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Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Stay up and eat up: Manhattan late-night eatery comes to Williamsburg

Dining: Drunk and hungry? A new Williamsburg eatery can solve one of those problems. Comments (43)

Monday, March 25, 2013

Bushwick battles violence against women with community theater

Theater: A new rendition of “The Vagina Monologues” is countering a spate of violence against women in Bushwick. Comments (2)

Saturday, March 23, 2013

Tapping into beer at Torst

Dining: There’s more than 99 bottles of beer at this new Greenpoint brew bar — but you’re not going to see any of them on the walls. Nor will you see any decoration, for that matter. Comments (27)

Friday, March 22, 2013

Domino developer promises bikes, yoga, veggies, books

Williamsburg: Here’s one way for a developer to ingratiate himself with the new neighbors. Comments (38)

Striking a wooden pose

Art: An artist is putting a chainsaw to his portraits of New Yorkers. Comment

Thursday, March 21, 2013

A real Brooklyn knight: W’burg warrior heading to Europe to do battle

Boro of Nerds: Sword-toting Williamsburger Zorikh Lequidre will represent the County of Kings — and the nation — in a fight for bragging rights between men who spend their weekends getting all medieval on each other. Comments (16)

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Spider-Mensch! Movie crew makes parking concession during Passover

Cinema: The makers of the “Amazing Spider-Man 2” came to their Spidey senses and promised to mitigate their impact on parking in South Williamsburg during Passover. Comments (4)

Saturday, March 16, 2013

Turn off the park: W’burgers say no to Spider-Man plan

The Greatest Story Ever: Sony Pictures is spinning a web of contempt by trying to film “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” in South Williamsburg during Passover, claim angry neighbors who say film trailers shouldn’t take up much-needed parking spaces at the height of the Jewish holiday. Comments (11)

Friday, March 15, 2013

Domino builder: If you don’t like the new plan, there’s always the old one

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: Domino Sugar factory owner Jed Walentas has a backup plan if neighbors don’t like his lofty new vision for the massive waterfront property: go back to the site’s much-maligned previous development blueprint. Comments (40)

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