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Sen. Salazar, Other Local Progressives Back Maya Wiley For Mayor

Sen. Salazar, Other Local Progressives Back Maya Wiley For Mayor

State Sen. Julia Salazar, Assemblymembers Maritza Davila and Emily Gallagher and District Leader Samy Nemir-Olivares have announced their support for Maya Wiley.

2020 Impact Statement

2020 Impact Statement

On the heels of this singularly terrible year, Bushwick Daily needs your help

Demolition Set for Mansion on Bushwick Ave Historic Corridor to Make Way for New Apartment Building

Demolition Set for Mansion on Bushwick Ave Historic Corridor to Make Way for New Apartment Building

While not uncommon to see new developments sprouting up on almost every block in Bushwick. Bushwick Historic Corridor has been the subject of several movements to receive historic landmark designation

New Bar Farewell and La Window Crêperie Open on Troutman Street

New Bar Farewell and La Window Crêperie Open on Troutman Street

70’s dance bar opens on Troutman Street with Crêperie included

Shut Down by State Liquor Authority, House of Yes is Closed For Now

Shut Down by State Liquor Authority, House of Yes is Closed For Now

House of No

NYC Suspended 64 Liquor Licenses for COVID-Related Violations in July

NYC Suspended 64 Liquor Licenses for COVID-Related Violations in July

Regulators and police crack down on unsafe, illegal social gatherings as the state flattens the curve.

UPDATED: NYC Protest & Event Schedule for Today, Tuesday, July 14, 2020

UPDATED: NYC Protest & Event Schedule for Today, Tuesday, July 14, 2020

A breakdown of today’s events.

Brooklyn Film Camera & Bushwick Daily Present: Polaroid 600 Camera Giveaway!

Brooklyn Film Camera & Bushwick Daily Present: Polaroid 600 Camera Giveaway!

UPDATED: NYC Protest Schedule for Today, Tuesday July 1, 2020

UPDATED: NYC Protest Schedule for Today, Tuesday July 1, 2020

A breakdown of today’s events.

Cuomo Extends NY Stay-At-Home Order Until May 28

Cuomo Extends NY Stay-At-Home Order Until May 28

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed an executive order Thursday night extending New York “PAUSE” until May 28.

1 in 5 NYC Residents Tested Positive for COVID-19 Antibodies in Preliminary Statewide Study Results

1 in 5 NYC Residents Tested Positive for COVID-19 Antibodies in Preliminary Statewide Study Results

“Testing is going to be a major operation that happens from now until the situation is over. It’s new, it’s technical, it’s complex”

Paperboy Love Prince Wins Petition Challenge and Will Remain on District 7 Ballot

Paperboy Love Prince Wins Petition Challenge and Will Remain on District 7 Ballot

Love Prince who is running against Incumbent Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez in the District 7 Democratic Primary Wins Their Petitioning Case and Will be on the voting ballot this June.

Elsewhere Space Hosting a Free Virtual Music Festival Tonight

Elsewhere Space Hosting a Free Virtual Music Festival Tonight

Guide to Local Brooklyn Breweries Offering Delivery During Quarantine

Guide to Local Brooklyn Breweries Offering Delivery During Quarantine

A local beer enthusiast is keeping everyone frosty by publishing a list of all breweries open for pickup and delivery during quarantine.

Hospital Ship USNS Comfort Arrives in NYC Harbor

Hospital Ship USNS Comfort Arrives in NYC Harbor

City officials spent the morning welcoming the massive 1,000 bed ship which will be housing non-coronavirus patients as NYC hospitals experience overwhelming amounts of patients

BREAKING: New York will Implement 90-Day Moratorium on Evictions

BREAKING: New York will Implement 90-Day Moratorium on Evictions

Gov Cuomo announces a handful of aggressive new measures to prevent the spread of COVID19 during press conference today.

Bushwick Nightly: The Best Diverse and Intersectional Parties in and Around Bushwick

Bushwick Nightly: The Best Diverse and Intersectional Parties in and Around Bushwick

You’re hot already. Take that sweat to the dance floor.

Madam Empire to Host Art Party In East Williamsburg Tonight

Madam Empire to Host Art Party In East Williamsburg Tonight

A Second Churro Vendor is in Handcuffs as NYPD Crackdown Continues

A Second Churro Vendor is in Handcuffs as NYPD Crackdown Continues

At 11:40 a.m., Bushwick resident photographed NYPD handcuffing local Churro Vendor at the Myrtle/Wyckoff train station minutes before city officials hold rally against MTA over-policing.

