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At Myrtle-Broadway’s Korean-Japanese Restaurant Sandobe, Eat Poké, Then Do Karaoke

At Myrtle-Broadway’s Korean-Japanese Restaurant Sandobe, Eat Poké, Then Do Karaoke

Jacqueline Woodson, Author of Evocative Bushwick Novel “Another Brooklyn,” Will Speak in Bed-Stuy

Jacqueline Woodson, Author of Evocative Bushwick Novel “Another Brooklyn,” Will Speak in Bed-Stuy

Woodson’s 2016 novel draws inspiration from her childhood and adolescence in Bushwick.

Bohemian Grove’s New Sister Venue The Glove is Building Momentum on the Bushwick Bed-Stuy Border

Bohemian Grove’s New Sister Venue The Glove is Building Momentum on the Bushwick Bed-Stuy Border

The Glove held its soft opening on June 8th.

A guy walked into a narcotics arrest in Bed-Stuy while playing Pokemon Go

A guy walked into a narcotics arrest in Bed-Stuy while playing Pokemon Go

Inside Bookkeepers, the New Bushwick Clothing, Books and Coffee Spot Neighboring Norbert’s

Inside Bookkeepers, the New Bushwick Clothing, Books and Coffee Spot Neighboring Norbert’s

Books, coffee, vegetarian food, vintage clothes, records—it’s all here.

UPDATE: Have You Seen This Bushwick 12-Year-Old?

UPDATE: Have You Seen This Bushwick 12-Year-Old?

The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance finding a 12-year-old Bushwick boy who has been missing since last week

Jeff Kurzon Hopes to Rep Bushwick and Bring Progressive Policies to the US Congress

Jeff Kurzon Hopes to Rep Bushwick and Bring Progressive Policies to the US Congress

Jeff Kurzon hopes that younger voters’ enthusiasm for progressive policies ignited by a grassroots effort by Bernie Sanders and his supporters will land him a spot in the race for United States Congress representing New York’s 7th District  in the June 28th Democratic Primary

Bushwick Residents and Officials Talk Over Two L Train Closure Options at Formal MTA Meeting

Bushwick Residents and Officials Talk Over Two L Train Closure Options at Formal MTA Meeting

The MTA’s top brass met with the public and elected officials at Bed-Stuy’s Marcy Avenue Armory on Thursday night to field the public’s questions and present two main approaches to scheduling L train closures during repairs to the Canarsie tubes that will start in 2019

Bushwick High School Seniors: Apply for this “New York Values” Scholarship!

Bushwick High School Seniors: Apply for this “New York Values” Scholarship!

As most of us know, the cost of college is getting way out of hand, and in a city where the cost of everything spiraled out of control long ago, more and more students with their sights set on college have to look to outside resources to fill the gap between what they can afford and what federal loans and grants can provide

Woman Found Naked, Bleeding and Semi-Conscious on a Bushwick Street Saturday

Woman Found Naked, Bleeding and Semi-Conscious on a Bushwick Street Saturday

A Bushwick resident who was awoken by screams and moans in the early hours of Saturday morning called 911 after discovering a semi-conscious, badly injured naked woman on the street, police tell Bushwick Daily

Summer’s As Close As Our Top 10 Shows In And Around Bushwick

Summer’s As Close As Our Top 10 Shows In And Around Bushwick

Summer’s coming, and the music world is toying with our emotions

A May Dance, Mirrors and Magical Realism: Our Top Five Art Happenings for This Weekend

A May Dance, Mirrors and Magical Realism: Our Top Five Art Happenings for This Weekend

John Lennon said it best – the sun is up, the sky is blue – it’s beautiful and so are you

Salvation Army is Opening a Store at Myrtle-Broadway in Bushwick This May

Salvation Army is Opening a Store at Myrtle-Broadway in Bushwick This May

A Salvation Army thrift store will soon open its doors to the Bushwick public right beneath the tracks of Myrtle Ave-Broadway, Salvation Army sources confirmed for Bushwick Daily

Finally! MTA Schedules Public L Train Meeting for Cinco de Mayo

Finally! MTA Schedules Public L Train Meeting for Cinco de Mayo

It’s doubtless been a rough week for MTA officials after news broke that residents of homes beneath the M train at Myrtle Broadway will have to pack up and leave during track work—but the Authority has finally committed to holding a public meeting sharing details about the coming Lpocalypse on Cinco de Mayo

Residents Facing MTA “Relocation” Meet to Share Concerns

Residents Facing MTA “Relocation” Meet to Share Concerns

Bushwick community members who occupy twenty-six apartments on the triangular block adjacent to the Myrtle Ave-Broadway station on the J, M and Z trains and who discovered last week that M train work will necessitate that they leave their homes for a definite 6-10 months and possibly much longer met Wednesday night to share their experiences and consider plans of action

Beloved Bushwick DIY Venue Palisades Is the New Yorker’s Cover This Week

Beloved Bushwick DIY Venue Palisades Is the New Yorker’s Cover This Week

The New Yorker recently delighted its North Brooklyn readers with its April 11th cover “Take the L Train,” which portrayed an immediately recognizable pair of bearded straphangers aboard the train we all love to hate, rendered by the adored Tomer Hanuka

How to Find Your Bushwick Polling Station

How to Find Your Bushwick Polling Station

Your chance to vote in one of the more contentious primaries in recent election cycles has arrived! If you’re already registered to vote as a Democrat or a Republican, congrats, you’ve jumped through the first hoop

Teen Girl Artists are Front and Center in “Teen Dream” Art Show at Brooklyn Wayfarers

Teen Girl Artists are Front and Center in “Teen Dream” Art Show at Brooklyn Wayfarers

