Memorial Weekend Sunday + Links


Photo by Carrie Beckmann Greenpoint Memorial Day Parade, Moving Tribute to Veterans  [DailyNews] Greenpoint Library Closed for Summer  [Greenpointers] Greenpoint Business Association  [Greenpointers] Partygoer falls off balcony, impales head on fence—survives!  [DailyNews]

Shriek of Dragon Breath

Shriek of Dragon BreathA poem by Marc Nasdor Public Notice: Vehicles entering Event Horizon of Designated Comfort Zone of Designated Bike (2001 Trek 7700) & your assumed trajectory intersecting bike & body in motion will put motor vehicles at serious risk of having their drivers’ eardrums blown deeper into their heads Bike Rider possesses extraordinary  More > >

Theatre in the ‘hood: “Cop Piece”


Review by Philippe Theise, and photos by Yuki Wakamaki Last night, in a dilapidated two-room storefront at 94 Norman Ave, local company lilac co and st john’s theatre ended its run of Cop Piece, a work-in-progress written by company co-founder and Greenpoint resident Sean Edward Lewis. Thursday night’s show, included a slide presentation and a  More > >

The Daily Photo + Links


Photo by Carrie Beckmann Williamsburg Gets Indie Theatre  [Gothamist] Sashimi at the Movies  [GrubSt] When Williamsburg was a separate city  [EphemeralNY] Visitors From Berlin, Their Gear Full of Blips and Syncopations  [NYT] Shop til you’re thirsty  [NYT]

The Daily Photo + Links


Photo by Williamsburg construction foreman Luis Zaruma dies after five-story fall  [DailyNews] Sniffing Out New Scents In Brooklyn’s Williamsburg  [WSJ] Jessica Oshita searches for subway hero, union worker John Busch saves girl  [DailyNews] South Williamsburg Community Groups Want to Build Park Over BQE  [LMag] Dinner and a Movie—coming soon to Williamsburg  [BrooklynPaper] Family of killed  More > >

The Daily Photo + Links


Photo by Eric Wolman White Egrets in the Newtown Creek  [Nessus] $425K Bushwick Dog Park Coming 2011  [BushwickBK] When Passengers Spit, Bus Drivers Take Months Off  [NYT] Ludacris f. Trey Songz, “Sex Room”  [Suite903] Knickerbocker’s New ‘Green’ Condo Unveiled  [BushwickBK] Our world starts in Greenpoint  [BrooklynBowl]