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Williamsburg–Greenpoint–Bushwick

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

The bass man cometh

Williamsburg: He’s more than just a pretty bass. Comment.

Friday, June 1, 2012

How do you spell D-R-I-N-K-S? Williamsburg’s boozy adult spelling bee

Event: Contestants bring their A-game to this competitive bar battle for word nerds. Comment.

Our drinking illustrator finds an artsy bar with a carpentry theme

Bar Scrawl: The Brooklyn Paper’s bartoonist Bill Roundy drops in on the Bushwick watering hole Tradesman. Comments (3).

Thursday, May 31, 2012

Open season! It’s Bushwick’s biggest art event of the year

Art: Here’s the shortlist of the 500 plus studios open to the public in Bushwick this weekend. Comments (3).

Brooklyn’s answer to Art Basel

Bushwick: Artist Jules de Balincourt transformed his studio to an art fair featuring a dozen neighborhood galleries and works from their cadre of artists. Comment.

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

W’burg’s outdoor cooking critics decry Memorial Day grilling mess

Williamsburg: They can’t take the heat — and they wish everyone else would go back to their kitchens. Comments (14).

Cyclists get psyched up at Bike Fetish Day

Williamsburg: There’s no love like the love a Brooklynite shares with his or her bicycle. Comments (2).

Jerk robs woman visiting friend

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

iPhone swiped on Dobbin Street

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

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Don’t stop Milk Believing! Rookie team races out to 8–0 start

Greenpoint: The Brooklyn Kickball League’s rookie phenoms tied a league record with four wins on Sunday, earning an 8–0 record overall and firm control over first place. Comments (3).

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