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Thursday, March 5, 2009

Hair they are! The best beards — and the men beneath them — are coming to Brooklyn

Event: The New York City Beard and Moustache Championship, indisputably the most important contest to take place in Brooklyn since the 1956 World Series, is coming to Williamsburg — just in time for the recession. Comments (2)

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Hopped up crime

Williamsburg: He wanted an Olde English malt liquor, but he ended up in cuffs. Plus all the crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (2)

Don’t believe these plumbers

Greenpoint: Not even Nixon had plumbers as dastardly as these. Plus all the police news from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Is the ‘Fix’ in at Sound Fix?

Williamsburg: Marissa Nadler played the last live concert in Sound Fix Lounge on Saturday — or did she? Comment

W’burg park reopens!

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: The cash-strapped state parks department has reopened Williamsburg’s only waterfront park a month ahead of schedule — and just in time for winter. With video … Comments (1)

Zipi Zape becomes Barberry in Billyburg

Dining: Small plates just got a lot bigger, thanks to the transformation of the tapas bar Zipi Zape into Barberry — a Mediterranean eatery. Comments (1)

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