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Williamsburg–Greenpoint–Bushwick

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Flora in the hole, as ‘bombers’ spill their seeds

Williamsburg: Gardening in North Brooklyn is about to become a form of rebellion. Comments (4).

New sign sends up a ‘Flare’ in Greenpoint

Shopping: A Meserole Avenue boutique reflects its neighborhood in many ways. Comment.

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Not a drop to drink! Bloomy pitches new water meter plan

Bloomy in the ’Hood: Yeah, the mayor wanted to talk about water meters (which is fine, we guess), but when you have a press conference at the Brooklyn Brewery, would it kill someone to pour that other important liquid? Comments (2).

Bottle bash

Williamsburg: They tried to steal the kid’s PSP — by bashing him over the head with a bottle. Plus all the crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment.

He had an art attack

Greenpoint: A graffiti “artist” slugs a man who tries to get him to stop painting his wall. Plus all the police news from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment.

Craigsthief preys on the naive with ‘paid shopper’ ploy

Williamsburg: If a job sounds too good to be true — it probably is, according to cops at Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1).

Monday, March 23, 2009

Results of the Greenpoint Mac Off — with video!

Greenpoint: Our intrepid and mac-and-cheese-loving editor, Gersh Kuntzman, “covered” Sunday’s Greenpoint Mac Off, that annual walking tour of the neighborhood’s best macaroni-and-cheese entrees. With video … Comments (2).

Friday, March 20, 2009

Smash or Trash!

Smash or Trash: Sarah Lentz asks the “Smash or Trash” team to review her song. How did it turn out? Not so well! With video … Comments (1).

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