There’s more to Bushwick and East Williamsburg than Roberta’s. (Duh.) Here are our favorites. Let’s Eat.
Is it just me, or is this month flying by already? Sometimes I worry that I’m going to wake up one day and wonder where my life has gone. One way I counteract those feelings of hopelessness is by intentionally filling my days with more experience and exploration. At least Brooklyn keeps the task simple. […]
So after dragging their feet for months, the DOT and MTA have finally announced their plans for the impending L Train shutdown. It includes: Increased service on the G and JMZ lines Longer G and C trains to increase capacity Weekends and overnights, M will run to 96 St/2 Av Free MetroCard transfers between Broadway G […]
Now that winter is approaching, new openings have slowed down a bit in North Brooklyn. Defying the trend, Pheasant opened last week just off the Graham Avenue stop. We haven’t tried it yet, but it looks promising: Pheasant, a new Coastal-Mediterranean restaurant located at 445 Graham Avenue in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn officially opens its doors […]
Sizzle Pie quietly shuttered both of its North Brooklyn locations over the holiday. The popular chain released a statement, citing “travel costs, a challenging labor pool and extremely high staff turnover” for their unexpected closures. Despite an abundance of great pizza in Williamsburg (Joes, Vinnies, Best Pizza) Sizzle Pie will be missed. “We had a […]
We finally convinced the city to give us a damn park. Now, it’s time to make sure they don’t screw it up: The first seminar, “Envisioning Bushwick Inlet Park: A 21st Century Park for Greenpoint and Williamsburg” takes place at Bushwick Inlet Park (86 Kent Avenue) Wednesday, January 24th @ 7pm. Donna Walcavage, the landscape […]
Another week of winter is in the books and with it, plenty of metal—both live and otherwise—to keep you warm. Huddle up and thaw those hands beside the hellfire.
If you have lived in NYC for a while or have access to the internet you have seen your share of fights on the subway. I’ve never seen one quite like this. A scantily clad man in a golden thong and a scantily clad woman go literally toe-to-toe while hanging from the overhead bars before […]
If you are like me you are still partially traumatized from that time your friend Adam decided to order two bottles of champagne for the table when you didn’t even want champagne and now of course you are equally splitting the bill with everyone. Thanks to this video I know never to go to The […]