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Friday, Aug. 8, 2014

Fast fashion! Designers compete to make outfits from scraps at Style Wars

Nightlife: In fashion, one day you’re in, the next day you’re in a Williamsburg bar franticly assembling an outfit from old coat hangers and bubble wrap. Comments (1)

Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014

With liberty and G transfers for all

Free the G: G-train riders are getting used to the free Broadway-to-Lorimer transfer that is in place while transit crews repair the tunnel to Queens, and advocates say the Metropolitan Transportation Authority would be foolish to snatch it away. Comments (4)

Theater in the round! Comedians pen pizza-themed plays

Theater: This event might sound cheesy, but the crowd eats it up! Comments (1)

Local author explains ‘Whatever Happened to the Metric System?’

Books: This book sounds like kilograms of fun! Comments (13)

Cops: Grabby lady tries to rob woman of groceries in elevator

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

Craigslist ‘movers’ drive off with woman’s stuff

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

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014

Greenpoint pizza-bar pie and dry

Greenpoint: Lulu’s is on its last legs. Comment

Thursday, July 31, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: Pit bull owner sez Brooklyn-Queens Expressway pooch ran away

Fuzzy Brooklyn: The owner of the pit bull that appeared to have been thrown off the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway came forward to claim his pooch on Thursday, saying it ran away on Tuesday afternoon in Greenpoint, hours before its near-fatal fall. Comments (4)

Pit bull survives possible toss from Brooklyn-Queens Expressway

Fuzzy Brooklyn: A group of good Samaritans helped save the life of a pit bull after someone apparently threw the animal off the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway in Williamsburg on Tuesday. Comments (5)

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