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GO Brooklyn: The Brooklyn Paper#8217;s essential guide to the Borough of Kings

Saturday, March 11, 2006

PAWS TO REFLECT

William Wegman is more than a dog photographer. Comment

EASY TO LIKE

When Stan Williams opened Stan’s Place in January 2005, he wanted to offer the Boerum Hill community a comfortable cafe with the feel of New Orleans. It’s a city that’s close to Williams’s heart, and the customers enjoyed his down-by-the-Bayou po’ boys, spicy gumbos and bananas Foster. But Williams longed to serve full meals, too, where his guests could really dig into Big Easy favorites. Comment

MOTHER KNOWS BEST

As the first episode of the last season of "The Sopranos" nears, it seems fitting to kick off the event with a proper Italian festa. Just as the Academy Awards have spawned in-home Oscar parties, Brooklynites can prepare their intimate "Sopranos" soiree with "Entertaining with The Sopranos," a new book written by Carmela Soprano (along with Allen Rucker and cookbook author Michele Scicolone). Comment

VAUDEVILLE NOW

Williamsburg resident Trav S.D., author of "No Applause, Just Throw Money: The Book that Made Vaudeville Famous," will share his considerable expertise at the Brooklyn Public Library’s Central branch on March 11 at 4 pm. Comment

DISHING IT OUT     

What’s the best way to enjoy a meal? Comment

FITS TO A TEE

Gowanus do-it-yourselfer Megan Nicolay has written a book illustrating 108 ways to be on the cutting edge of fashion - cheaply. Comment

ROUND ROBBINS

While Hollywood studios lament over diminished box-office receipts due to changing viewing patterns, Brooklyn-born filmmaker and TV producer Brian Robbins says he worries that technology, piracy and new DVD release strategies are going to translate into even fewer people watching movies on the big-screen. Comment

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