Frances Gill

101 Publications
Rent Mominette’s Backyard for a Beautiful Private Party!

Rent Mominette’s Backyard for a Beautiful Private Party!

SPONSORED- Are you a frazzled maid-of-honor looking for a beautiful, affordable place to throw a rehearsal dinner? Are you a generous, thoughtful, neurotic sister-in-law looking for the PERFECT baby shower locale? Are you turning thirty and need an event space in which to milk the dregs of your youth with a few dozen of your closest frenemies? Are you very, very, very hungry, and don’t like to share?

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Sticking Around for the Holiday? Don’t Fret; There’s Lots to Do!

Sticking Around for the Holiday? Don’t Fret; There’s Lots to Do!

Maybe you missed your flight home, or maybe your home is right here! Either way, if you’re hanging around the neighborhood for the holiday, here’s a great way to spend that special day, Christmas, and its little brother, Christmas Eve

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Get Drunk for A Good Cause Tonight at The Tradesman!

Get Drunk for A Good Cause Tonight at The Tradesman!

Tonight from 7 PM to 10 PM, Bushwick Food Co-Op will be hosting a fundraiser at The Tradesman! Come prepared to donate a winter coat or gift, and in exchange, receive a free raffle ticket

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On the 9th Day of Bushwick Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me…9 Beers at The Sampler!

On the 9th Day of Bushwick Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me…9 Beers at The Sampler!

Nothing helps beat down that holiday spirit quite as effectively as alcohol

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Arrogant Swine Starts Serving Up Brunch This Weekend!

Arrogant Swine Starts Serving Up Brunch This Weekend!

Arrogant Swine has been cranking out the whole hogs for a couple months now, and anyone who’s stopped by on a weekend night (or, hell, a Tuesday) knows that they are already well loved

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Sticking Around For the Holiday? Check Out These Places in Bushwick on Thanksgiving (UPDATE!)

Sticking Around For the Holiday? Check Out These Places in Bushwick on Thanksgiving (UPDATE!)

Are you an orphan? Do you hate your relatives? Do your relatives hate you? Are you allergic to turkey or to holiday cheer? Well, no worries, hanging around the neighborhood during the holiday weekend won’t be too terrible, because there are at LEAST five places keeping their doors open on or near Turkey Day for all you misfits

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Made in Bushwick: Up Mountain Switchel is Locally Brewed With Love

Made in Bushwick: Up Mountain Switchel is Locally Brewed With Love

When Ely Key and Garrett Riffle first envisioned sharing their homemade switchel with the world, it wasn’t from a state-of-the-art kitchen in a warehouse in Bushwick, the 7th coolest neighborhood in the world

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10 Hot Bushwick-Style Sex Tips To Keep You Warm This Winter

10 Hot Bushwick-Style Sex Tips To Keep You Warm This Winter

Winter’s bearing down on us, and everyone’s already battening down the hatches and getting ready to cuddle up against the cold

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Bushwick Brewsy Bonanza at The Sampler is TONIGHT!

Bushwick Brewsy Bonanza at The Sampler is TONIGHT!

 

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Dear Bushwick is Throwing a Guy Fawke’s Party Tonight

Dear Bushwick is Throwing a Guy Fawke’s Party Tonight

 

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Black Tree Sandwich Shop is Popping Up With a Tiki Party & Live Music from Las Rosas + High Waisted + The Mystery Lights at Kings County Saloon Next Sunday

Black Tree Sandwich Shop is Popping Up With a Tiki Party & Live Music from Las Rosas + High Waisted + The Mystery Lights at Kings County Saloon Next Sunday

From November 5th through November 9th, Sandy Hall, chef of Black Tree, a deluxe farm-to-table sandwich joint on the Lower East Side, will be selling his wares at Kings County

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Sunrise/Sunset: On a Quiet Corner on Evergreen, a Wine Bar and Brunch Spot Begins to Blossom

Sunrise/Sunset: On a Quiet Corner on Evergreen, a Wine Bar and Brunch Spot Begins to Blossom

Sunrise/Sunset popped up cool as a cucumber on a quiet corner on Evergreen Ave a couple of months ago, and since then, they’ve been serving up serenity and cheer, along with booze and caffeine

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Touchdown!! The Best Places in Bushwick to Watch Football Games

Touchdown!! The Best Places in Bushwick to Watch Football Games

Football season is properly upon us, so it’s time to bundle up and hustle on over to all the local Bushwick bars that are showing the game!

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Autumn Beer Palooza: Your Guide to Bushwick’s Best Beer Events This Fall

Autumn Beer Palooza: Your Guide to Bushwick’s Best Beer Events This Fall

It’s not time for long johns just yet, but you’ll still need something to put a little fire in your bones on chilly evenings

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Envelope Ensemble is Presenting A Free Sci-Fi Play Reading Starting This Sunday!

Envelope Ensemble is Presenting A Free Sci-Fi Play Reading Starting This Sunday!

Envelope Ensemble is back again with another jazzy theatrical evening

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Bushwick Gal is Hosting a Free Comedy Show at Pips Tomorrow Night

Bushwick Gal is Hosting a Free Comedy Show at Pips Tomorrow Night

Now that the weather’s turned a bit chilly, it’s time to start doing most of our laughing indoors

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This Week in Food News: The Swine Emerges, a Board Game Cafe Opens Up on Grand St, and More!

This Week in Food News: The Swine Emerges, a Board Game Cafe Opens Up on Grand St, and More!

