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Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Sketchy characters: W’burg animation fest features hand-drawn hosts

Cinema: They’re Brooklyn’s Beavis and Butthead! Comment

Monday, June 2, 2014

Un-brew-sual: Rare Beer Fest features strange suds

Dining: Brooklyn Brewery will host 26 breweries from around the state, all offering up their weirdest, most hard-to-find concoctions. Comments (2)

Friday, May 30, 2014

Time after time: Borough-made film features Brooklyn time-traveler

Cinema: Forget the stereotype of Brooklyn newcomers moving in from the Midwest — the protaganist of this film is an immigrant from 400 years in the future. Comments (3)

Best of the fest: Four great flicks at the Brooklyn Film Festival

Cinema: With 100 films spanning two cinemas and a whole week, deciding what to see at the Brooklyn Film Festival can be a daunting task. So we have decided for you. Comment

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Show some skin: ‘Live’ tattoo shows at Bushwick Open Studios

Art: Call it tattoo performance art. Comment

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Coming to you live from … industrial Bushwick? Livestream’s map quest confuses

Williamsburg: Not only is Bushwick the new Williamsburg, but a tech company is claiming the old Williamsburg is now a part of its in-vogue neighbor, city designations be damned. Comments (6)

Adult and teen bullies attack 15-year-old on Lorimer Street

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

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Livestream to occupy 3rd Ward

Williamsburg: The internet company that helped the Occupy Wall Street movement broadcast its every move to the world is moving into the Williamsburg space formerly home to a do-it-yourselfer center that closed abruptly in October. Comment

Friday, May 23, 2014

In tent city! Williamsburg park gets a tepee

Williamsburg: We knew the neighborhood was missing something. Comment

High-tech venue to book low-draw bands

Music: Get ready to hear some of the most crisp, resounding guitar chords ever played in Williamsburg, and don’t expect to recognize the people doing the strumming. Comment

Bartoonist plays the field in Williamsburg

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking cartoonist stops by a cavernous new sports bar and learns what people mean when they say they are going to “go watch the game.” Comment

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Cops: Williamsburg man hurt surfing donut-truck

Williamsburg: A man was seriously injured on Wednesday morning when he tried to hitch a ride on the back of a moving Dunkin’ Donuts delivery truck, police said. Comment

Williamsburg–Rockaway party bus announces it won’t run just in time for summer

Williamsburg: Fortunately for beach bums there is at least one other private bus line running a beer-friendly route to the beach. Comments (4)

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