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Williamsburg–Greenpoint–Bushwick

Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009

Brooklyn is star of this comic novel

Books: Williamsburg hipster chicks will eat you alive, says this graphic artist in a new collection of comic stories. Comments (1).

Superfund to pay for Greenpoint cleanup

Greenpoint: Greenpoint is getting ready to get clean. Comment.

People’s Firehouse may become community center

Williamsburg: Williamsburg’s “People’s Firehouse” is one step closer to living up to its name. Comment.

Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009

Shul house rocked!

Williamsburg: Crooks even broke into a synagogue to get the charity money. Shonda! Plus all the crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment.

This is some bad sex

Greenpoint: Another reason to be careful when you invite someone back to your place at 5 am. Plus all the police news from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment.

‘Warsaw’ no ghetto for record fans

Shopping: Just take those old records off the shelf and make room for new vinyl in your collection, because dozens of vendors are again storming Warsaw on Feb. 15 in what is fast-becoming a major musical event in the borough. Comment.

Friday, Jan. 30, 2009

Sound nix at Sound Fix

Music: It will be remembered as the day the music died: After five years of free music, one year of free stand-up comedy, and lots of noise complaints, Sound Fix, a Williamsburg record store, is closing down its bar and live-music space. Comment.

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