This past Friday and Saturday nights Maya Rudolph & Gretchen Lieberum aka the Prince tribute band Princess performed at Williamsburg’s Brooklyn Bowl. Check out some [Read more…]
Last week San Francisco’s PAX Labs paid a visit to Williamsburg’s Wythe Hotel to demonstrate their forthcoming line of vaporizer products. Those new products are a result of [Read more…]
The former police officer who struck four pedestrians with his car on Bedford Avenue (resulting in the death of 21-year-old Andrew Equivel) after a night of drinking at The Whiskey Brooklyn this July has been charged with 26 counts. From Brooklyn Reporter:
At about 3 a.m., the Durango jumped the curb in the vicinity of Bedford Avenue and North Eighth Street, striking four people (one of whom, 21-year-old Andrew Esquivel, was killed) and crashing through a wrought iron fence into the front of a building at 161 Bedford Avenue.
Cell phone video of the scene shows Batka — a probationary officer assigned to the Manhattan Transit Task Force at the time — attempting to leave the scene, but being prevented by passersby.
Read more at Brooklyn Reporter.
You may remember a few years ago a resourceful couple found a way to build a cheap Williamsburg apartment by renovating shipping containers into a three level apartment on Keap st. That apartment is now available for anyone to rent on AirBnB. The craziest part might [Read more…]
When the next book about the history of New York City is written there will need to be one important update: Adrian Grenier “Pioneered” Williamsburg. From [Read more…]