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Monday, Oct. 6, 2014

Reprise of the machines: W’burg play stars robot actor

Theater: That is right — a robot actor. Comment

Ghost buskers: Spooky musical show haunts Bushwick Starr

Music: Forget ghost stories this Halloween — listen to some ghost songs instead. Comment

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014

Walkie-textie: No bars, no problem with W’burg invention

Circuit Lord: This gadget will keep your thumbs busy even when the cell towers are down. Comments (6)

Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

Last food: W’burg White Castle closed

Changing Brooklyn: An iconic Brooklyn fast-food fortress has fallen. Comments (12)

Flavor-dusting for prints: Teens stole Doritos from chip factory, police say

Williamsburg: They were caught orange-handed. Comments (5)

Thrive-in Saturday! W’burg glam rock party celebrates 10 years

Music: They love to boogie on a Saturday night! Comments (1)

Action-packed gas station heist in Williamsburg

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

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014

Gaseous play: G’point fart factory to harness sewage, compost fumes

Greenpoint: One person’s trash and sewage is another’s natural gas. Comments (4)

Activists: Newtown Creek gas plant squashes park promise

Greenpoint: The city is building a gas recycling facility on land that it promised it would turn into a neighborhood park, according to Greenpointers who are demanding the plant be moved elsewhere. Comment

Kick-stopper! Bandit burglarizes Kickstarter

Greenpoint: A bozo broke into Kickstarter’s Greenpoint headquarters last week and made off with a bundle of electronics, according to cops. Comments (1)

Monday, Sept. 29, 2014

Attempted rape in Greenpoint

Greenpoint: A woman fought off a would-be rapist on a Greenpoint street early on Sunday morning, according to law enforcement officials. Comment

Cops: Anti-gay shooting in Bushwick

Bushwick: Police have arrested three men who they say harassed and shot at a group of men dressed in drag in Bushwick on Saturday morning. Comment

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014

Bushwick Houses resident murdered on his steps

Bushwick: A fiend shot and killed a man outside his Bushwick apartment on Thursday afternoon, cops said. Comments (1)

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