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North Brooklyn archive

Williamsburg–Greenpoint–Bushwick

Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014

Cops: Man uses counterfeit cash at bodega

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment.

Police: Duo pummels man with baseball bat

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment.

Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014

Cartoon networking: Comic drawing night comes to Brooklyn

Art: If your super power is drawing comic book characters, this could become your new secret lair. Comment.

Monday, Dec. 22, 2014

Greenpointers still frozen out of rent-stabilized digs by alleged sabotage

Greenpoint: A group of rent-stabilized Greenpoint tenants are still out of their apartments a year after their Nassau Avenue building’s utilities were rendered inoperable — by their landlords, they suspect. Comments (1).

Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

Hey, that’s an ice sled you’ve got there!

Williamsburg: A group of elementary school kids had a blast on Wednesday evening at the McCarren Park ice rink, where they tried out new, handicap-accessible ice sleds. Comments (1).

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014

Transplant-trashing rapper Awkwafina coming to W’burg

Music: She is giving New York newcomers a bad rap. Comments (9).

Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

Money grows trees: Plans to plant across Greenpoint, redo library get oil $

Greenpoint: It’s a green sweep. Comments (2).

$10,000 cash taken from Stewart Avenue lumberyard

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment.

Wythe Avenue nightclub is no country for unattended bags

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (1).

Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

Imminent domain: Pol takes 2nd swing at saving senior center via gov’t seizure

Williamsburg: A Williamsburg pol is going back to the drawing board after the bill he wrote to save an embattled senior center left officials scared it would allow the government to seize properties willy-nilly. Comments (5).

Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

Greenpoint girl vanishes between home and school

Greenpoint: Police are searching for a teen who they say disappeared while walking to school on Monday. Comment.

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