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Williamsburg–Greenpoint–Bushwick

Friday, Aug. 16, 2013

Classroom antics

Nightlife: A Williamsburg comedy event is part show, part tell. Comment

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013

Cops: Man cuffed after Greenpoint home invasion, rape spree

Greenpoint: The attacks took place over two and a half hours on Monday night. Greenpointers say they’re worried about an uptick in crime. Comments (2)

Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013

Greenpoint tower trouble

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: A humongous housing development planned to rise in Greenpoint at the confluence of Newtown Creek and the East River is going to force up rents, endanger new residents, and strain neighborhood resources to the breaking point, neighbors said at a raucous meeting on Tuesday. Comment

Thief snatches retired officer’s gun at phone store

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

Thief cons woman into buying phone cards

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013

Cops nab alleged Greenpoint pistol-whipper

Greenpoint: It all started with a guy asking for directions. Comments (2)

Monday, Aug. 12, 2013

Early morning L train shutdown stresses out W’burg, Bushwick night owls

Williamsburg: It has only been a week, but nocturnal people in Bushwick and Williamsburg are already grumpy. Comments (22)

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