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

Monday, May 19, 2014

The story of Brooklyn’s pie society

Dining: Pizza historian Scott Wiener will explain how the cheesy finger-food became a staple of New York fare and how his home borough helped get it there. Comments (1).

Friday, May 16, 2014

Where to GO this week!

Editor’s Picks: Got plans the coming week? No? Don’t worry, we have got you covered. Comment.

Gigglechicks: Ladies that make us laugh coming to Gowanus

Event: These ladies don’t need a laugh track. Comment.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Bike Brooklyn’s old-timey crime scenes

Event: Take a tour of Brooklyn’s sordid mafioso history — and check out some books while you’re at it. Comments (7).

Switching gears! Other ways to exercise your library card

Books: Brooklyn’s criminal past is not the only option for a Bike the Branches tour. The library’s Brooklyn Collection helped prepare 12 different routes that focus on different aspects of the borough’s past and alcohol-soaked present. Our panel of expert recommenders picked a basketful so you do not have to. Comment.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Caught in a Babs romance

Music: An accomplished singer is tackling Barbra Streisand’s intimidating songbook in Manhattan Beach. Comments (2).