Teens can face an uphill battle when asking to be taken seriously, especially teen girls, who so often come up short when seeking opportunities to be heard in open, insightful, meaningful public dialogue

UPDATE: Where to Watch the Democratic Primary Debate in Bushwick

UPDATE: Where to Watch the Democratic Primary Debate in Bushwick

Democratic presidential hopefuls Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton are scheduled to square off at the Brooklyn Navy Yards tomorrow evening

This DIY Endorsement Above Bushwick’s Market Hotel Champions A Big Sanders Campaign Commitment

This DIY Endorsement Above Bushwick’s Market Hotel Champions A Big Sanders Campaign Commitment

Bright blue signage that sits above Mr

Your Weekend Bushwick MTA Headache: J, M & L Will All Have Reduced Service

Your Weekend Bushwick MTA Headache: J, M & L Will All Have Reduced Service

Who needs a mantra when you can just repeat “please allow additional travel time” while kicking stuff as you text your friends, family and boss telling them you’re going to be late to every single goddamn thing you have planned for this weekend?

The Center for Independence of the Disabled Needs Help Surveying Bushwick Polling Sites!

The Center for Independence of the Disabled Needs Help Surveying Bushwick Polling Sites!

Not all polling sites are created equal, which is why the Center for Independence of the Disabled, New York (CIDNY) is looking for volunteers to inspect polling sites and determine how well they can accommodate the disabled in the upcoming primary election

Today: Speak Out Against Bushwick’s Corrupt Landlords With a Vast Community Coalition

Today: Speak Out Against Bushwick’s Corrupt Landlords With a Vast Community Coalition

Hundreds of Bushwick residents take to the streets today to protest deplorable living conditions faced by members of our own community

A Mouthwatering Persian, Vegan Eatery is Open for Business in Bushwick’s Punk Alley

A Mouthwatering Persian, Vegan Eatery is Open for Business in Bushwick’s Punk Alley

A new addition to the shipping container market at 867 Broadway is serving up vegan variations on a rich Middle Eastern culinary tradition

Why a Single Community Board Vote Just Decided Bushwick’s Bike Lane Future

Why a Single Community Board Vote Just Decided Bushwick’s Bike Lane Future

This week, Bushwick’s Community Board 4 voted on a controversial Department of Transportation proposal to bring new bike lanes to the neighborhood

Daylight Savings Is (Finally) Here: Our Top Music Shows This Week

Daylight Savings Is (Finally) Here: Our Top Music Shows This Week

Daylight Savings is upon us, readers. Ah, the feeling of the sky not being pitch-black at 5pm! Life is good. Although we lost an hour, we gained sunlight, and thus, hopefully, we’re all waking from winter hibernation—and weather has been fluctuating as dramatically as Kanye’s daily commentary, which means everyone should be feeling the need to seize the beautiful […]

This WNYC Podcast About Gentrification Is Required Listening for Bushwick

This WNYC Podcast About Gentrification Is Required Listening for Bushwick

Excellent gentrification reporting is a major accomplishment

How to Register to Vote in Bushwick Before the Approaching New York State Primary Deadline

How to Register to Vote in Bushwick Before the Approaching New York State Primary Deadline

 

Bushwick Artists To Host Cross-Borough Double Bill of Anti-Gentrification Community Arts Events Saturday

Bushwick Artists To Host Cross-Borough Double Bill of Anti-Gentrification Community Arts Events Saturday

Two back to back arts events organized by long time Bushwick artists and residents are scheduled for this Saturday, and both events are intended to serve as forums for community engagement with rampant gentrification and its affects on Bushwick and greater Brooklyn

Bushwick Businesses Are Invited to The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce’s Future of Work Summit

Bushwick Businesses Are Invited to The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce’s Future of Work Summit

Labor in Brooklyn has undergone huge transformation in the past several decades, and that process of transformation shows no signs of slowing any time soon—which is why the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce invites local businesses to participate in an upcoming summit intended to help positively shape the evolution of the workforce in Kings County

2 in Critical Condition After M Train Accident at Central Avenue Saturday

2 in Critical Condition After M Train Accident at Central Avenue Saturday

Two men are in critical condition after they were hit by an M train at the Central Avenue stop in Bushwick early Saturday morning, police say

The Working Theater Holds An Intergenerational Storytelling and Biography Workshop in Bushwick

The Working Theater Holds An Intergenerational Storytelling and Biography Workshop in Bushwick

In a New York City neighborhood like Bushwick where housing turnover is high and socioeconomic disparity is wide, it can hard for families who have lived in the neighborhood for a long time to maintain the kind of close relationships that are so demonstrably beneficial—and a local theater organization presents an innovative way to address that status quo

Talking Bushwick Anthem “JMZ”  With Katie Lau of Painted Zeros

Talking Bushwick Anthem “JMZ” With Katie Lau of Painted Zeros

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Italo’s BK Wants to Host Bushwick’s Parties, Screenings, Art Shows and [Your Thing Here]

Italo’s BK Wants to Host Bushwick’s Parties, Screenings, Art Shows and [Your Thing Here]

 

[SPOILER ALERT] This Bushwick Institution got a Shout Out on Broad City Last Night

[SPOILER ALERT] This Bushwick Institution got a Shout Out on Broad City Last Night

Abbi Abrams and Ilana Wexler may live in Astoria and Gowanus, respectively—but even though they have yet to pop up in Bushwick on their show, it seems that they have made it to the neighborhood before

Officials: Man Stabbed on M Train at Myrtle Ave-Broadway in Bushwick Wednesday Night

Officials: Man Stabbed on M Train at Myrtle Ave-Broadway in Bushwick Wednesday Night

A man was stabbed twice in the neck and slashed on the right hand with a pocket knife on an M train at Myrtle Ave-Broadway late, Wednesday night, police say