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Monday, April 7, 2014

Flop-house cinema: W’burg film fest celebrates bad movies

Cinema: Brooklyn has festivals for cat films, motorbike films, and science fiction films. And now it has a festival for bad films. Comments (11)

Friday, April 4, 2014

Tooting their own flute: Flutronix brings a modern sound to the classical instrument

Music: This Crown Heights duo is making the school-band staple cool again. Comment

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

It’s on a roll! Littleneck to open even littler neck in Greenpoint

Breaking Chews: The obvious move when your clam shack finds success along the banks of the Gowanus Canal — open an outpost a hop, skip, and a jump from Newtown Creek. Comments (7)

Magic spells: Greenpoint bookstore to host fantasy-themed spelling bee

Boro of Nerds: You shall not pass — if you cannot spell, that is. Comment

Ra ra Rasputin! A dinner honoring Russia’s greatest love machine

Dining: Toast the “Mad Monk” at this educational dinner party celebrating the life and legacy of the mysterious Russian mystic. Comments (1)

Crank call yields $364 for con artist

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

Jerk ends date by stealing phone of woman who wouldn’t go home with him

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

Monday, March 31, 2014

Jump around! W’burg parkour studio back in business

Williamsburg: The Williamsburg freestyle walking studio that shuttered suddenly in December is back up and running with a new name and new ownership. Comments (6)

Williamsburg man has been missing for three months

Williamsburg: Police are searching for a man who disappeared without a trace from his Williamsburg apartment in January. Comments (8)

Friday, March 28, 2014

Mckibbin Lofts fashion designer missing

Williamsburg: Police are searching for a fashion designer who vanished from his home in Williamsburg’s McKibbin Lofts on Saturday night. Comments (10)

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