Sign up for daily news emails!

North Brooklyn archive


Friday, Dec. 16, 2011

This band is not the usual ‘Suspects’

Music: Southern rock ain’t just the Allman Brothers anymore. Comments (4).

Woman raped in S. Fourth Street apartment

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1).

You’ll want to see Shanty

Bar Scrawl: A Williamsburg distillery opens a bona-fide bar. Comments (1).

Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011

Beer gets classy: Greenpoint bar makes brew into cocktails

Greenpoint: Some say, “Beer with liquor, never been sicker,” but not these guys! Comment.

Beer and liquor cocktails? Make ’em yourself

Greenpoint: Here are two recipes from the new One Stop Beer Shop in Greenpoint. Comment.

Punched out on N. Henry Street

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

Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011

All’s well at Allswell

Dining: You’ll have an offal good time at Allswell — chef Nate Smith’s new soup-to-guts gastropub in Williamsburg. Comments (1).

This week’s featured advertisers

Monday, Dec. 12, 2011

Into the dustbin! Preservation group dumps Greenpoint historic district bid

Greenpoint: An expansion of Greenpoint’s current historic district was dealt a possibly fatal blow last week when an influential Manhattan preservation group announced it would no longer back the bid, citing lack of public support. Comments (4).

Now Eva Moskowitz wants to open another ‘Success’ charter school in Williamsburg

Williamsburg: The former City Councilwoman has her eyes on MS 30 on S. Third Street. Comments (13).

Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011

City garbage truck kills woman

Mean Streets: A city garbage truck struck and killed a woman crossing Broadway on Wednesday, the second pedestrian accident to occur in Williamsburg in less than a week. Comments (18).