Food fight! Cookbook authors face off live on stage at Food Book Fair slam

Books: A battle of words is cooking in Brooklyn. Comment
Theater: This festival is growing like a weed! Comments (3)

Bartoonist hits hipster heaven

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator goes people-watching at the Happy Fun Hideaway in Bushwick — where the wine comes from a box and the patrons from the early ’90s. Comments (13)

Home invasion, ski-masks, zip-ties and all, on Lorimer

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

Early morning cab robbery turns foot chase

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

Showdown at the BK corral! Williamsburg board snubs on-street bike parking

Mean Streets: A local panel is not letting any more Williamsburg and Greenpoint parking spaces get turned over to bike racks without a fight. Comments (85)
Mean Streets: A hit-and-run driver slammed into a bicyclist in Bushwick on Wednesday morning, killing him on impact, cops said. Comments (12)

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