All of your Williamsburg nightmares have been realized in a reality series called “The Bedford Stop”
A show called The Bedford Stop with the tagline ‘A reality show about Brookyn girls avoiding reality’ has made its way to YouTube for all of your hate watching needs. Unfortunately it appears to that this show is not a parody. I say this is unfortunate because as a parody it would hit home more than most any other Williamsburg parody I’ve seen. There are [Read more...]
Extremely sad and scary news from CBS today:
A 37-year-old man was killed as he tried to escape a stuck elevator in Brooklyn early Friday morning.
The victim with a group of people in the elevator of an upscale building located at 156 Hope St. in Williamsburg shortly before 4:30 a.m. when it suddenly dropped nearly three feet, 1010 WINS’ Roger Stern reported.
The man tried to climb out through the open doors, but the elevator moved again and crushed him, Stern reported.
“All of a sudden the elevator just drops and then shoots straight up; it was so fast,” a woman who was in the elevator at the time of the incident told CBS2’s Steve Langford. “As it went down, he tried to jump out because the doors were still open, and it shot straight up. When it shot straight up it took his body with him.”
Find An Apartment in Williamsburg, Greenpoint, or Bushwick Brooklyn
Since we know finding an apartment in Williamsburg, Bushwick and Greenpoint is increasingly difficult, here are some resources to help you with your search:
Michelin’s Bib Gourmand list features restaurants where you can have two courses of food plus wine or dessert for under $40. Williamsburg’s [Read more...]
A new group exhibition, No Window Shopping, opens Thursday evening at The Yard. Featuring a variety of works on wood and canvas from BEAU, Sam Kirk, and URNY, Phase ii of No Window Shopping aims to highlight current events and local affairs including affordable housing, quality of life, normalizing relations with Cuba and the purpose that respectively defines – and ultimately connects -those relationships.
Continuing a rotating program of local artists exhibited at The Yard’s Brooklyn location, No Window Shopping will be on display through September 18th.
No Window Shopping
Phase ii f/ BEAU, Sam Kirk & URNY
July 30 – September 18, 2015
The Yard: Space to Work
33 Nassau Ave. 2nd floor.