Flux Fest 2013 Film Festival in Bushwick

Film still from "Been Here Before" by the team, Something Arbitrary

Ten teams were challenged to create short films exploring the passage and continuity of time. The shorts will then be screened for guests and judged by a panel of experts from the filmmaking community.

CC Dares to Wear Sheer Vintage White

CC McGurr, owner of Le Grand
Strip vintage boutique, talks about wearing white. She is loosely dressed in a white organza blouse (Wendy One), and a white silk, pencil skirt (Adrianna Papell); both pieces are from the 1980s.

In St. Tropez in the 60s white was THE choice color for the beautiful people who strolled around in various states of disrobe; tanned, slim, and happy were the accessories that went with white. CC McGurr is the owner of the vintage boutique Le Grand Strip

Our Lady of Mt Carmel’s Giglio Feast

Dancing Giglio (www.i-italy.org)

Meatballs! Strongmen! Rides and zeppoles! It’s Giglio time! This twelve-day Italian festival promises live entertainment, specialty food vendors, parades, a bazaar with games, children’s rides and amusements, as well as a first-ever “Best Meatball” contest

Bushwick Sunday Bar Curfew?

Photo by Yaz Rosete for Bushwick Daily.

Sunday-night noise complaints have supposedly gotten so bad in Bushwick that the neighborhood’s community board is advocating a midnight bar curfew on Sunday nights. Bushwick, the nabe the Daily News has dubbed “the world’s indisputable epicenter of cool,” is adding around a dozen bars every six months.