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GO Brooklyn: The Brooklyn Paper#8217;s essential guide to the Borough of Kings

Monday, June 6, 2011

Got a minute? That’s enough time to see a great play at Brooklyn College

Theater: The 60-second play festival is back. Comment.

Park Slope gets a butcher shop that even Jonathan Safran Foer could love (maybe)

Shopping: Fleisher’s, to open in September, is all organic. Comments (19).

Friday, June 3, 2011

Celebrate Brooklyn kicks off with Andrew Bird next Friday night!

Music: The annual outdoor festival begins with the jazzman’s lush sound. Comments (2).

Folkin’ ay! Brooklyn fest is now a three-day stand

Music: The third annual Brooklyn Folk Fest has expanded by one day and one venue. Comment.

Meet Alina Simone, the accidental writer

Books: Unpublished novelists, prepare to get jealous. Comments (2).

This week’s weekend reads — handpicked by your favorite bookstore

Books: See what the ladies behind WORD, Greenlight and BookMark Shoppe are recommending. Comment.

The full Brooklyn Folk Festival schedule

Music: Start planning your weekend now. Comment.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Our Joe is the bass master

Prime Time: Joe Raiola from Morton’s gives you the perfect fish marinade. Comments (4).

Two craft fairs for the Etsy crowd

Shopping: Find your fellow brethern at the Renegade Craft Fair and Celebrate Brooklyn this month. Comment.

Greek to us! Schermerhorn Street’s annual Greek festival is back

Dining: This one’s not to be missed — they invented the ‘edible’ complex, after all. Comments (7).

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Century-old Monte’s is reborn again

Dining: The oldest Italian restaurant in the borough has new owners and a new attitude. Comments (6).

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Circus returns to the Waterfront Barge on June 5 — and the price is right

Event: The best damn circus money can buy (and now for less money). Comment.

New wine bar for North Slope

Dining: Park Slope’s new wine bar has a hard metal facade — but there’s nothing gruff about its warm communal seating. Comment.

House tour season continues, this time in Prospect Lefferts Gardens and East Flatbush

Event: Victorians and limestones are the highlights here. Comment.

Bushwick opens up for annual art studio tour this weekend

Art: And here’s Aaron Short’s guide to seeing (and eating) it all! Comment.

Monday, May 30, 2011

It’s Memorial Day, so show some respect

Event: Honor the fallen — and then hear a concert, eat some barbecue or go to a cool event at the Bell House. It’s all part of our Memorial Day guide! Comment.

High anxiety! BAM to screen ‘Vertigo’ starting on Friday

Cinema: “Vertigo” may be considered Alfred Hitchcock’s finest work, but it didn’t always get the respect it now commands. Comments (1).