Post Tagged with: "Williamsburg"

Features / News

L train shutdown can be boom or doom for local businesses

The 15 month repair project is expected to make it significantly more difficult for commuters to make the trek there.

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A barbershop in Brooklyn that cuts hair outside the gender binary

A pop-up barbershop in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Scissors and Clippers, is offering haircuts for women with short hair and LGBTQ-identified folks, who often feel uncomfortable in regular barbershops and salons.

Features / Special Reports

New York City Marathon: Williamsburg

One group of women hailed down their favorite runner with an iPad mini, the app opened as the runner moved up the block and she stopped briefly to hand off the sweatshirt tied around her waist.

News / Politics

Brooklynites on Hilary Clinton for President

According to a March 29th Pew Research Center Poll 59 percent of democrats say there is a “good chance” they will vote for Clinton.

Video

NY People: Roger Mamedov, MMA Academy owner and instructor

by Thom Friend The most important thing to Roger Mamedov, the owner and an instructor at the Williamsburg Mixed Martial Arts Academy, is the community MMA builds.

Video

NY People: Ray Luna, owner of Moutain Province

by Megan Jamerson Mountain Province is not your typical Williamsburg, Brooklyn coffee joint. Owned by Ray Luna, it serves Filipino coffee and treats.

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NY People: Sarah Sanneh and Pies n Thighs

by Christina Dun Sarah Sanneh, cofounder of Brooklyn eatery, Pies n Thighs, talks about her delicious business.

The art of gentrification in Bushwick
Audio / Features

The art of gentrification in Bushwick

With each next big gallery opening, Bushwick’s art scene moves a little closer to being a pricey twin to Williamsburg’s art scene.

Jewish neighborhood copes with change
News

Jewish neighborhood copes with change

The Hasidic Jewish community in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, faces increased rents and encroaching development.