Kings County Bar

Kings County Bar in East Williamsburg (Bushwick) is too easygoing a place for a hipster makeover. The bar, under new ownership for the past few years, is in one of those “changing neighborhoods” that someone from The New York…

Know it Express Bus

So often have I been on a bus, traveling to another city, and dared to dream the tiniest of dreams that the driver might play “The Gift” by Velvet Underground on loud speakers as I talked to a person…

What: The 1st Annual Bergen Lot Party Where: The empty lot at 450 & 448 Bergen Street, between 5th Ave and Flatbush Ave. When: Friday, September 10th from 6-11pm; Saturday, September 11th from 10-8pm Why: We’ve already taken you…

Megabus

Great things await travel in our future: jetpacks, floating walkways, miles long pneumatic tubes—all prophesied by the futurists at Hanna-Barbera—but what about the near future? In what ways can intercity travel become more convenient and efficient for us today?…

megabus

The most affordable option isn’t always the healthiest one, and the healthy option is usually the least affordable. That’s true with most things, from your health to the health of the planet. Solar panels on your roof are expensive,…

What: Luscious Food community party Where: 59 Fifth Avenue, Park Slope, Brooklyn When: Saturday, Oct. 17th, 6-9 p.m. Why: Gourmet eatery Luscious Food in Park Slope is throwing a house party and we’re all invited. The three-year-old neighborhood shop…

What: Meet Who You Tweet music event When: Saturday, Sept 12, show starts at 10:00p.m. Where: Hello Brooklyn, Red Hook Why: If you wore Girbaud jeans in the 1990’s then you’re probably a fan of rapper Grand Puba, and…