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Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015

Stuck in the riddle: Escape Room challenges players to puzzle a way out

Event: Come here to get a clue. Comment

Advice from inside the room

Event: I escaped the room, but only because they let me out. Comment

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015

Battle of wits: Comedians compete in insult extravaganza

Williamsburg: This show for cut-ups may cut deep. Comments (3)

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015

Holiday road! Sightseers visit Greenpoint to ride new Citi Bikes

Greenpoint: Coney Island has amusement parks, Brooklyn Heights has the Promenade, and now Greenpoint has Citi Bike. Comments (11)

Brute attacks man outside strip club

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Pickpocket wakes sleeping man, knocks him out to steal wallet

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

Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015

Spinning its wheels: City delays new Pulaski Bridge bike lane — again

Mean Streets: It is a trip down memory lane. Comments (30)

Surf king USA: Legendary guitarist, 78, will rock Williamsburg

Music: Talk about a guitar hero! Comment

Monday, Aug. 17, 2015

Community hub snub! Cuomo vetoes bill to save W’burg senior center from eviction

Changing Brooklyn: Gov. Cuomo has turned his back on Williamsburg families and seniors by scuttling a bill that would allow the state to save a beloved neighborhood senior center and daycare from eviction, say local pols. Comments (8)

Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015

Dump-truck driver fatally runs over elderly woman

Bushwick: A man driving a Mack dump truck fatally ran over an elderly woman as she was attempting to cross the street in Bushwick on Wednesday, police said. Comments (6)

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