Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: Borough President Markowitz gave his seal of approval to two controversial developments on the waterfront in Greenpoint. Comments (42)

Chicken tenders flying the coop

Urban farmers are being kicked out of their flagship plantation in Bushwick by a landlord who says he wants to build, leaving them to sow the earth at only one, less-noticeable location. Comments (12)

Cops: Houseguest steals and pawns owner’s jewelry

Crime: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Police: Man attacks ex-girlfriend taking her kids to school

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

Jumpin’ juniper! Pop-up shop offers the scents of the West Coast

A pop-up fragrance shop is aiming to make Brooklynites smell less like the city and more like a mountain range. Comments (10)
A city plan to shoehorn a third school into a Bushwick building has parents and teachers there demanding they keep the place old school. Comments (4)

Cancer Ward: Shuttered W’burg art center regulars blame closure on greed

There are three words that locked-out regulars say do not describe Williamsburg’s abruptly shuttered arts center. Comments (20)
The Renegade Craft Fair is out, but the Brooklyn Flea and Smorgasburg will get to stay in the East River State Park for another year. Comments (9)

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