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Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014

Find a doomsday date at this post-apocalyptic dating show

Theater: Just because civilazation has broken down, it doesn’t mean your love life has to! Comment

Monday, Feb. 3, 2014

Young Yeller creates big pop sounds from small Greenpoint bedroom

Music: Many musicians give up dreams of pop stardom for sensible day jobs — but Jesse Brickel has done the exact opposite. Comments (3)

Outside in: Bushwick street artist moves his work indoors

Art: Luis Rosenfeld’s glossy black and white photos are typically found on the streets of Bushwick. But for one month, you can see them in wrmer surrounds. Comment

Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014

Jazzing it up: Williamsburg fitness studio resurrects ’80s aerobics fad

Fitness: Break out the spandex and leg warmers! Comments (16)

Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014

Would-be rooftop burglar tries to play off intrusion

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

Moped-riding mope bashes teen with pipes

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

Bushwick’s Oneida keeps avant-rocking on

Music: The members of Oneida are not fans of downtime. Comments (1)

Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014

Con Ed con man nets big bucks with crank calls

Williamsburg: One or more thieves has been dialing up small business owners and tricking them into turning over big bundles of cash. Comment

Too-cool winter Schoolfest gathers little scholars and their parents

Parenting: Parents, students, and teachers gathered on Saturday to check out the wealth of academic and recreational options available to Brooklyn kids. Comment

Monday, Jan. 27, 2014

City putting the squeeze on Kent lead-foots

Mean Streets: The city wants to make a dent in speeding on Kent Avenue. Comments (13)

Friday, Jan. 24, 2014

Elderly domain! W’burg pol pitches state seizure as solution to senior center woes

Williamsburg: A Williamsburg official is pushing a law that would let the city seize a building from its owner to save the embattled senior center inside. Comments (3)

Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014

Popular Williamsburg brunch spot cannibalizes its fine dining offspring

Dining: Egg is about to get a bigger carton. Comments (26)

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