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Thursday, April 7, 2011

Rogue construction on North Seventh Street

Williamsburg: Now that’s a bad neighbor. Comments (11).

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Winery finally picks the Next Great Bottle Artist

Art: Talk about a Chateau Margeaux! Comment.

Boerum Street shooting!

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

Bank robber tries the old ‘Get down!’ trick

Greenpoint: Plus all the other illegal stuff from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

City taking Greenpoint Avenue Bridge bike lane back to the shop

Mean Streets: City officials will reconsider plans to extend a bike lane over the Greenpoint Avenue Bridge after residents and local business owners said that the truck route is too dangerous. Comments (36).

Boathouse plan moves ahead in Greenpoint

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: State officials made the $3-million waterfront facility on Manhattan Avenue one of seven finalists for a $7-million pool of grant money. Comments (1).

Chic restaurant, housing plan moves forward

Williamsburg: A cool dive bar — with some new affordable housing — is coming to the south side! Comments (3).

Friday, April 1, 2011

Young hopeful takes own life at 26

Williamsburg: A 26-year-old fashion photographer ended her life on Sunday, leaving her friends and family bewildered and stunned. Comments (13).

Hummus war! Workers were fired — and now you can’t get your chickpea dip

Williamsburg: Three bougie supermarkets are leading the fight against a Williamsburg hummus maker who allegedly abused his workers. Comments (5).