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New York Post
Brooklyn man says his sidewalk junk heap is a ‘living installation’Is it art or a homeless encampment? Elias Avellaneda touts his conglomeration
Brooklyn man says his sidewalk junk heap is a ‘living installation’
New York Post / Posted an hour ago
Is it art or a homeless encampment? Elias Avellaneda touts his conglomeration of found objects on a Bushwick sidewalk — including a sofa he sometimes sleeps on — as a “living installation.” Cops had other ideas. “They came by complaining and... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Bye bye Bushwick: The Bronx is the city's next new arts sceneago, tired of paying $1,200 a month for a tiny apartment in Clinton Hill and co
Bye bye Bushwick: The Bronx is the city's next new arts scene
Crain's New York Business / Posted 6 hours ago
ago, tired of paying $1,200 a month for a tiny apartment in Clinton Hill and commuting to his $450-a-month studio space in Bushwick, Gaete decided to join a small but growing number of artists living in the Bronx. There he was able to land a large... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NYC 'Trump Tombstone' on display after police confiscate itfine for littering in Central Park. This weekend, the tombstone reappeared in
NYC 'Trump Tombstone' on display after police confiscate it
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 hours ago
fine for littering in Central Park. This weekend, the tombstone reappeared in the Christopher Stout Gallery in Brooklyn's Bushwick neighborhood where it's on display through Oct. 9. Then it will be moved to a gallery in Manhattan's Chelsea... Read more
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New York Post
Why one man walked all 800 miles of BrooklynHeidi, scampered along for 200. While taking careful note of small wonders — f
Why one man walked all 800 miles of Brooklyn
New York Post / Posted yesterday
Heidi, scampered along for 200. While taking careful note of small wonders — from the ever-changing graffiti murals in Bushwick and the block in Greenpoint uniformly lined with American flags to honor 9/11 victims to the classical music that... Read more
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Breitbart
Donald Trump Tombstone Debuts at Brooklyn Art Gallerythe date “1946 — ” and the epitaph “Made America Hate Again” — will be on displ
Donald Trump Tombstone Debuts at Brooklyn Art Gallery
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
the date “1946 — ” and the epitaph “Made America Hate Again” — will be on display at the Christopher Stout Gallery in Bushwick beginning Friday and running through Sunday, October 9, according to the gallery’s website. The tombstone first... Read more
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The New Yorker
A Bushwick Dive That Keeps it Cleankitsch clutter, plastic-covered sofas, and epically grimy, graffitied lavatorie
A Bushwick Dive That Keeps it Clean
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
kitsch clutter, plastic-covered sofas, and epically grimy, graffitied lavatories. The Johnson’s, its younger sibling, in Bushwick, is an altogether different story. BrooklynMagazine’s “regional potty critic” sniped, of its latrines, “I was... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Happenings SEPT. 22 - SEPT. 28located at 52-19 Flushing Ave. in Maspeth. Art: Frankenstein Admires a Flower
Happenings SEPT. 22 - SEPT. 28
Times Newsweekly / Posted 2 days ago
located at 52-19 Flushing Ave. in Maspeth. Art: Frankenstein Admires a Flower @ Factory ArtSpace. Reacquaint yourself with Bushwick Open Studios and pop over to Factory ArtSpace’s inaugural show “Frankenstein Admires a Flower” from 6 to 9 p.m. The... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Work starts on Ridgewood pedestrian planThis month marks the start of a safer era at the deadly Myrtle/ Wyckoff Avenues
Work starts on Ridgewood pedestrian plan
Times Newsweekly / Posted 2 days ago
This month marks the start of a safer era at the deadly Myrtle/ Wyckoff Avenues intersection on the Ridgewood/Bushwick border. The Department of Transportation (DOT) announced that on Wednesday, Sept. 21, it would start to install the... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Local Newsservices. This month marks the start of a safer era at the deadly Myrtle/ Wyck
Local News
Times Newsweekly / Posted 2 days ago
services. This month marks the start of a safer era at the deadly Myrtle/ Wyckoff Avenues intersection on the Ridgewood/Bushwick border. The Department of Transportation (DOT) announced that on Wednesday, Sept. 21, it would start to install the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ indie film JAKE now available on VODpraise, Moa nominations for Best Independent Feature and Best Supporting Actor
NZ indie film JAKE now available on VOD
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
praise, Moa nominations for Best Independent Feature and Best Supporting Actor (Leighton Cardno), a slot in New York’s Bushwick Film Festival, and prominent screenings on New Zealand’s premiere sci-fi network The Zone show that others have... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Meet the boutique hotel operator looking beyond midtown for business travelersthe lifestyle-hotel space. Clearly, parts of Brooklyn have already established