Community Leaders Holding a Rally to Protest Gov. Cuomo’s Policing of MTA Today at Noon

Community Leaders Holding a Rally to Protest Gov. Cuomo’s Policing of MTA Today at Noon

Churro Vendor Arrested by NYPD at Broadway Junction

Churro Vendor Arrested by NYPD at Broadway Junction

Over the weekend, the NYPD was videotaped arresting a churro vendor at the Broadway Junction station.

Congresswoman Calls on Bushwick Community to Participate in 2020 Census

Congresswoman Calls on Bushwick Community to Participate in 2020 Census

Tryin’ to Smash Before V-Day?

Tryin’ to Smash Before V-Day?

Dromedary Urban Tiki Bar is hosting a Super Smash Bros tournament Wednesday, Feb. 13.

Yes, There’s a Board Game to Help You Cope with the L Train Shutdown

Yes, There’s a Board Game to Help You Cope with the L Train Shutdown

Espinal’s Historic Campaign & Why the Special Election for NYC Public Advocate Matters for Bushwick

Espinal’s Historic Campaign & Why the Special Election for NYC Public Advocate Matters for Bushwick

So far, a dozen candidates have officially announced their campaigns for the position including Bushwick’s District 37 City Councilmember , Rafael Espinal.

5 Hot Events Happening This Week in Bushwick (11.26 – 11.30)

5 Hot Events Happening This Week in Bushwick (11.26 – 11.30)

Goth Music to Make Your Skin Crawl and Mind Melt, Legendary Band Iceage Plays Elsewhere, Yedoye Travis Headlines at Vital Joint, DSA put together a panel on Cointelpro, and Dark Krampus Cele

5 Hot Events Happening This Week in Bushwick

5 Hot Events Happening This Week in Bushwick

We have… A Film Fest at Starr Bar, Indy Music in DIY Spaces, a House of Yes Party and a Thanksgiving Potluck this week

East Williamsburg Party Castle Avant Gardner is Hosting elrow for their Last Show of 2018

East Williamsburg Party Castle Avant Gardner is Hosting elrow for their Last Show of 2018

Read the article to learn what an ‘elrow’ is. Enter to win 2 VIP Ticket – We are giving away 2 VIP tickets .

Bushwick Food Incubator Pilotworks is Shutting Down And 175 Budding Businesses Need A New Home

Bushwick Food Incubator Pilotworks is Shutting Down And 175 Budding Businesses Need A New Home

Pilotworks, a company that offers commercial kitchen space, mentor programs and distribution services to 175 food start-ups, abruptly announced their imminent closure on Saturday.

Meet the Finalists of the ‘Brews and Booze Cocktail Competition’ and Drink For Free All Week

Meet the Finalists of the ‘Brews and Booze Cocktail Competition’ and Drink For Free All Week

Bushwick Daily is Hiring Part-Time Salesperson

Bushwick Daily is Hiring Part-Time Salesperson

We are looking for someone to join the Bushwick Daily team as a part-time sales rep and relationship manager.

8 Bushwick Bars to Watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup

8 Bushwick Bars to Watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup

The experience of watching live sports with fellow fans and bitter rivals is not to be missed, but with games being so early not all bars are willing or able to show the games…

Councilmen Espinal is Proposing Legislation to Ban Plastic Straws in Bushwick

Councilmen Espinal is Proposing Legislation to Ban Plastic Straws in Bushwick

The councilmen joins coalition to reduce plastic waste in NYC. Praised by environmental groups, the bill would be enforced by the city and includes a two year transition period for businesses.

NYPD Announces Intense Police Action in Response to Apparent K2 Overdoses in Bushwick

NYPD Announces Intense Police Action in Response to Apparent K2 Overdoses in Bushwick

5 Hot Events Happening This Week in Bushwick

5 Hot Events Happening This Week in Bushwick

The weekends are never long enough, so that’s why we’ve listed a whole workweek of free and cheap events happening in the neighborhood.

We Tried White Castle’s New Plant Based Slider That ‘Bleeds’

We Tried White Castle’s New Plant Based Slider That ‘Bleeds’