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Friday, Sept. 12, 2014

Bartoonist’s not gonna take it!

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

Bushwick: 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

Dad Halen! Van Halen tribute band reunites for G’point show

Music: Get ready to Roth! Comment

Williamsburg upstart takes district leader race by storm

Williamsburg: Race to the Rizzo! Comments (5)

Police: L train dispute turned bloody with stabbing

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

Disgruntled delivery driver beans boss with chair

Greenpoint: 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)

Grime of passion! W’burg artist combines Japanese printmaking with dirt

Weird Art: And you thought dirty water was just for hot dogs. Comment

Flipping the slip script: Bushwick drag partiers prance, dance

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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