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Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009

The moped gangs of New York

Williamsburg: Rival moped gangs — yes, you read that right — are fighting over North Brooklyn’s turf. The Brooklyn Paper investigates these gangs’ strange ways and cultures. Comments (29)

What is a moped?

Williamsburg: Remember the gas crisis? That’s a good place to start. Comment

‘Juno’ what we mean: Kimya Dawson to play Greenpoint

Music: Catch Kimya Dawson, of “Juno” soundtrack fame, at Club Europa on March 10. Comments (3)

Clang! Magic Johnson’s Greenpoint condo goes belly up

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: The economic collapse has claimed another victim — a Greenpoint condo project partly funded by former NBA great Magic Johnson has gone bankrupt. Comment

Neighbors to club: Studio B-have!

Nightlife: A notorious Greenpoint club is now under new management. Comments (2)

Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009

Gunman mugs woman

Williamsburg: A pair of thugs mug a woman at gunpoint inches from the safety of a friend’s apartment. Plus all the crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Drive-by mugging

Greenpoint: After midnight, these crooks are gonna let it all hang out. Plus all the police news from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Friday, Feb. 20, 2009

Smash or Trash!

Smash or Trash: A band makes the dangerous decision to be reviewed by our “Smash or Trash” team. How did it turn out? Click above! With video … Comment
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