Meet the boutique hotel operator looking beyond midtown for business travelers
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
the lifestyle-hotel space. Clearly, parts of Brooklyn have already established themselves, but people are looking toward Bushwick, as well as Long Island City and even other areas of Manhattan, like Hell’s Kitchen and Harlem. What does the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Grumpy New Yorkers are furious about mobile phone terror alertthe wanted man's name and not his picture While Shuja Haider, who is originall
Grumpy New Yorkers are furious about mobile phone terror alert
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the wanted man's name and not his picture While Shuja Haider, who is originally from Pakistan but now lives in the Bushwick area of Brooklyn, said when he saw Rahami's name and age he immediately searched for an image — to see if the... Read more
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International Business Times
Electronic 'wanted' poster used for first time in US to catch New York bombing suspectto go to the media to look at a picture, what if someone had identified the wro
Electronic 'wanted' poster used for first time in US to catch New York bombing suspect
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
to go to the media to look at a picture, what if someone had identified the wrong person?" Shuja Haider's a resident of Bushwick section of Brooklyn, also pointed out the pitfall of this system saying, "Today, brown guys like me are walking... Read more
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The New Yorker
Jane Jacobs’s Street Smartsbad ones prove to be a kind of urban mulch in which prospective new businesses
Jane Jacobs’s Street Smarts
The New Yorker / Posted 5 days ago
bad ones prove to be a kind of urban mulch in which prospective new businesses can make a start. (One sees this today in Bushwick.) Two core principles emerge from the book’s delightful and free-flowing observational surface. First, cities are... Read more
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New York Post
The top 40 public high schools in NYCPriority to continuing 8th graders College enrollment: 58.1% Average total SA
The top 40 public high schools in NYC
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
Priority to continuing 8th graders College enrollment: 58.1% Average total SAT score: 1361 This miniature Bushwick school, admitting just 62 freshmen last year, gets big results with a mission built on respect and high standards.... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Follow-up Friday: Brooklyn Little League team savedThe Brooklyn Tigers, a little league team in Bushwick, reached out to PIX11 New
Follow-up Friday: Brooklyn Little League team saved
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 8 days ago
The Brooklyn Tigers, a little league team in Bushwick, reached out to PIX11 News for new equipment. After our story aired, the Yankees, Modell's, and All State Insurance offered to help. The team is overwhelmed by the response and are still... Read more
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Market Watch
For luxury apartment buildings, bike rooms become a must-have amenitybike storage is a priority, perhaps a bank-to-rental conversion, like the Brook
For luxury apartment buildings, bike rooms become a must-have amenity
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
bike storage is a priority, perhaps a bank-to-rental conversion, like the Brooklyn-Roosevelt, at the intersection of Bushwick and Bed-Stuy, which offers boutique luxury rentals and, for discerning bikers, a “bike vault,” will appeal. “The... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Happenings SEPT. 15 - SEPT. 2170th Ave., Welcomes New Members 60 Years Of Age Or Older Every Weekday. For Mor
Happenings SEPT. 15 - SEPT. 21
Times Newsweekly / Posted 10 days ago
70th Ave., Welcomes New Members 60 Years Of Age Or Older Every Weekday. For More Information, Call 718-456-2000. Ridgewood-Bushwick Senior Center, 319 Stanhope St., Will Hold Various Programs. For More Information, Call 718-366-3038. Peter... Read more
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New York Post
New York foodies’ dirty secret: They love Domino’sversion of pizza where everything is overdone and extravagant,” Shalev, a copy
New York foodies’ dirty secret: They love Domino’s
New York Post / Posted 11 days ago
version of pizza where everything is overdone and extravagant,” Shalev, a copy writer and graduate student who lives in Bushwick, Brooklyn, says. “It’s really garlicky and dripping with butter.” Millennials are high on Domino’s. The company’s... Read more
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New Now Next
Refinery29 Invited New Yorkers To "Wig Out" With RuPaul During Fashion Weeksecond year in a row the website had hosted 29Rooms, moving from Greenpoint to
Refinery29 Invited New Yorkers To "Wig Out" With RuPaul During Fashion Week
New Now Next / Posted 11 days ago
