Brooklyn Courier

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Boerum Hill

Not another falafel

The lowly falafel sandwich doesn’t have the Brooklyn rep of the bagel or the pizza slice, but when it’s done right it very well might be the borough’s best cheap eat. Comment.
Williamsburg

Stay up and eat up: Manhattan late-night eatery comes to Williamsburg

Drunk and hungry? A new Williamsburg eatery can solve one of those problems. Comment.

Monday, March 25, 2013

Bushwick

Vagina Monologues for Bushwick: Neighborhood residents react to violence against women

A new rendition of “The Vagina Monologues” is countering a spate of violence against women in Bushwick. Comment.

Saturday, March 23, 2013

Greenpoint

Tapping into beer at Torst

There’s more than 99 bottles of beer at this new Greenpoint brew bar — but you’re not going to see any of them on the walls. Nor will you see any decoration, for that matter. Comment.

Friday, March 22, 2013

Williamsburg

Striking a wooden pose

An artist is putting a chainsaw to his portraits of New Yorkers. Comment.
DUMBO

Three-piece groove: Trio bring Afrobeat and hip hop to classical

This one time at band camp, we listened to some R. Kelly. Comment.

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Gowanus

Telling the pole story: Dance-off isn’t just for flips, competitors tell stories

It is a truth universally acknowledged that pole dancing is not considered a narrative art form. Comment.

Monday, March 18, 2013

Red Hook

Protect Brooklyn’s coastline with … Navy ships?

A team of mad designers want to chop up the Navy’s “ghost fleet” to recreate a marshland in Brooklyn, annexing Governor’s Island in the process and protecting the borough from future floods. Comment.

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