Momofuku Bakery & Milk Bar have outgrown their East Village space and are planning to move their “baking operations” to Williamsburg off the Bedford stop towards Driggs. Once space is completed (it’s currently under construction) everything will be baked in the Williamsburg space, then trucked into to the Momofuku Milk Bar stores in the East […]
Archives for March 2010
Assemblyman Joe Lentol is reportedly “assisting with the application process” to tell Google we want their internets, but needs to hear some words of encouragement from you all so he knows people actually care. So listen up. If you have, or have once had, slow internet service around the ‘Burg, do us all a favor […]
Gawker’s Hamilton Nolan asks, “What will we call Hipsters?” The field has been narrowed to Doucheoisie, Fauxhemians, Pabstsmears, Probos & Trendsluts. Go, vote & help reset the course of history for the sake of the American media 4eva.
The organizers of Slashedo, a Nordic-themed dance party happening this Wednesday night at K&M, are out to learn us that “Danes do it better!” By enlisting the music of such artists as Lykke Li, Miike Snow, R√∂yksopp, The Hives, Bj√∂rk, Sigor R√≥s, Lindstr√∏m, the Raveonettes, Jens Lekman and bunches more, it shouldn’t be so much […]
Northern California coffee company Blue Bottle Coffee has finally arrived in Williamsburg. The massive, minimalist space on Berry Street is primarily dedicated to roasting and packaging the coffee, however there is a small caf√© section with a large communal standing room table. Blue Bottle Coffee serves latt√©s, cappuccinos, espressos, and mochas (made with Brooklyn-based Mast […]
21-year-old Brianna Zani has gone missing, her sister tweeted us, and asked we “please get the word out if you can.” She is 5′ 5″, had short blond hair (now shaved?), blue eyes, and was last seen wearing a green shirt with blue jeans when she escaped from Woodhull Hospital at 760 Broadway in Brooklyn, […]
Too busy to say, “Hey Mom & Dad, I miss you…”? No problem! For $5, this fellow will send you a post card from Brooklyn, NY saying anything you want. Act now before it’s too late!
Fatty ‘Cue unofficially opened last night at its new location at 91 South Sixth Street. Gothamist went and sniffed the pork belly and reports it has three floors with enough room for 50 diners & “400 pounds of meat at a time.” However, don’t go making plans yet. The official opening date is March 23rd. […]
Crushing news from the Memphis Commercial Appeal: Alex Chilton, the legendary singer, songwriter, and performer who created music with the Box Tops, Big Star, and as a solo artist, died today. Chilton was in New Orleans and was scheduled to play in Austin this weekend with the reunited Big Star as part of SXSW. According […]
It smells like hope at one bodega on S. 2nd and Havemeyer. To shamelessly quote myself: “There they are, sandwiched as usual between ‚”Egyptian Musk” and ‚”White Diamond.” Obama Incense sticks, FTW.” Somebody please go grab a few and tell me what it smells like to be President!