second year in a row the website had hosted 29Rooms, moving from Greenpoint to a massive 80,000-square-foot warehouse in Bushwick. Our favorite room had to be “Wig Out,” a fantasy salon inspired by RuPaul, where visitors could “try on” some of... Read more
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Salon.com
Look Again: The day’s most compelling images from around the globea heap of cardboard. What the HELL am I supposed to do with a bunch of cardboar
Look Again: The day’s most compelling images from around the globe
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
a heap of cardboard. What the HELL am I supposed to do with a bunch of cardboard I could easily have found strewn across my Bushwick stoop? Turns out it was a pair of virtual reality goggles like in this picture. Needless to say, my roommate and I... Read more
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Daily Mail
Senator Cory Booker, 47, dating 28-old Instagram poettwo were photographed together Thursday night attending a fashion week party he
Senator Cory Booker, 47, dating 28-old Instagram poet
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
two were photographed together Thursday night attending a fashion week party held at a warehouse in Brooklyn's Bushwick neighborhood Wade is a good friend and former stylist for pop star Katy Perry, and was once linked to Twilight star... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
2 injured after shooting in BushwickBUSHWICK, Brooklyn — Two women were injured in a shooting in Bushwick Sunday ni
2 injured after shooting in Bushwick
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 13 days ago
BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — Two women were injured in a shooting in Bushwick Sunday night. Police responded to Greene and Central avenues just before 10 p.m. and found two women had each been shot in their arms. One is 24-years-old, and the other is... Read more
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AdWeek
Refinery29's Fashion Week Installation Is Full of Instagram-Worthy, Interactive ArtThis weekend, Refinery29 is hosting 29 Rooms, an installation in Bushwick, Broo
Refinery29's Fashion Week Installation Is Full of Instagram-Worthy, Interactive Art
AdWeek / Posted 15 days ago
This weekend, Refinery29 is hosting 29 Rooms, an installation in Bushwick, Brooklyn, during New York Fashion Week that is full of funky works of art that are designed to inspire creativity—and Instagram posts. The 80,000 square-foot warehouse... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Harlem development site sold for about $91 millionwarehouses for Hunts Point food market Related News Court gives Barry Diller-
Harlem development site sold for about $91 million
Crain's New York Business / Posted 15 days ago
warehouses for Hunts Point food market Related News Court gives Barry Diller-funded park the go-ahead City agency eyes former Bushwick beer-bottling plant for new office Developer pitches alternative to affordable-housing units at Chelsea pro... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City agency eyes former Bushwick beer-bottling plant for new officeThe city's Human Resources Administration is negotiating to take about 160,000
City agency eyes former Bushwick beer-bottling plant for new office
Crain's New York Business / Posted 16 days ago
The city's Human Resources Administration is negotiating to take about 160,000 square feet of office and retail space in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The agency is seeking to lease all of 95 Evergreen Ave., a former Schlitz Brewery bottling plant that was... Read more
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New York Magazine
The Case for Living in Staten Islandsuburbs just yet. There’s even a growing artist community, which one recent tra
The Case for Living in Staten Island
New York Magazine / Posted 16 days ago
suburbs just yet. There’s even a growing artist community, which one recent transplant tentatively says is reminiscent of “Bushwick in 1999.” The less-new things that have always been wonderful about the oft-overlooked borough include its creaky... Read more
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FOX News
The absolute best pizzas in Americaquaint, and it’s almost difficult to remember there was once a time when this g
The absolute best pizzas in America
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
quaint, and it’s almost difficult to remember there was once a time when this great pizza joint was considered a trek. So Bushwick may not be on the average New Yorker’s rotation, the pizzeria’s owners have been in the news as part of a few legal... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Happenings SEPT. 8 - SEPT. 1470th Ave., Welcomes New Members 60 Years Of Age Or Older Every Weekday. For Mor
Happenings SEPT. 8 - SEPT. 14
Times Newsweekly / Posted 17 days ago
70th Ave., Welcomes New Members 60 Years Of Age Or Older Every Weekday. For More Information, Call 718-456-2000. Ridgewood-Bushwick Senior Center, 319 Stanhope St., Will Hold Various Programs. For More Information, Call 718-366-3038. Peter... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
John T. Flack, former assemblyman of 33rd District, died last month at the age of 87Glendale, Middle Village, Maspeth, Ridgewood and Elmhurst, died on Friday, Aug.
