Brooklyn Courier

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Bushwick

Music to time travel to

Some songs are perfect for the car stereo — but this Brooklyn band performs music meant to be blasted in a time machine. Comments (1).

Monday, March 4, 2013

Park Slope

Lit flicks: Comic readings of movie novelizations

They might be movie classics — but literary masterpieces they ain’t. Comment.

Friday, March 1, 2013

Red Hook

Red Hookers share their Sandy stories in oral history project

Residents and merchants of Hurricane Sandy-slammed Red Hook can share their stories about the storm — and help their neighborhood the next time disaster strikes. Comment.

Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013

Gowanus

Brooklyn Buddha

Eddie Pepitone has struggled to find happiness his entire life. Comment.
Greenwood Heights

Same clean results, now organic: Soap-maker helps you craft an all-natural bar

Make your own soap from scratch like the early pioneers did — plain, unadulterated, and not loaded with phony fragrances. Comments (1).

Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013

Carroll Gardens

Bankruptcy may do what Prohibition couldn’t: Stop the beer from flowing at P.J. Hanley’s

Brooklyn’s oldest watering hole could go the way of the trolley car after it is sold at auction next month. Comment.

Friday, Feb. 22, 2013

Windsor Terrace

Windsor Terrace wins! Walgreens to share former Key Food space with Key Food

A new, smaller Key Food will open in the Prospect Avenue space where a beloved Key Food closed last summer, marking a huge win for Windsor Terrace activists who threatened to boycott the incoming drugstore tenant if their grocery needs went unmet. Comment.
Park Slope

A full house: Here’s your chance to play poker against Ira Glass

On this episode of “This American Life,” playing poker with Ira Glass. Comment.

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