Emilie is a native New Yorker, a graduate of Bard College with a B.A. in human rights and a former Little Skips barista.
An ACLU Fundraiser Comes to Bodega, and an Events Calendar Is Coming to Bushwick Daily!
Have there ever been so many ways to have a great time in the name of a great cause?
Did You Notice Bushwick's Appearance in the NYT Crossword Last Weekend?
"Bushwick" was the answer to the clue "Big Apple Neighborhood bordering Williamsburg" in a vowelless crossword that appeared in the Times on Sunday. Crossword editor Will Shortz confirms it's a first.
Grand Street Restaurant Week Has Returned to East Williamsburg With Lots of Tempting Specials
Grand Street Restaurant Week is back in action in East Williamsburg, and the offerings look delicious as always.
This Elderly Bushwick Woman Hasn't Been Seen in More Than Two Weeks
According to the police, 78-year-old Juana Echevarria has been missing since Saturday, January 21.
Blink Fitness Projects an Opening Within the Month on Bushwick's Knickerbocker Avenue
Bink Fitness Bushwick is currently hiring staff and signing up members.
DIY Desk Space: Bushwick's Market Hotel Now Offers Daytime Coworking
"The idea is to be able to keep the space running while we can't do shows," Market Hotel's rep said.
Bushwick's Community Plan Summit Is Back On the Calendar on February 11
For years, Bushwick residents have worked with the city on a plan for the neighborhood's future. Now is the time for action.
Rossini's "Otello," Set in Postwar Italy, Opens LoftOpera's 2017 Season
LoftOpera kicks off its 2017 season with this timely production at Flushing Avenue's LightSpace Studios.
A Coworking Space on Broadway in Bushwick Just Expanded its Plans
The space will be the second Brooklyn location of the company previously known as Coworkrs and is located at an address once occupied by the children's clothing chain La Casa del Bebe.
Beacon's Closet Announced Its Huge Midwinter Sale—Mark Your Calendars!
Inventory is marked down by as much as 75% during the annual sale, which takes place Saturday, February 18 and Sunday, February 19 this year.
Blue Bottle Coffee Opens This Friday on McKibbin Street in East Williamsburg!
Blue Bottle's McKibbin Street location has been hotly anticipated since plans to open in the space were first announced in June of 2014.
Photos: Bushwick Icon Rosie Perez and Lots of Other Locals Represented at the NYC Women's March
Perez led a star-studded rally on 47th Street as hundreds of thousands of marchers streamed into Manhattan for Saturday's historic demonstration.
Do You Run a Project That Supports the Bushwick Community? Apply to Win This Grant of Up to $3,000!
Citizens Committee for New York City, the same organization that runs the the Love Your Block grant program, wants to help fund your hard work on behalf of the Bushwick Community!
This Beautiful Short Documentary Tells the Story of DeKalb Avenue's Pigeons & Their Resilient Keeper
Meet Gil, a lifelong homing pigeon enthusiast who had kept his beloved pets on the same rooftop for 27 years and who is currently rebuilding his flock.
A Bushwick Photographer's Collaboration With Shepard Fairey Has Already Impacted the Women's March
French-Senegalese Photographer Delphine Diallo's portrait of a serene child was adapted into an illustration by iconic street artist Shepard Fairey.