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  • The Hakushu Highball from Suntory quenches the thirst for whisky in Williamsburg
    The Hakushu Highball from Suntory quenches the thirst for whisky in Williamsburg
    It may be September here in NYC, with the US Open, Fashion Week and the gala and event season gearing up, but the temperatures still can feel like mid-August, especially when standing in the midday sun. This past Monday was not an exception. The...
  • Leon de Oro
    Leon de oro
    When it comes to Brooklyn eateries, one of its many attractive features is the fusion restaurant. East Williamsburg has a bustling community of Asian, Latin and Caribbean locals, which lends itself to multi-ethnic dining options. Leon De Oro ...
  • Charles Bradley Fires Up The First Vans House Party of 2014
    Charles Bradley Fires Up The First Vans House Party of 2014
    Soul king Charles Bradley melted — absolutely singed and decimated expectations of the kiddy concertgoers who came to Williamsburg’s first Vans House Party of 2014 for free beer and summer jams.Bradley’s career is beginning to...
  • Robert Anasi is a voice for The Williamsburg Lost Generation
    Robert Anasi is a voice for The Williamsburg Lost Generation
    Trying to get back to what was is a tricky business. There are emotional, economic and even physical barriers all conspiring to keep you out of the place that was once yours and to keep you at a safe distance from who you once were. Author Robert...
  • Vans House Parties 2014
    Vans House Parties Announced for Summer 2014
    Vans House Parties return to Williamsburg, Brooklyn this summer for the fourth annual series launching Thursday, June 12 with Charles Bradley's raw soul and Mac Demarco's tender indie folk.Over the past three summers, Vans House Parties...
  • Screaming Females at Brooklyn Night Bazaar
    Screaming Females Celebrate Live Record Release at Brooklyn Night Bazaar
    The Screaming Females wailed with a live set in the back of a Williamsburg warehouse behind earring fixtures and racks of baked goods on Friday night. The free affair, held at The Brooklyn Night Bazaar's weekly pop-up celebrated the band's...
  • Amtrak to the theme parks
    Northeastern theme park goers: Amtak holds the park pass to Six Flags and beyond
    Has anyone been to Busch Gardens-Europe in Williamsburg, Virginia? It’s one of the top and classiest amusement parks in the northeastern United States. Does anyone like Six Flags parks? Six Flags parks are absolutely amazing and a ton of...
  • La Nonna Ristorante & Bar
    La Nonna Ristorante & Bar Opens in Williamsburg
    Williamsburg hipsters might have to start buying their skinny jeans one size larger.La Nonna Pizzeria Trattoria Paninoteca - a fan favorite since it opened its doors in 2007 - has opened a second space. La Nonna Ristorante & Bar, located at...
  • WELCOMING IN WILLIAMSBURG, BY ROBERT JAMES
    Designer Robert James celebrates Williamsburg grand Opening with locals
    Since 2008,By Robert James, has provided New York City with masterfully designed and skillfully tailoredmenswear. Now, the success that the brand has accomplished in the Lower East Side has recently crossed the river, with twoBrooklynlocations,...
  • Little Elm
    Brooklyn hotspot The Elm launches Little Elm within its walls.
    Little Elm, an eight-seat "chef's counter"-style concept, has opened within The Elm, Chef Paul Liebrandt's superstar restaurant in the King & Grove hotel in Williamsburg. While Liebrandt's original establishment earned...
  • Delaney Barbecue
    Brooklyn for southern barbecue
    If you or anyone you know are selective carnivores it’s very likely that you’ve got a list of dishes where the featured protein on your plate has to meet a specific standard in order to satisfy your palate. Consequently, it comes as no...
  • Review: Autre Ne Veut plays first of the last shows at 285 Kent
    Review: Autre Ne Veut plays first of the last shows at 285 Kent
    Dark alt rock singer Autre Ne Veut gyrated, rolled around the stageand hung from the ceiling pipesat 285 Kent as if he intended to exit kicking and screaming.After three years of thriving as a DIY music venue, 285 Kent will close on January 19.On...
  • Menachem Stark
    Kidnapped man’s body found in Long Island dumpster
    A burned body found Friday afternoon in a dumpster at a Long Island gas station has been identified as Menachem Stark, a Williamsburg real estate developer who was kidnapped Thursday night, Nassau County police said Jan. 4.The 39-year-old was...
  • On Track Bar, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
    Late night eatery is right on track
    The perfect marriage of smart cocktails and decadent food can satiate some of Brooklyn’s harshest foodies if they know exactly what they want and where to get it. They say however way you start the year off is how it ends. So we’ll...
  • ‘TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint’ Food Festival returned this past Sunday
    ‘TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint’ Food Festival returned this past Sunday
    BY PESHEAN ZHANGPublished on: September 23, 20134th Annual 'TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint' returned toEast River State Park on September 22, 2013. Adjacent to the East River with a spectacular view of the Manhattan skyline. Paid attendees...