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Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014

New York Beer Week comes to Brooklyn

Dining: ‘NYC Brewer’s Choice’ brings 27 state breweries to Williamsburg for epic tasting event. Comments (16)

Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

Bartoonist stumbles on some off-beat cocktails

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator finds the mix of delicious cocktails, no food, and a staircase to be a treacherous combination at Ramona in Greenpoint. Comment

Going out on a limb: Tattoo parlor art show features disembodied arms

Art: Skin art is not the only thing on display at this Williamsburg tattoo studio. Comment

Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014

Summer loving: Greenpoint bar fights the freeze with beach party

Nightlife: Don’t let a little snow get in the way of your bikini shopping. Comments (17)

Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014

A space art-yssey: Sci-fi-inspired art show blasts off in W’burg

Art: It’s art, Jim, but not as we know it. Comment

Crooks rob delivery man of cash — and food

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

Screaming tenant drives would-be robbers to scram empty-handed

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

Going Green-point! Oil money seeping into the hands of eco-activists

Greenpoint: More than 100 people are vying for a chunk of .5 million in oil spill compensation money meant to gussy up the neighborhood. Comments (6)

Monday, Feb. 10, 2014

Bushwick councilman to developers: Keep it down!

Changing Brooklyn: Bushwick will not reach the heights developers hope it will, if one freshman councilman gets his way. Comments (41)

Underground print is dead! Racks emptied at subway ‘Newsstand’ art project

Williamsburg: The Newsstand, a truly underground zine store that operated out of the subterranean passageway between the Lorimer L and Metropolitan G train stations, has sold its last pamphlet. Comments (8)

Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014

Dance dance politicians! Officials meet on the dance-floor for historic groove-off

Williamsburg: Councilman Antonio Reynoso and his former boss Deputy Borough President Diana Reyna will square off against Assemblywoman Nydia Velazquez and Councilman Carlos Menchaca in a dancing duel in Williamsburg this evening. Comments (2)

Friday, Feb. 7, 2014

The most expensive ramen in Brooklyn

Dining: One fancy California restaurant is FedExing in some pricey pasta. Comments (3)

Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014

Public Assembly broken up

Nightlife: A popular Williamsburg music venue has closed its doors. Comments (3)

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