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Tanay Warerkar

Sacred Art Exhibit Transcends Religious Boundaries

It was a religious-themed art exhibit, but one that transcended all religious boundaries.

Which is just what Pastor Amy Kienzle, of...

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Dave Patrick for Dirck the Norseman

Almost 400 Years Later Dirck the Norseman Returns with Beer

From the people who brought you Brouwerij Lane, get ready for Dirck the Norseman, Brooklyn’s first brewery and restaurant, which...

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Mark Shelby Perry

Pete’s Candy Store Gets a Macabre Musical Guest

Starting Wednesday, March 5th, and returning subsequent Wednesdays in March, North Brooklyn’s indie music supergroup, Charming Disaster, are taking over...

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Michael Kushner

Pictures that Talk: New Art Installation Evokes Oregonian Farm Life Through Image and Sound

On a recent Wednesday evening, black and white images of a man walking through his garden, picking up tools for...

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Tanay Warerkar

Budin Seeks to be the Scandinavian Store of all Trades

They call it Budin (pronounced booth-in) – An Icelandic all-encompassing word for shop, and that is what the newest entrant...

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Courtesy Pete's Basement

Indie Comic Podcast, Pete’s Basement, Celebrates 300th Episode

From a basement in Greenpoint, a group of macho, comic book nerds that has been entertaining legions of comic book...

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Courtesy Egg

Popular Breakfast Spot Egg Moves to New Location Just Blocks from the Old One

One of Williamsburg’s beloved breakfast spots, Egg, known as much for its long lines as it is for its food,...

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Courtesy Bayer Public Relations

Italian Family Tradition Continues with the Opening of a Second La Nonna

Their love for Italian food has passed down through generations of chefs, and now the Morena family has doffed yet...

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First Ever Restaurant Week Kicks Off on Grand Street Next Week

Three course meals at half the regular price in cuisines as varied as El Salvadorian and Thai, and all one...

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Winter Beach Bazaar to Take On Dreary Storm Conditions

At Franklin Street’s Diamond Bar, the bone-chilling temperatures are giving customers the perfect reason for donning their finest summer gear...

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Jeff Mann

El Puente Presents 27th Annual Three Kings Day Show

Community group El Puente outdid itself Sunday with its 27th Three Kings Day/El Día De Los Trés Reyes presentation, “Una...

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Jeff Mann

Sage Music Opens in Greenpoint

Jason Sagebiel has been studying music for most of his life, but it took a serious injury, suffered during the...

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Brooklyn Brewery Commemorates 25 Years of Beer and Art in North Brooklyn

In 1988, Associated Press correspondent Steve Hindy and his downstairs neighbor, Tom Potter, a former bank lending officer, founded The...

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Jeff Mann

Sea Lion Escapes Zoo, Takes Gracie in a Landslide

In 1979, Brooklyn born and bred David Sobel left his native Sheepshead Bay for the sunny skies of Southern California,...

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Búðin Coming to Greenpoint Avenue This Christmas

It hasn’t even opened yet, but Greenpoint Avenue’s Búðin (pronounced booth-in) is already struggling with its identity. Coffee Shop? Bar?...

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