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Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Cheap polish: Synth-pop trio does it themselves, well

Music: The synth-pop practitioners who make up Young Heel do it themselves, but you wouldn’t know it to listen to them. Comments (3)

Saturday, May 24, 2014

A long, deranged trip it was

February Houses: The far-off setting is all the same to the self-involved characters in this novel from Williamsburg publisher Autonomedia. Comments (1)

Friday, May 23, 2014

BushWiccans seek to conjure cash with green-thumb spell

Bushwick: An occult bookstore in Bushwick, is hosting a 24-hour variety show pledge drive to fund the installation of a garden out back. Comments (3)

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Gunmen invade woman’s home, tie her up, take her stuff

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

Cops: Teen jumps skateboard sidekick for cellphone

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

Friday, May 16, 2014

Temporary free G transfers tantalize long-suffering straphangers

Free the G: The hop, skip, and jump it takes to transfer from the J or M at Lorimer to the G at Broadway will no longer set straphangers back $2.50 thanks to a temporary free transfer. Comments (6)

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Sweet sweep! Domino Sugar development clears final hurdle

Williamsburg: The latest Domino Sugar factory development plan passed the Council in a unanimous vote on Wednesday, opening the way for construction on the mega-development after years of heated debate over the project. Comments (14)

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