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Williamsburg–Greenpoint–Bushwick

Friday, Nov. 15, 2013

Bartoonist goes to Manhattan — just kidding!

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking cartoonist claims to sometimes trek out to the island across the East River for a drink, but we all know he was waiting for this cocktail bar to come to Williamsburg the whole time. Comment

Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013

Thief rips woman’s rent money from hands

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

Cons trick victim for $60

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

Daddy’s little secret: Leg warmers!

Shopping: Nothing says “I care” more than a handmade gift, even if the hands that made it belong to somebody else. Comment

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013

Four Iranian indie rockers meet grisly, tragic end in W’burg murder-suicide

Williamsburg: They fled authoritarian censorship in Iran to seek rock stardom in Williamsburg but their quest came to a grisly end on Monday. Comments (6)

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Monday, Nov. 11, 2013

Four indie rockers killed in W’burg murder-suicide: Cops

Williamsburg: An indie rock musician shot and killed nearly all of the members of a Williamsburg dance-punk band from Iran before turning the gun on himself at the band’s practice space and apartment early on Monday morning, cops said. Comments (2)

Friday, Nov. 8, 2013

Greenpoint’s extreme vintage store stocks home accessories ‘from the days of Caesar’

Shopping: It is probably the only place in the world where shoppers can find a gold leather chaise lounge from the 1980s sitting next to a 2,300-year-old bronze censer. Comments (2)

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