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Walt Whitman was beat, man

Allen Ginsberg and Walt Whitman have more in common than impressive beards. Comment

More high-flying fun comes to Galapagos

Break out your 1940s vintage finest. Comment

Big pimpin’

Brian J once said you can’t kick a can in Williamsburg without hitting another musician. To build a following, you have to be doing something pretty special. Comment

Ear-splitting sound

Kerretta lets the music do the talking. Comment

Toni Morrison leads a true ‘write’ of passage for black authors

The reining queen of American literature, Toni Morrison, is coming to the borough of writers in yet another Brooklyn celebration of the arts and letters. Comment

Hot Dogg! Snoop Dogg’s Bklyn show tix on sale today!

Snoop Dogg is coming to Brooklyn, fo shizzle. Comment

Photography on the fringes

Broken-down industrial structures might detract most people, but for photographers with a sense of adventure, they can be ideal spots for urban exploration and inspiration. Comment

Ibeam kicks some serious brass with trombone fest next month

It’s not often that trombonists get to toot their own horns in music circles. Typically, they’re one of many in a horn section or the punch line of a joke (see: sad trombone). But next month in Gowanus, they’re front and center. Comment

Believe it! Paulie Gee’s has opened in Greenpoint

Williamsburg: For months, Twitter, Facebook, foodie blogs, and even pizza blogs kept sounding the alarm that the opening was imminent. But the delays only fueled the excitement. Comment

Rabbi Harvey rides again!

Rabbi Harvey rides again!

Awesome: Steve Sheinkin’s fictional Wild West spiritual leader tackles his toughest fight ever — the Wisdom Kid — in the latest chapter in the Yiddish-themed saga. Comments (1)

Welsh pub in Bay Ridge gets it right

Nightlife: Michael Colbert knows what he’s doing with Long Bow Pub. Comments (8)
Dining: It seems like there were years of fits and starts, but the Greenpoint Avenue pizzeria is cranking them out! Comments (7)
Dining: Blue Bottle Coffee comes to Williamsburg. Comments (3)

A new ‘Benchmark’ for Park Slope

Dining: There’s a secret restaurant — serving high-end steak — behind the Loki Lounge on Fifth Avenue! Comment

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