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Wednesday, May 20, 2009

A painful carjacking

Williamsburg: A man is squeezed between two cars! Plus all the crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Kidnapped and robbed!

Greenpoint: A man is kidnapped and then driven around to ATMs by a brazen gang. Plus the other police news from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comments (2)

Help a girl who wants to rock!

Music: Next weekend, there will be four great shows to benefit the Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls. Comment

‘Cue-ing up for BBQ in Greenpoint.

Awesome: This Saturday is the “Great Greenpoint BBQrawl,” and five bars will serve complimentary ’cue and discounted draught beer from Brooklyn Brewery. This is cool. Comment

Monday, May 18, 2009

A woman in a bikini washed bikes

Awesome: Here’s a old-fashioned way of promoting a new business: Put a woman in a bikini! Comment

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Friday, May 15, 2009

Levin to Dems: I will show up this time

Election: Candidate Steve Levin vows to stop his “Rose Garden” strategy, break away from Vito Lopez’s shadow and finally debate the issues in the race to succeed Councilman David Yassky. Comments (12)

Title Tracks is a smash!

Smash or Trash: On the eve of two weekend shows, Title Tracks gets a rave from The Brooklyn Paper’s “Smash or Trash” team. With video … Comment