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A Look Into the ‘East Williamsburg’ Debate

A Look Into the ‘East Williamsburg’ Debate

The neighborhood is called Williamsburg, East Williamsburg or Bushwick, depending on who you ask.

Where to Catch Some Cult Classics This Summer

Where to Catch Some Cult Classics This Summer

For those tired of streaming from the couch, here are some venues screening your favorite flicks in the coming weeks.

Amid a Pandemic, MOFAD Is Mapping A Nation’s Table

Amid a Pandemic, MOFAD Is Mapping A Nation’s Table

While the museum’s show on the African food diaspora remains delayed, it still wants to put culinary history on a map

NY Unemployment System Collapsing Amid Coronavirus Layoffs: Cuomo

NY Unemployment System Collapsing Amid Coronavirus Layoffs: Cuomo

New York alone accounts for almost 30% of the United States’ total cases of unemployment.

Atlas Engine Shares Synth-Fueled New Single “Where Have You Gone?”

Atlas Engine Shares Synth-Fueled New Single “Where Have You Gone?”

The group’s first single of 2020 is their most personal and introspective song yet

Bushwick Nightly: The Best Underground and Queer Parties in and Around Bushwick

Bushwick Nightly: The Best Underground and Queer Parties in and Around Bushwick

Locals and Activists Continue Resistance to Bushwick Rezoning

Locals and Activists Continue Resistance to Bushwick Rezoning

Bushwick remains a battleground for rezoning under Mayor de Blasio Proposal and Community Plan.

Uruguayan Restaurant Tabaré Brings Chivito to Bushwick

Uruguayan Restaurant Tabaré Brings Chivito to Bushwick

The restaurant, open as of November 14, serves mouthwatering traditional Uruguayan classics, and daily Happy Hour specials.

Nat Grid Pushes Pipeline into Bushwick while Refusing New Hookups to Local Businesses

Nat Grid Pushes Pipeline into Bushwick while Refusing New Hookups to Local Businesses

Salazar raises concerns in Albany regarding pipeline expansion; Brookly Energy Provider, National Grid, likely violated its own procedures in a sudden rush to deny services this year.

Cider Feast Comes to Williamsburg, this Weekend

Cider Feast Comes to Williamsburg, this Weekend

Featuring foods and ciders from around the world.

PREMIERE: Bushwick’s Kacie Marie Shares Dark Video For Her Song “Sleepaholic”

PREMIERE: Bushwick’s Kacie Marie Shares Dark Video For Her Song “Sleepaholic”

A Female-Focused Co-Working Space is Coming to Williamsburg with Childcare and Lactation Room

A Female-Focused Co-Working Space is Coming to Williamsburg with Childcare and Lactation Room

This trans and non-binary inclusive space offers multiple amenities.

Latina Domestic Workers Fight for Fair Wages in Hasidic Williamsburg in New Award-Winning Film

Latina Domestic Workers Fight for Fair Wages in Hasidic Williamsburg in New Award-Winning Film

Stirred, Not Shaken: Amor Y Amargo Comes to Williamsburg

Stirred, Not Shaken: Amor Y Amargo Comes to Williamsburg

Women-Owned Xi’an Town Brings Hand-Pulled Noodles to Williamsburg

Women-Owned Xi’an Town Brings Hand-Pulled Noodles to Williamsburg

Three women opened the casual noodle shop to provide a healthier version of their cuisine.

Sustainable Mini Shop Brings an Ethical, Accessible, and Inclusive Alternative to NYFW

Sustainable Mini Shop Brings an Ethical, Accessible, and Inclusive Alternative to NYFW

“The fashion industry is the perfect microscope for examining trade policy, environmental racism, labor rights, and human rights.”

Local Salvadoran-American Author Releases New Book About Racism, Sexism, and Shame

Local Salvadoran-American Author Releases New Book About Racism, Sexism, and Shame

Christine Sloan Stoddard new book explores issues of social inequality and personal identity through poetry and prose.

