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Williamsburg–Greenpoint–Bushwick

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013

Teddy Roosevelt and Elvis collide in this surreal buddy comedy

Theater: The surreal buddy comedy rocks, rolls, and does ballet. Comments (2).

Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013

Cops: Suspect smashes man’s car with tire iron

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

Crook takes man’s iPad mini at gunpoint

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

Monday, Sept. 30, 2013

Williamsburger: I was the victim of an anti-gay beatdown steps from my front door

Williamsburg: The victim tried to fight back, but did not want to let go of his dogs and ultimately suffered a broken nose and eye socket. Comments (19).

Exodus! Movement of dance people

Dance: Another Williamsburg arts mecca is packing up and saying goodbye to the nabe. Comment.

Friday, Sept. 27, 2013

There’s gold in that thar oil! But who will get it?

Greenpoint: Officials are about to begin handing out $19.5 million in oil company money to Greenpoint community members with creative ideas on how to gussy up a neighborhood that suffered through an oil spill that was three times the size of the Exxon Valdez disaster, but some residents worry that the biggest chunks of money will be reserved for well-connected companies, leaving crumbs for everyday environmentalists with innovative ideas. Comments (2).

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