I don’t think South Williamsburg was feeling left out by the explosion of hotels in the area, but plans have been filed for a 104 room hotel at 361 Bedford Ave. From TheRealDeal: Rabsky Group filed plans for a 104-room hotel on Bedford Avenue in South Williamsburg – the first hotel project for the prolific […]
After a woman hung a wind chime outside of her Kent Street home last month, a passive aggressive battle between neighbors has ensued. From DNAinfo: Instead of a memorial to her mom, Walczak’s shrine has turned into a pro-wind chime rallying point, a place to vent about estrangement between neighbors and a battleground for ordinances […]
The Meadows festival has announced the lineup for their second annual festival taking place this September 15-17th at Citifield in Queens. From the press release: Founders Entertainment is proud to announce the lineup for the second annual edition of The Meadows Music And Arts Festival, taking place September 15th to 17th in Queens, New York […]
Last December Williamsburg coffee shop The End debuted their Unicorn Latte. The drink was a hit and little Unicorn Lattes were trotting throughout the neighborhood happily. However, this April the behemoth known as Starbucks poked its large horn into the ring and debuted a Unicorn Frappuccino. The End has now filed a lawsuit against Starbucks. […]
“It became clear within a few short weeks that the addition of a second market was preventing us from optimizing the event experience in the world-class way our audience deserves and expects,” said co-founder Eric Demby.
Reminder…. there’s no freaking L Train this weekend!
Did you know that the only venues where you are legally allowed to dance in Williamsburg are Rough Trade and Music Hall of Williamsburg? Andrew Muchmore (of the Williamsburg venue Muchmore’s) is taking on the 1926 NYC law that bans dancing. Tonight Muchmore’s is hosting a panel discussion on repealing the outdated law. From the […]
Brooklyn’s longest running film/music series SummerScreen has announced the lineup for the McCarren Park movies this summer. Here are the movies that will be shown on Wednesdays in the park: 7/5 – Mean Girls 7/12 – Office Space 7/26 – Selena 8/2 – I Know What You Did Last Summer 8/9 – Audience Choice You […]
All of the bars in this quiz were once a bar of a different name. How many of the 13 can you guess correctly?
Gorillaz are going to be bringing their world to life in Amsterdam, Berlin and even right here in Williamsburg. From