There’s a Chipotle opening on Bedford Ave because of course there is

via photo via a secret source

via a secret source

Joining the soon to open Whole Foods at North 4th and Bedford, Chipotle appears to be opening a Bedford location. I spoke to someone who works in the area and they told me that the sign went up at around 3pm today. No word yet on if this suburban trend will continue with the opening of a J Crew, Urban Outfitters or even a Starbucks….oh wait.

- @joshmorrissey

This One Goes To Eleven: Weekly metal roundup

ForteresseApologies once again for the inconsistency of this section over the past few weeks. Life has been almost exclusively throwing sliders in the dirt of late, which—when combined with non-metal endeavors like Northside Festival—have conspired to keep your weekly updates semi-weekly. Here’s hoping we can get back in our d-beat groove…

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Man arrested for throwing glassware from rooftop onto Output patrons

wytheThere was a lot of anger when Output decided to open a few years ago, but one man has taken it to a new level [Read more...]

Jennifer Aniston visits Bushwick and Mick Jagger spotted in Greenpoint

Joining a long list of celebrities including Beyonce, Jay-Z and Bill Clinton, Jennifer Anniston had a meal at Roberta’s last night:

A-lister Jennifer Aniston, the ultimate Friends star, the stripper/mother from Meet The Millers and an unforgettable sex-hungry boss from Horrible Bosses, made an appearance in Bushwick/East Williamsburg yesterday at around 8 p.m. She was headed for Roberta’s, tells us Jesse Hover, who posted a video of the star on Twitter. [Read more...]

Shi*t! F*ck! Dammit! Now The Acheron is closing


Last week, we found out we were losing Grand Victory and possibly Secret Project Robot and Palisades. Now Acheron is shutting down its backroom and will no longer be hosting shows. In another week, the only place you’ll be able to see music is the Best Buy Theater in Times Square.  [Read more...]

Brooklyn Mirage shut down again, this time for safety violations

Mirage; credit:  Scott Lynch/Gothamist

Mirage; credit: Scott Lynch/Gothamist

From DNA:

A slew of safety violations prompted city building inspectors to shut down a 6,000-person party venue for the second time in three weeks, according to an email sent from the Department of Buildings to the local community board. [Read more...]

Williamsburg grocery wars: Foodtown is suing Whole Foods

photo via @lechickon on Twitter

photo via @lechickon on Twitter

The owners of Foodtown on North 3rd street are suing the developers of the almost finished Whole Foods on Bedford Ave. From [Read more...]