Rafael Espinal: the Bear and the Unicorn

Rafael Espinal: the Bear and the Unicorn

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Doing Burlesque in Bushwick Takes Courage, Talent, and Lots of Girl Power

Doing Burlesque in Bushwick Takes Courage, Talent, and Lots of Girl Power

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Here’s What I Learned About the L Train Shutdown on My First-Ever Bike Commute to Work

Here’s What I Learned About the L Train Shutdown on My First-Ever Bike Commute to Work

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After Waking up With a Cheap Tattoo, I Tried Stand-Up Comedy in Bushwick to Redeem My Drunken Self

After Waking up With a Cheap Tattoo, I Tried Stand-Up Comedy in Bushwick to Redeem My Drunken Self

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Trans Monogamist Dating: Hello, New York

Trans Monogamist Dating: Hello, New York

An excerpt taken from Joshua Byron’s new book of essays.

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How I Feel Now That My Favorite Bushwick Cafe Is Dead

How I Feel Now That My Favorite Bushwick Cafe Is Dead

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A Ridgewood Man’s Tale of Smoking Neighbors and His Quest for Relief

A Ridgewood Man’s Tale of Smoking Neighbors and His Quest for Relief

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Who Is the Man Behind the Fyre Festival of Pizza?

Who Is the Man Behind the Fyre Festival of Pizza?

Hi name is Ishmael Osekre, and he has a history.

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ZIP Codes and Politics: How Redrawing Borough Lines Redefined Bushwick and Ridgewood

ZIP Codes and Politics: How Redrawing Borough Lines Redefined Bushwick and Ridgewood

Ridgewood and Bushwick were not always in separate boroughs like they are now.

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DIY Recording Space Mama Coco’s Funky Kitchen Blends Styles in East Williamsburg

DIY Recording Space Mama Coco’s Funky Kitchen Blends Styles in East Williamsburg

Musician and producer Oliver Ignatius builds his Meadow Street studio and collective with an eclectic cast of performers.

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How Bushwick Millennials are Changing the Face of the Economy and the Neighborhood

How Bushwick Millennials are Changing the Face of the Economy and the Neighborhood

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Worlds Colliding: Modesto ‘Flako’ Jimenez on Being an Artist from Bushwick ‘Hood’

Worlds Colliding: Modesto ‘Flako’ Jimenez on Being an Artist from Bushwick ‘Hood’

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This Corner at Ridgewood/Bushwick Border Has Been a Prostitution Hotbed for Three Decades

This Corner at Ridgewood/Bushwick Border Has Been a Prostitution Hotbed for Three Decades

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Rats: How to Get Rid of Bushwick’s Greatest Nemesis

Rats: How to Get Rid of Bushwick’s Greatest Nemesis

I went to Rat Academy. Yes that’s a thing.

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Talking Gentrification with Ridgewood Native and BuzzFeed Copy Chief Emmy Favilla

Talking Gentrification with Ridgewood Native and BuzzFeed Copy Chief Emmy Favilla

BuzzFeed’s Emmy Favilla recently published a powerful essay on her experiences as a forever Ridgewood resident and why her background makes putting down roots in the neighborhood as an adult a complicated thing to do

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