John T. Flack, former assemblyman of 33rd District, died last month at the age of 87
Times Newsweekly / Posted 17 days ago
Glendale, Middle Village, Maspeth, Ridgewood and Elmhurst, died on Friday, Aug. 19. He was 87 years old. Flack was born in Bushwick on Nov. 4, 1928. He attended Bushwick High School and went to St. John’s University, where he graduated with a... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Local NewsGlendale, Middle Village, Maspeth, Ridgewood and Elmhurst, died on Friday, Aug.
Local News
Times Newsweekly / Posted 17 days ago
Glendale, Middle Village, Maspeth, Ridgewood and Elmhurst, died on Friday, Aug. 19. He was 87 years old. Flack was born in Bushwick on Nov. 4, 1928. He attended Bushwick High School and went to St. John’s University, where he graduated with a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
As New York Fashion Week begins tonight, here's your stylish guide to the citySt, NY 10014; frankiesspuntino.com "It's a massive schlep to get to and looks
As New York Fashion Week begins tonight, here's your stylish guide to the city
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
St, NY 10014; frankiesspuntino.com "It's a massive schlep to get to and looks like a squat from the outside but in typical Bushwick style it's über cool," says fashion features editor Sophie de Rosée. "Expect delicious food and lots of hipster... Read more
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New York Post
Kanye shows why we’re lucky to have him at MSG concertfelt like a mass benediction, there were ten that felt more like Kanye had recr
Kanye shows why we’re lucky to have him at MSG concert
New York Post / Posted 19 days ago
felt like a mass benediction, there were ten that felt more like Kanye had recreated a grimy, warehouse party in deepest Bushwick, and had it airlifted into Midtown. Such is Kanye’s often-overlooked dexterity. He can be the preacher, or the... Read more
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Salon.com
He went to Burning Man and never came backhome, a sign we were moving up in the realm of adult life, Andy called “uppity.
He went to Burning Man and never came back
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
home, a sign we were moving up in the realm of adult life, Andy called “uppity.” I accused him of wanting to live in a Bushwick loft with pop-up canvas walls and fifteen artist roommates. He denied it. “I want to be here, with you,” he said,... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Arts & Leisure70th Ave., Welcomes New Members 60 Years Of Age Or Older Every Weekday. For Mor
Arts & Leisure
Times Newsweekly / Posted 23 days ago
70th Ave., Welcomes New Members 60 Years Of Age Or Older Every Weekday. For More Information, Call 718-456-2000. Ridgewood-Bushwick Senior Center, 319 Stanhope St., Will Hold Various Programs. For More Information, Call 718-366-3038. Peter... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Happenings SEPT.1- SEPT.770th Ave., Welcomes New Members 60 Years Of Age Or Older Every Weekday. For Mor
Happenings SEPT.1- SEPT.7
Times Newsweekly / Posted 23 days ago
70th Ave., Welcomes New Members 60 Years Of Age Or Older Every Weekday. For More Information, Call 718-456-2000. Ridgewood-Bushwick Senior Center, 319 Stanhope St., Will Hold Various Programs. For More Information, Call 718-366-3038. Peter... Read more
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DNA Info
Here Are the Finalists For the Worst Post Office in New York CityStation led the way with 21 mentions, followed by James E. Davis in Prospect-Le
Here Are the Finalists For the Worst Post Office in New York City
DNA Info / Posted 23 days ago
Station led the way with 21 mentions, followed by James E. Davis in Prospect-Lefferts-Gardens with 19, Inwood with 15, Bushwick Station with 12, and Williamsburg at South 4th Street and Shirley Chisholm Station in Bed-Stuy with 11 each. Here... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Election Season Heats UpCouncil member for the 41st District of the New York City Council. The district
The Election Season Heats Up
The Jewish Press / Posted 24 days ago
Council member for the 41st District of the New York City Council. The district includes Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brownsville, Bushwick, Crown Heights, East Flatbush, Oceanhill and East New York in Brooklyn. Council Member Mealy is running as the... Read more
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DNA Info
Goodbye, Seller's Market. Price Growth Cools in Manhattan and Brooklynprice — so they were still competitive markets. Meanwhile, East Brooklyn — whi
Goodbye, Seller's Market. Price Growth Cools in Manhattan and Brooklyn
DNA Info / Posted 26 days ago
price — so they were still competitive markets. Meanwhile, East Brooklyn — which includes Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brownsville, Bushwick, Crown Heights and East New York — had the only double-digit price growth in Brooklyn, at nearly 11 percent, to... Read more
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DNA Info
