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Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010

The crawl: Hit Columbia Street hard this weekend

Columbia St Waterfront: Like many neighborhoods on the edge of Brooklyn’s bustling Downtown, the Columbia Street Waterfront District has been struggling under the weight of being “the next Williamsburg” for a few years now. Comments (4).

Our first-ever Williamsburg tapas smackdown!

Dining: Two tapas bars are one block apart. Time for a chorizo-to-chorizo battle. Comments (10).

Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010

You’ve got to eat this lady’s kale chips

Shopping: Everyone loves the crunch of a Lay’s potato chip and the orange hue of a Cheeto, but that’s only because most people haven’t tried Amy Hamberry’s dried vegan kale chips. Comments (4).

The crawl: Hit Columbia Street hard this weekend

Columbia St Waterfront: Like many neighborhoods on the edge of Brooklyn’s bustling Downtown, the Columbia Street Waterfront District has been struggling under the weight of being “the next Williamsburg” for a few years now. Comments (4).

It’s a scream! Van Leeuwen goes from truck to storefront

Dining: Our days of chasing the Van Leeuwen ice cream truck around town for just one scoop of Earl Grey are just about over. Comments (2).

Got a buck? You can get a burger

Dining: The McDonald’s value menu — with its stale apple pie and wan burgers — is no match for the “Dollar Menu” at One Front Street this March. Comments (7).

Friday, Feb. 19, 2010

Celebrate the mutt in all of us at the Brooklyn Lyceum

Event: Every dog really does have his day. Comment.

Here’s how to look good on a girder 30 stories up

Shopping: Forget about skinny jeans and high heels, pink power tools are the new black. Comments (5).

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