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  • Prospect Heights brownstones
    NYC Neighborhood Spotlight: Prospect Heights, Brooklyn
    It may be tiny by Brooklyn neighborhood standards (half a square mile), but Prospect Heights packs a punch with a plethora of train lines, recreational options, and real estate offerings. Let's break down some neighborhood specifics: Geography...
  • Brooklyn entry tops brandy category in distilling competition
    Brooklyn entry tops brandy category in distilling competition
    King's County Distillery and Brooklyn Winery emerged as the winner of the brandy category in the 2nd annualCraft Spirits Competition organized by the American Craft Spirits Association (ACSA). Judges considered 329 entries submitted from more...
  • Brooklyn cop attempts to shoot dog, shoots partner instead
    Cop tries to shoot dog, shoots partner instead
    Two Brooklyn police officers responded to a disturbance call at an East Flatbush apartment building on Kings Highway Tuesday night, February 17, 2015, according to the New York Post.Reportedly, a pit bull emerged running down the apartment hallway...
  • Your Old Droog - Kinison EP Cover
    Review: Your Old Droog - Kinison EP
    It is a shame that juxtaposition is necessary for comparison because lumping Your Old Droog in with Iggy Azalea and Macklemore and calling them all white rappers is flirting with a criminal offense. But with the current delicate racial climate of...
  • NBA All Star Weekend and Valentin's Day 2015
    NBA All Star Weekend and Valentine's Day 2015
    Valentine's Day is Saturday February 14, 2015.If you are in a relationship with someone who is a NBA fanatic then you know the NBA All Star weekend starts Friday February 13, 2015 and ends on Sunday February 15th with the All Star game.This is...
  • Miami keeps Brooklyn kids warm
    Miami keeps Brooklyn kids warm
    The organization whose mission is to provide clothing to underprivileged children, Style Saves- brought its Miami based concept to the streets of East New York, Brooklyn. Families of The Fresh Creek School P.S. 325 filled the gym to participate in...
  • Sundance Film Festival
    The Top 5 Movie Picks from the Sundance Film Festival
    It's hard to believe that the 2015 Sundance Film Festival is officially over. I'm still recovering. From waiting in long lines, celebrity sightings (which included, Kristen Wiig, Cobie Smulders, Adam Scott, Margot Robbie, Chiwetel Ejiofor,...
  • Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace
    Five historic house museums you've never heard of in the five boroughs
    Historic houses, according to the NYC Parks Department, "provide living examples of the past. They transport us to another time and help us to appreciate the history of the City of New York." You'd be surprised at just how many...
  • Brooklyn
    Sundance Review: 'Brooklyn', Starring Saoirse Ronan and Emory Cohen
    Immigrants have been coming to America for hundreds of years. I mean, it was built and powered by immigrants, but what of first generation immigrants? Those who come from afar and remain torn between here and there. This is what Brooklyn is all...
  • Review: Crowbar at St. Vitus Bar
    Review: Crowbar at St. Vitus Bar
    December 8, 2004 will go down as one of the most tragic moments in metal. On that date, Pantera guitarist Dimebag Darrell was performing with Damageplan when he was shot and killed by Nathan Gale at the Alrosa Villa in Columbus, Ohio. News of...
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    Sundance Review: 'Brooklyn' starring Saoirse Ronan and Emory Cohen
    There's a simple, intoxicating beauty to John Crowley's immigrant drama, Brooklyn. Compared to other Sundance films, it may seem a bit old-fashioned and safe, but there's value in a familiar story told incredibly well. Thankfully,...
  • Pearl and The Beard
    Pearl And The Beard Returns to Brooklyn, Trading Country Folk for Pop Rock
    Pearl and The Beard has been quietly making new music since 2011, and they're making a tour stop in Brooklyn for a show at Rough Trade on January 29 to show off a new sound.Though Pearl and The Beard has been long known as a twee country rock...
  • Classic Brooklyn brownstones in Park Slope
    Winter 2014 Brooklyn Real Estate Market Report: Strong demand and short supply
    Interested in buying or selling in Brooklyn? You'll want to arm yourself with the latest market numbers. Corcoran just released their Fourth Quarter Brooklyn Report for 2014and, as we've come to expect, the report contains all the latest...
  • Brooklyn Stand Up!
    Brooklyn Stand Up delivers laughs
    January 19, 2015, on a tree lined and a seemingly quiet street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, a full house witnessed the first Brooklyn Stand Up Comedy Show of the year. Hosted by Kerry Coddett and Cipha Sounds, The Knitting Factory is the perfect...
  • Stevie Wonder to perform in Brooklyn on April 12
    Stevie Wonder to perform at Brooklyn Barclays Center on April 12
    The legendary icon, musician, producer and songwriter Stevie Wonder has included ten more dates to his Song of Key of Life tour after a high demand and multiple sold out shows. If you are like many who failed to get your hands on the tickets to...