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North Brooklyn archive


Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008

The signs look good

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: Some Williamsburg residents aren’t shy about voicing their political leanings. Comment.

Rock and roll revolution

Theater: What if the American colonists didn’t rebel against England — until 2008? Comment.

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008

A room with a loo! Billyburg bathroom and bed is yours for $550

Williamsburg: Finding a cheap apartment on Bedford Avenue in Williamsburg? Priceless. Paying $550 a month to lay your weary head inches from a toilet? A little disgusting. Comments (2).

Old guy mugs young gal

Williamsburg: Hey, pick on someone your own age, thug! Plus all the crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment.

Chopper down!

Greenpoint: A man on a motorcycle steals a man’s laptop — but then it crashes (the motorcycle, that is)! Plus all the crime news from Grenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment.

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008

Pier pressure! Billyburg waterfront access coming soon?

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: A portion of the Williamsburg waterfront will open for public access later this month, giving residents of the park-starved neighborhood some of the open space that was promised under a contentious 2005 rezoning. Comment.