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Bar Scrawl: Our roving bartoonist discovers a hard-to-find watering hole with some quirky cocktails. Comment

A little bit country and a little bit rock ‘n roll

Music: The folk-punk band Cobalt and the Hired Guns are coming back to Brooklyn. Comments (2)

Would you drink these libations inspired by the Gowanus Canal?

Dining: Naming your establishment after a local landmark is one thing, but taking the more than undrinkable Gowanus Canal as the impetus for a beverage — and serving it up to patrons — is walking a line between the playfully ironic, and plainly daring. Comments (1)

All stories aside: Jokes take center stage at storytelling event

Event: Did you hear the one about the clairvoyant colon doctor? Comments (1)

New bar names itself after putrid waterway

Drinking from the Gowanus Canal is a Brooklynite’s worst nightmare, but that hasn’t stopped the fetid waterway from inspiring a new Carroll Street watering hole and other trendy hangouts. Comments (5)
Theater: There are players on the stage, but they’re not the ones to watch. Comments (1)
Music: This pop-punk quartet is more than the sum of their parts. Comments (1)

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