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Friday, Sept. 12, 2014

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator visits Rocka Rolla, a hair-metal-themed bar in Williamsburg. Comments (1)

Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014

W’burg electronic musician throws her voice across Atlantic

Circuit Lord: This recording artist’s SoundCloud and Kickstarter presence has allowed her to embark on her first-ever tour — throughout Europe. Comment

Bushwick pol back in action, surrounded by allies

Politics: Machine Bushwick Assembly candidate Erik Dilan bested his challenger from the faltering left wing of Brooklyn liberal politics in Tuesday night’s low-turnout primary election. Comment

Williamsburg upstart takes district leader race by storm

Politics: Race to the Rizzo! Comments (5)

Police: L train dispute turned bloody with stabbing

Crime: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Disgruntled delivery driver beans boss with chair

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

Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014

Upscale Bushwick building seeks ‘settlers’

Changing Brooklyn: An upscale Bushwick apartment building called Colony 1209 invites “settlers” to treat the neighborhood that it calls “Brooklyn’s new frontier” like urban pioneers. Comments (25)
Weird Art: And you thought dirty water was just for hot dogs. Comment
Art: A whole royal court of drag kings and queens wigged out at the cross-dressing fest Bushwig last weekend in Bushwick. Comments (14)

Friday, Sept. 5, 2014

OkCupid founder pens book on the data of dating

Books: Williamsburg resident Christian Rudder on love in the time of Instagram. Comments (1)

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