Local officials ask Mayor de Blasio to consider gondola plan

Photo via eastriverskyway.com

Photo via eastriverskyway.com

An idea to build a gondola to help with the impending L train shutdown is gaining some momentum. From [Read more…]

Yes the NY Times did a piece on fashion at the Williamsburg Whole Foods

wholefoodsThere has been many a moment over the last few years where we thought that we had truly reached peak Williamsburg. However, The NY Times doing a fashion piece on what people are wearing to the Williamsburg Whole Foods proves that there’s always a little bit farther we can go. Some of the professions of the people profiled in the piece shockingly include: photographer, model, art handler, DJ and Reiki practitioner. You can see the piece right here. I can’t knock it too much though as it gave us one incredible photo. I think we can universally agree that this man (posing at the #1 most Instagrammed spot in Brooklyn) is fantastic and should be the face of La Croix: [Read more…]

Trash Bar is becoming a boxing gym

Via Overthrow on Facebook

Via Overthrow on Facebook

The former location of beloved Williamsburg dive Trash Bar is becoming [Read more…]

Former VICE writer arrested for stealing coffee from a Union Avenue grocery

Photo via YELP

Photo via YELP

A writer who has contributed to the [Read more…]

Vinnie’s Pizzeria is already serving Kenneth Bone specials

via @vinniesbrooklyn on Instagram

via @vinniesbrooklyn on Instagram

Last night at the Presidential debate one of the only bright spots was a man in a bright red sweater named Kenneth Bone. Bedford Ave’s Vinnie’s Pizzeria is always on top of pop culture and already has a specials menu for today featuring [Read more…]

Pro-Trump art show booted out of Williamsburg

ughThe pro-Trump “art show” featuring a cavalcade of awful characters has been given the boot by the owner of the gallery the event was supposed to take place at on [Read more…]

L train service went down this morning after a train filled with smoke

Photo via @hectah on Twitter

Photo via @hectah on Twitter


The L train went down just in time for the morning rush cutting off service between Brooklyn and Manhattan. Riders are reporting a train filled with smoke near the 1st avenue stop, but smoke can also be seen all the way to [Read more…]

A Williamsburg coffee shop has been turned into Luke’s Diner from Gilmore Girls today

Photo via @naohuth on Instagram

Photo via @naohuth on Instagram

In honor of today being the 16th anniversary of Gilmore Girls, Netflix has turned 200 coffee shops all over the country into Luke’s Diner. The Williamsburg location is The Bean on Bedford and North 11th street and is offering free coffee until noon today. Check out some pics [Read more…]