Have you been paying attention to that wild ride that is the New York City restaurant game? This week in Bushwick and just slightly beyond, all manner of edible shenanigans have been taking place

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Arrogant Swine Grand Opens Next Wednesday: Here’s the Details On This BBQ, Beer, and FREE TATTOO Bonanza!

Arrogant Swine Grand Opens Next Wednesday: Here’s the Details On This BBQ, Beer, and FREE TATTOO Bonanza!

After months of eager anticipation, Tyson Ho has finally delivered on a promise he made back in March: whole hog, North Carolina style BBQ, accompanied by an obscene number of craft beers, right here in Bushwick

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Here’s A Quick Peek of Lot 45’s New Fall Menu!

Here’s A Quick Peek of Lot 45’s New Fall Menu!

 

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This Week in Food News: Arrogant Swine is Opening in 2 Weeks, and 4 Bushwick Restaurants Made the Michelin Guide Again This Year

This Week in Food News: Arrogant Swine is Opening in 2 Weeks, and 4 Bushwick Restaurants Made the Michelin Guide Again This Year

Welcome to Friday Foodstagram, where we round up some of the most appetizing looking insta’s from everyone’s favorite neighborhood establishments

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Drink Local Beer and Eat Local Doughnuts at The Brooklyn Local Beer Festival Next Sunday

Drink Local Beer and Eat Local Doughnuts at The Brooklyn Local Beer Festival Next Sunday

  Next Sunday, a man from Ridgewood will throw the first ever

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Montana’s Trail House is Debuting Their Fall Menu at an Equinox Party Tonight

Montana’s Trail House is Debuting Their Fall Menu at an Equinox Party Tonight

 

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Heavy Woods is Expanding and They’re Throwing a Party Tonight to Celebrate!

Heavy Woods is Expanding and They’re Throwing a Party Tonight to Celebrate!

If you stopped by Heavy Woods during brunch last weekend, you might’ve noticed that they’ve got a big back room now

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Designer Market, Party, Free Show and Brunch-Happening at Tandem Bar This Saturday

Designer Market, Party, Free Show and Brunch-Happening at Tandem Bar This Saturday

One of the hardest parts about being alive is that sometimes you simultaneously need to update your wardrobe (fall is like, here, almost!) and do brunch with yo’ pals

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Still Waters in a Storm Offer One Surefire Way to Feel Better About Yourself

Still Waters in a Storm Offer One Surefire Way to Feel Better About Yourself

It’s better than a juice cleanse, cheaper than therapy, and almost on par with the best yoga class you’ve ever taken: go hang out with some kids at Still Waters in a Storm, on Stanhope Ave

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Your Cheat Sheet for All the Bars and Restaurants that Opened and Closed This Summer in Bushwick

Your Cheat Sheet for All the Bars and Restaurants that Opened and Closed This Summer in Bushwick

Whew, what a whirlwind summer! For those of you who managed to escape the concrete clutches of the city for a few months, the neighborhood might seem a little different now. There’s about a bazillion new places to get sloshed, and most of them serve food, too. Unfortunately, this summer also saw the demise of […]

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Sour September at the Sampler, Cold Brew at the Trailhouse, and Beets!

Sour September at the Sampler, Cold Brew at the Trailhouse, and Beets!

Welcome to Friday Foodstagram, where we round up some of the most appetizing looking insta’s from everyone’s favorite neighborhood establishments

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Koda: Cheap Beer and Tasty Thai Food on Flushing Ave

Koda: Cheap Beer and Tasty Thai Food on Flushing Ave

Flushing Ave has been such a bustle of activity recently, with the opening of Forrest Point and the closing of the Wreck Room, that it can be easy to forget about a quiet little Thai fusion restaurant and bar that opened at the beginning of the summer, Koda

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Northeast Kingdom is Co-Hosting a Rooftop Dinner at Brooklyn Grange

Northeast Kingdom is Co-Hosting a Rooftop Dinner at Brooklyn Grange

Summer’s almost over (finallyyyyyyy) and it’s time to get back into parka-shape

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Friday Foodstagram: Pig Roasts and Salmon Toasts, Plus Brunch at Bunna!

Friday Foodstagram: Pig Roasts and Salmon Toasts, Plus Brunch at Bunna!

Welcome to Friday Foodstagram, where we round up some of the most appetizing looking insta’s from everyone’s favorite neighborhood establishments

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Bloody Burlesque Show at Kings County This Friday Night

Bloody Burlesque Show at Kings County This Friday Night

Who doesn’t love a good splash zone?

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Friday Foodstagram: Fish, Food Trucks, and Tamales!

Friday Foodstagram: Fish, Food Trucks, and Tamales!

Welcome to Friday Foodstagram, where we round up some of the most appetizing looking Insta’s from everyone’s favorite neighborhood establishments

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Feed Your Inner Meat Monster: Boobie Trap is Opening Tonight!

Feed Your Inner Meat Monster: Boobie Trap is Opening Tonight!

Pulled Pork! $25 pitchers of Sangria and Margaritas ($18 during Happy Hour, 4 to 8 PM)! Lunch Specials! Boobs!

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Friday Foodstagram: The Tastiest Instagrams of All The Instagrams

Friday Foodstagram: The Tastiest Instagrams of All The Instagrams

Welcome to Friday Foodstagram, where we round up some of the most appetizing looking insta’s from everyone’s favorite neighborhood establishments

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Friday Foodstagram: Slam a Sausage and a Beer at Fritzl’s Sausage Party Tonight

Friday Foodstagram: Slam a Sausage and a Beer at Fritzl’s Sausage Party Tonight

Welcome to Friday Foodstagram, where we round up some of the most appetizing looking insta’s from everyone’s favorite neighborhood establishments

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