Food Fest of Brooklyn’s Best: TASTE Williamsburg Returns for 10th Anniversary this September

Food Fest of Brooklyn’s Best: TASTE Williamsburg Returns for 10th Anniversary this September

The festival will benefit the Firehouse North Brooklyn Community Center!

Nostalgic Disco Dance Bar from the Seawolf Team Opens in Williamsburg

Nostalgic Disco Dance Bar from the Seawolf Team Opens in Williamsburg

Home of the Unicorn Latte Re-Opens with New Astrology-Inspired Beverages

Home of the Unicorn Latte Re-Opens with New Astrology-Inspired Beverages

These caffeine-free beverages are beautiful and magical, just like you.

Dominican Chocolate Factory & Cafe Opens In Williamsburg

Dominican Chocolate Factory & Cafe Opens In Williamsburg

Working directly with the plantation opens up an endless well of potential for chocolatiers.

Williamsburg Is Opening Its First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Williamsburg Is Opening Its First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

North Brooklyn Farms, a Beloved Nature Escape, Will Close at the End of 2019

North Brooklyn Farms, a Beloved Nature Escape, Will Close at the End of 2019

Cannabis Lifestyle Company Comes to Williamsburg, While Marijuana Arrests Continue Citywide

Cannabis Lifestyle Company Comes to Williamsburg, While Marijuana Arrests Continue Citywide

Brooklyn has seen 161 arrests for marijuana possession just in the first quarter of 2019.

A Pop-Up Graffiti Museum in Williamsburg Takes Us Beyond the Streets

A Pop-Up Graffiti Museum in Williamsburg Takes Us Beyond the Streets

8 Ice Cream Spots to Try This Summer in and Around Bushwick

8 Ice Cream Spots to Try This Summer in and Around Bushwick

From Peruvian lucuma to Hawaiian shaved ice!

New Williamsburg Mural Celebrates the Puerto Rican Community

New Williamsburg Mural Celebrates the Puerto Rican Community

Bushwick Still Most Popular Neighborhood Despite L Train Disruptions

Bushwick Still Most Popular Neighborhood Despite L Train Disruptions

Latino Teen Actor from Williamsburg  Gets Nominated for 40th Annual Young Artist Awards

Latino Teen Actor from Williamsburg Gets Nominated for 40th Annual Young Artist Awards

Actor JAC Carrera makes his way to Hollywood for the “Youth Oscars” as a best teen actor nominee!

Brooklyn’s First Barlour, a Boozy 21+ Ice Cream Shop, Is Coming to Williamsburg

Brooklyn’s First Barlour, a Boozy 21+ Ice Cream Shop, Is Coming to Williamsburg

Summer just keeps getting better.

Local Cafe and Roastery Toby’s Estate Rebrands as Partners Coffee

Local Cafe and Roastery Toby’s Estate Rebrands as Partners Coffee

The coffee chain, which recently opened in Bushwick, previously licensed its name from an Australian company.

Two Affordable Housing Lotteries Are Now in Williamsburg

Two Affordable Housing Lotteries Are Now in Williamsburg

Deadlines are next week, hurry to apply!

PHOTOS: Graham Avenue Celebrated the 22nd Annual Three Kings Day Parade With Style

PHOTOS: Graham Avenue Celebrated the 22nd Annual Three Kings Day Parade With Style

Wepa!

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

Find Your Zen: A Quick Guide to Getting Your CBD Fix in North Brooklyn

Find Your Zen: A Quick Guide to Getting Your CBD Fix in North Brooklyn

Looking to mellow out? Give some of these local CBD treats a try this winter.

Friday Fast Fact: 2,500 New Apartment Units Will Come to Bushwick by 2020

Friday Fast Fact: 2,500 New Apartment Units Will Come to Bushwick by 2020

A recent report shows that Bushwick will be a hub for construction of new apartment buildings over the next couple of years.