GO Brooklyn: The Brooklyn Paper#8217;s essential guide to the Borough of Kings

Friday, Feb. 18, 2011

Shopping: Forget the generic versions of peppers and tortilla you’ll find in your local C-Town; for Brooklyn cooks, Flatbush is the gateway to Mexico. Comment

Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011

‘Tiny’ crowd! Vaudeville show at Sycamore is canceled!

Nightlife: We just got a call from the folks who run this show, telling us that it is canceled for lack of performers. Comments (1)

Think you know sex? The Victorians were even better at it

Books: Lust, pornography, homosexuality and even sex position manuals were all popular in the old days. Comments (1)
Art: This exhibit puts the art in artifacts. Comment
Music: Now the five-year-old series is at Pete’s Candy Store. Comment
Melting Pot: The complex flavors and textures of Malaysian cuisine are relatively unknown, even in Brooklyn’s expansive culinary universe. Comment

Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011

Building the perfect coffee snob

Dining: You don’t have to spend a lot of money at a coffeehouse, but you do need to spend a lot of money if you’re going to be a connoisseur. Comments (3)

Bum love! Three Dodger docs to screen at Historical Society

Cinema: They skipped town over 50 years ago, but the Brooklyn Dodgers live on — at least in a new film series. Comments (1)

Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011

It’s a Gimme! Coffee joint to expand

Dining: Gimme Coffee is ready to give us more! Comments (5)

Get a load of Scott Brindl’s sausage

Shopping: The man behind Brooklyn Cured shares a few secrets. Comments (2)

Monday, Feb. 14, 2011

Winging it! Life Cafe wins boro-wide chicken contest

Dining: The wing is dead, long live the wing! Comment

It’ll be 10 gallons of fun at the Texas State Fair at the Bell House

Event: Calling all Lone Star staters! The Bell House has a rip-roaring party for you. Comment
Art: Catch some of the neighborhood’s most exciting emerging artists when Bushwick’s elusive art spaces open simultaneously for Bushwick Beat Nite on Feb. 18. Comment

Duke, Benny and Cole come to life at Brooklyn Center

Music: Duke Ellington and Benny Goodman are being brought back to life for one night only next week. Comments (1)

Friday, Feb. 11, 2011

Music: A big gig for Akron/Family at the Knitting Factory next Thursday. Comments (1)

Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011

Another big national burger chain bites the borough

Dining: And this Smashburger owner won’t waste his time with Manhattan. Comments (9)

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