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Monday, Jan. 3, 2011

With Buke and Gass, it’s DIY folk

Music: Take a baritone ukulele (the buke) and a guitar-bass hybrid (the gass) and you have the hottest folk band in the borough. Comment

It’s no ‘Mirage’ — You’ll have a great time at this pop show

Music: The men of Super Mirage are here to entertain you. Comment

Friday, Dec. 31, 2010

Vito Lopez: Newsmaker of the Year!

Vito under the Microscope: It’s been a banner year for Assemblyman Vito Lopez (D–Williamsburg) punctuated by the highs of winning a near-unanimous election to lead the Brooklyn Democratic Party and the lows of, well, just about everything else. Let’s take a look back at the year that was, and always will be, for Vito Lopez. Comments (9)

Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010

The freshman! Vito Lopez retires — and returns!

Williamsburg: Assemblyman Vito Lopez retires on Dec. 31 after 13 newsmaking years as “the” power broker of North Brooklyn. Comments (21)

Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010

Mugged for iPhone on Varet

Williamsburg: Plus all the other crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

This was no game

Greenpoint: A thief grabs an iPhone while its owner was playing on it. Plus all the other illegal stuff from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment

‘Zombie’ jamboree! Patton Oswalt at Warsaw on Jan. 8

Books: Patton Oswalt may be the least likely Renaissance man. Comment

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