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Dance: Did you hear the one about the dancers who wanted to make their audience laugh? Comment

Hilarious hoofers: Other top picks from the ‘Comedy in Dance Festival’

Dance: A fusion of improv comedy and dance, a duet over a crossword, and a modern take on “Cats” are just some of the pieces at Triskelion Arts’ annual “Comedy in Dance Festival.” Comment

Bartoonist says new brewpub is the schnitz

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking cartoonist maps out new Greenpoint brewpub Dirck the Norseman. Comments (5)

The band played on: The rise and fall and rise of Ditmas Park duo Via Audio

Music: Via Audio has weathered the loss of its management, booking agent, and the lack of a label. But can it overcome a seperation of 2,448 miles? Comment

Cops: Suspect tried to steals man’s tools

Crime: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (2)

Group tries to rob young teen

Crime: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comments (1)
The industrial area around Williamsburg’s Morgan Avenue L station is about to get a little more bubbly. Comments (30)

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish activist condemns Purim flag-burning

A group of Satmar Hasidic Jews are coming under fire for burning an Israeli flag in Williamsburg during a raucous Purim celebration on Sunday. Comments (17)

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