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Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013

Who will be the next Miss Lez?

Event: Beauty is only skin deep, so thank god for glitter. Comments (1)

Friday, Aug. 9, 2013

One last Yes

Event: House of Yes’s days on Maujer Street are numbered, but the groundbreaking performing arts space isn’t leaving without one last big blowout. Comments (16)

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Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013

McGolrick vandalism prompts W’burgers to teach teens about kale, bike jumping

Greenpoint: Basil and bike track engineering are just a few ingredients of the unconventional teen outreach under way in Williamsburg. Comments (42)

Car thugs smash into driver, then rob him

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (2)

Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013

Cops: Man arrested in Williamsburg bathroom slay left toddler with body

Williamsburg: The arrest came one day after 32-year-old Melissa Torres was found dead in her apartment. Comment

Monday, Aug. 5, 2013

Woman found dead of suffocation in her South Williamsburg bathroom

Williamsburg: Cops made the grisly discovery after friends called to say they were worried. Comment

Friday, Aug. 2, 2013

Those helicopters this morning? That was cops doing their job

Williamsburg: Commentators on BrooklynPaper.com who were roused from slumber by a helicopter hovering over Williamsburg want to know what was going on — and we’ve got the answer. Comments (14)

Burglars target Greenpoint and Williamsburg businesses

Williamsburg: Police are on the hunt for a pair of burglars who they say knocked off a dozen businesses in Greenpoint and Williamsburg over the past month and a half. Comments (26)