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Friday, Feb. 21, 2014

Bartoonist goes tropical

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator dons his best Hawaiian shirt and hits a winter beach party at Greenpoint beer bar the Diamond. Comments (4).

Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014

Ultimate toddler fighters train at Greenpoint gym

Greenpoint: These pint-sized pipsqueaks are a long way from the Ultimate Fighting Championship, but while their fellow toddlers are busy picking their noses and learning their ABCs, they are preparing for combat. Comments (2).

Villain attacks woman, steals smartphone

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

Monday, Feb. 17, 2014

The $7 latte reviewed

Greenpoint: We put the most expensive brew in the borough to the taste test. Comments (54).

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Williamsburg ‘Wild West’ for ‘affordable housing’ ads: Official

Williamsburg: Building owners are gaming the city’s rules for so-called “affordable” housing by advertising cheap rentals on an obscure government website no cash-strapped Brooklyn renter would be likely to read, said a local official who wants to make such apartment deals impossible to miss. Comments (4).

Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

A whole latte money!

Greenpoint: The $7 latte is here. Comments (61).

Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014

Motorist killed 80-year-old lady in Williamsburg: Cops

Mean Streets: A driver mowed down an elderly woman in Williamsburg as she was crossing the street on Tuesday afternoon, killing her, police said. Comments (6).