Last summer, a long article in the Times called “The Williamsburg Divide” got a lot of people talking. Here was the long and short of it: Grand Street represents a border between “sleek, moneyed, ‘North Williamsburg’ and a gritty, hyper-authentic ‘South Williamsburg.’”
Dig & Be Dug
For the price of that loan, members are welcome to use the space to sit quietly and read or work. Add a few reading events, and writing workshops at night, and you’ve got Mellow Pages: a free-of-cost reading room/creative space in Bushwick.
Brooklyn Standard II opens on Grand Street—a cafe with indoor and outdoor seating and wifi.
You need daycare, and you need it now. Vacation is almost over, the school year is about to begin, and there’s not an abundance of choice in the Williamsburg/Greenpoint area. Okay, deep breath.
Each filmmaking collective had eight weeks to create a compelling short form narrative based on time travel. The fact that all ten did so with such aplomb is a testament to their skills and the best of what our community offers.
“The beauty about denim is that it’s a casual kind of garment that is comfortable, wears in, and becomes better as time goes on,” said Loren Cronk, designer of Loren and Blksmth jeans. “It would be hard for it to disappear.”
Aware that there would be a staggering rent increase, partners Halina Jankowski and Rachel Parker, who took over the 100-year-old pharmacy in 1998, never asked their landlady what the new rent would be.
We got to talking, and [Kathryn] convinced me that it was an idea to be taken to the next level.
Here’s a chance to get a taste of the good life, for both men and women. Dr. George Aglialoro and his staff will be demonstrating and offering free laser revision, custom spray tans, and skin consultations FREE. TODAY from 1-5 pm. Wine and appetizers, too, for their GRAND OPENING.
Unlike other chop-shops, New York Image Salon doesn’t subscribe to gender pricing. Many women sport short mops, while some men prefer to grow long locks, so all consultations are based on hair length, thickness, and time needed to style.