From London to the ‘Burg … Vintage Vintage Vintage

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London’s Brick Lane has replaced Camden High Street as the treasure chest for vintage jewels. Today I found the Williamsburg equivalent. Beacon’s Closet on North 11th Street is home to more vintage fashion than anyone could want. It even has the same music, similar layout and even shop assistants’ with the same facial expressions as Brick  More > >

The Daily Photo + Links

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Photo By Eric Wolman Con Ed Power Warning  [Fox] Northside Wrap-Up  [NYPress] Learn to Walk on Wires with Philippe Petit  [gothamist] Skywatchers: Here’s where to catch the fireworks!  [Courier] Brooklyn Census Managers Fired for Faking Surveys  [EpochTimes] Brooklyn’s Broadway Stages Goes Green with Solar Energy Project  [Newswire]

The Daily Photo + Links

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Photo by Eric Wolman Con Ed to Brooklyn: Power Down or Brown Out!  [Gothamist] This is how they roll — Full Circle  [NYT] Edward Scissorhands Stage Debut (PHOTO and VIDEO)  [Entertainment] Shapes and Spaces for Peripheral Vision   [NYT] $350K Brooklyn Lamborghini Fire Caused By DVD Player  [Jalopnik] Man found hanged in NYC Police Station  [PostStar]

The Daily Photo + Links

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Photo by Eric Wolman Missives of a local chalkster  [NYShitty] Inmate Hangs Himself Inside Williamsburg Stationhouse  [Gothamist] Hey, Joe, nice rack! Thanks for press release about bike apparatus  [BklynPaper] Photos: Williamsburg Walks 2010  [Gothamist] Where the Chefs and Gourmands Go  [TIme]

Domino Vote in City Council Postponed Until Tomorrow

STORIES COMING SOON… Our reporter who brought you “Misinform and Conquer: The Developer, Domino, and the Latino Vote” is working on another breakthrough investigative story about the massive luxury complex proposed for development on the Williamsburg waterfront. In his story, he focuses on the real reasons why the developer CPC has been hiding their financials.  More > >

WG GALLERY – PHOTO SALE – All Weekend!

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Photo by William Hereford WG NEWS + ARTS  Photo Gallery Exhibit / beautiful images of the neighborhood for sale ALL WEEKEND  12 – 5pm or by appointment (917) 304-6213 50-52 Dobbin Street, Greenpoint (bet Nassau & Norman) Bess Adler ll Eric Ryan Anderson ll Mara Catalan ll William Hereford ll Benjamin Lozovsky ll Sandra Nydegger  More > >