14-Old Girl Raped by 2 Acquaintances in Williamsburg, Officials SaySpecial Victims investigators tracked Lopez down, though they still haven't cuf
14-Old Girl Raped by 2 Acquaintances in Williamsburg, Officials Say
DNA Info / Posted 27 days ago
Special Victims investigators tracked Lopez down, though they still haven't cuffed the second perpetrator. Lopez, a Bushwick resident with no prior arrests according to police, was released on his own recognizance following the Wednesday... Read more
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DNA Info
House Cleaner Used Spare Key to Enter Rape Victim's Bushwick Home: OfficialThe suspect also robbed the woman before fleeing her Bushwick home, police said
House Cleaner Used Spare Key to Enter Rape Victim's Bushwick Home: Official
DNA Info / Posted 27 days ago
The suspect also robbed the woman before fleeing her Bushwick home, police said. View Full Caption DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN — A house cleaner used a spare key to sneak back into a Bushwick home he'd cleaned the week before, tied up a woman as she slept,... Read more
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DNA Info
Bushwick Home-Invasion Rapist Who Assaulted Sleeping Woman ArrestedThe suspect also robbed the woman before fleeing her Bushwick home, police said
Bushwick Home-Invasion Rapist Who Assaulted Sleeping Woman Arrested
DNA Info / Posted 27 days ago
The suspect also robbed the woman before fleeing her Bushwick home, police said. View Full Caption BUSHWICK — A man was arrested Tuesday evening for the home invasion and gunpoint rape of a sleeping woman in late July, police said. "Do you want me... Read more
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DNA Info
Man Caught on Video Stealing Puppy From Bushwick LaundromatView Full Caption BROOKLYN — A man was caught on video stealing a 4-month-old
Man Caught on Video Stealing Puppy From Bushwick Laundromat
DNA Info / Posted 27 days ago
View Full Caption BROOKLYN — A man was caught on video stealing a 4-month-old puppy named Pippen from a locked room in a Bushwick laundromat Monday afternoon, police said. The dognapper managed to unlock the door of a room inside of... Read more
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DNA Info
Bushwick Gunmen Shoot Man Six Times By Maria Hernandez Park, Police SayBUSHWICK — Two shooters unloaded six rounds at a man on a Bushwick street last
Bushwick Gunmen Shoot Man Six Times By Maria Hernandez Park, Police Say
DNA Info / Posted 27 days ago
BUSHWICK — Two shooters unloaded six rounds at a man on a Bushwick street last week, striking him each time and leaving him critically injured, police said. The 26-year-old victim was hit three times in the leg, once in the pelvis and twice in the... Read more
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DNA Info
Affordable 1-Bedrooms Starting at $834 Up For Grabs in Bushwick/BedStuyThe 27 apartments are in a new supportive housing building subsidized by the ci
Affordable 1-Bedrooms Starting at $834 Up For Grabs in Bushwick/BedStuy
DNA Info / Posted 27 days ago
The 27 apartments are in a new supportive housing building subsidized by the city. View Full Caption BUSHWICK — Score a one-bedroom apartment for as low as $834 in a brand new apartment building with outdoor space, a computer lounge, 24-hour... Read more
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DNA Info
Pushed Out of Bushwick, Drag Queens Head to...Maspeth?Queen Horrorchata, said they were excited to find a new home at the 50,000-squa
Pushed Out of Bushwick, Drag Queens Head to...Maspeth?
DNA Info / Posted 27 days ago
Queen Horrorchata, said they were excited to find a new home at the 50,000-square-foot Knockdown Center, despite the non-Bushwick address. "The latest performers in New York are struggling as the city is getting gentrified faster than ever. But... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Jacqueline Woodson: ‘A book has to leave you a little bit different than how you were when you started reading it’of, as I say in the book, “growing up girl” in Brooklyn in the 1970s. I wanted
Jacqueline Woodson: ‘A book has to leave you a little bit different than how you were when you started reading it’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 28 days ago
of, as I say in the book, “growing up girl” in Brooklyn in the 1970s. I wanted to chronicle not only a real place – the Bushwick section of Brooklyn which has had a long journey. Bushwick was first “discovered” by, among other Dutchmen,... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Stolen dog returned to Bushwick laundromat; culprit still on the looseBUSHWICK, Brooklyn — Pippen, the purloined puppy, has been returned to the laun
Stolen dog returned to Bushwick laundromat; culprit still on the loose
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 30 days ago
BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — Pippen, the purloined puppy, has been returned to the laundromat on Knickerbocker Avenue, where he was stolen earlier this week. Laundromat co-owner Braulio Espinal called PIX11 News Thursday to thank us. "Because the new owner... Read more
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