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Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015

Directors cut-up: Female comedians put films to the test

Cinema: The Bechdel test, that is. Comments (1)

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015

Crumbling Greenpoint park will get $2-million makeover

Greenpoint: This green space is getting some green. Comment

Chicken robber flees stick-up attempt

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

Surprisingly friendly mugger swipes man’s cash

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

Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015

Surf and no turf! Residents rally on river for promised parkland

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: They rocked the boat! Comments (8)

Monday, Aug. 10, 2015

Police: Woman pays $20 to avoid rape

Williamsburg: A man threatened to rape a woman in Williamsburg last week then walked away after she paid him $20. Comments (3)

Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015

Tomorrow: Storm the beach at Bushwick Inlet Park

Greenpoint: Protesters pushing the city to fulfill the promise of Bushwick Inlet Park in Williamsburg are planning a navel assualt on the green space. Comments (4)

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