M trains at Lorimer free while the L train is closed overnight and on weekends. Comment.

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Meet Johnny Rotten, go to a “Pretty in Pink” prom, browse the Brooklyn Zine Festival, and other great things to do in Brooklyn, April 24–28. Comment.

Bartoonist has a wine time in Cobble Hill

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator visits new Court Street wine bar June. Comments (1).

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Writers celebrate the lost Bard of Bay Ridge

Books: They’re turning over a new page on an old master. Comments (2).

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Jane’s Addiction to play shocking show at Brooklyn Bowl

Waiting in the Wings: Shocker! Comments (2).

Classical musicians and boxers to perform in harmony

Music: Get ready for another round of “Strike!,” where classical musicians belt out Bach while boxers just belt each other. Comments (1).

Gil-ded pages: Sorrentino’s Ridge-centric literature

Books: Familiarize yourself with Gilbert Sorrentino’s many meditations on Bay Ridge. Comment.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Magician will bring tricks, tradition to cherry blossom fest

Event: They’re the oldest tricks in the book — but with a new spin. Comment.

Five things to do and see at this year’s cherry blossom fest

Event: A hip-hop tea, cosplay fashions, cross-cultural comedy, and more. Comment.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Heat-seekers will compete to down world’s hottest peppers

Event: They’re pepper pigs! Comments (1).

Gospel show! Actor to perform book of Mark in C’Gardens church

Theater: He is a Jesus Christ superstar! Comments (2).

Monday, April 20, 2015

Illuminati to hold recruitment dance party in Williamsburg

Nightlife: The exlusive secret society needs new blood. Comments (38).

War and pieces: Art show explores life in conflict zones

Art: It is the art of war. Comment.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Toss banjos at the Brooklyn Folk Fest, learn about brain wiring from a ‘Star Trek’ writer, and other great things to do in the borough of Kings, April 17–23. Comment.

Fright fight! Stephen King vs. R.L. Stine

Books: Both men have written books about evil clowns. Both men are coming to Brooklyn. Comments (1).

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Water work: G’Point theater troupe staging ‘Moby-Dick’ in bookstore

Theater: It is a whale of a tale. Comment.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Soft serve! Pillow factory opens doors for Industry City Open Studios

Shopping: This is a different kind of pillow talk. Comments (3).

Tuesday, April 14, 2015