Williamsburg man duped out of over $700k by Manhattan psychic

Priscilla Kelly Delmaro being arrested in Manhattan via Palm Beach New Times / Bob Nygaard

Priscilla Kelly Delmaro being arrested in Manhattan via Palm Beach New Times / Bob Nygaard

A 32-year-old East Williamsburg man looking to make a woman fall in love with him lost $713,975 to a Manhattan psychic named Priscilla Kelly Delmaro according to a new article [Read more...]

The North Brooklyn real estate shit show a.k.a. are you kidding me though? 5/14/15

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Bye bye Bazaar. Sad news, y’all: no more Brooklyn Night Bazaar.  They have until the end of the month at their 165 Banker location. In the realm of cool Brooklyn shit closing down, this one hits a little too close to home for me. Actually, it hits right next door. I live, literally, next door to the Bazaar. And I kinda liked it. I mean, they put on some good shows once in a while and it’s always been free with food and drinks and videogames and local vendors and it was always over by 1am, which, for a grumpy old neighbor like me, was awesome. I even went down in my pajamas one night, had a glass of wine, checked out the band, and went back to bed. Kudos!

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The Williamsburg real estate shit show aka are you kidding me though?

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Welcome to the first installment of The Williamsburg Real Estate Shit Show! Here I’ll do my best to update y’all on the insanity that has griped our neighborhood’s real estate market… insider tips, write to apsmithnyc at gmail thanks!

Studio B is for sale. Er, rather, the studio formerly known as Studio B? Back in 2006 Studio B came on the block hosting rock shows and dance parties and roller derbys and did pretty well for a few years, until the neighborhood got together and shut it down…

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A man just rode a horse through Williamsburg while wearing a bluetooth headset

photo via Reddit

photo via Reddit

Several people spotted a man riding a horse through Williamsburg this afternoon while wearing a bluetooth headset. A strange sight even [Read more...]

Beware of Bedford Avenue’s scooter hopping grifter

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A Williamsburg man recently fell victim to a scooter hopping freeloader according to the NYPD. From [Read more...]

5 ways we can save ourselves from the horror that is the L train

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Right now, with no service on weeknights or weekends, the L train is running only 55% of the time… you need at least 65% on a test to get a D. But it’s not how little the train is running that concerns me. It’ll come back. It’ll come back more crowded than ever… ridiculously, absurdly, painfully crowded.

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Williamsbug woman charged twelve thousand dollars for Uber to Midtown

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Williamsburg resident Jamie Hessel got a bill from Uber for $12,142.49 for her trip from Grand Street in Williamsburg to Midtown East a few weeks ago. Gothamist spoke to her about the ordeal that started with a terrible [Read more...]

Williamsburg Councilman Stephen Levin is having the Best Week Ever

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Councilman Stephen Levin was in the news quite a bit last week after rescuing a pregnant cat with bullet wounds on the BQE. This week has been even better for him starting with [Read more...]