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Bushwick's Best Restaurant, Northeast Kingdom, Is Closing

Bushwick's Best Restaurant, Northeast Kingdom, Is Closing

(Photo by Sai Mokhtari/Gothamist) When I moved to Ridgewood in 2010, I would often take a 20 minute walk over the borough border to Northeast Kingdom, located in Bushwick at the corner of Wyckoff and Troutman,...

[UPDATE] Beloved Bushwick Dive Wreck Room Will Be Replaced With A Terrible Sports Bar Called

[UPDATE] Beloved Bushwick Dive Wreck Room Will Be Replaced With A Terrible Sports Bar Called "Tiltz"

Via Yelp [UPDATE BELOW] When Wreck Room closed back in 2014 after nearly a decade in Bushwick, it marked the end of an era. Gone were the days in which you could make out with an...

Sip Tiki Cocktails From A Marlin's Head At Dromedary Bar In Bushwickgallery

Sip Tiki Cocktails From A Marlin's Head At Dromedary Bar In Bushwick

"We can have a cocktail bar and not have it be uptight," muses Michael Lombardozzi of his newly opened tiki spot Dromedary Bar on Bushwick's Irving Avenue. "Not that I'm saying all cocktail bars are uptight." Whether...

A Pop-Up Urban Beach Beer Bar Is Coming To Ridgewood This Summer

A Pop-Up Urban Beach Beer Bar Is Coming To Ridgewood This Summer

(Rockaway Brewing Company's LIC tap room via Facebook) Though it's stunningly easy to do so, time doesn't always allow us to spend a day at one of New York City's beaches, so this summer, Rockaway Brewing...

Video: Man Beaten By At Least 8 Others Outside Bushwick Restaurant

Video: Man Beaten By At Least 8 Others Outside Bushwick Restaurantvideo

Police are searching for between eight and ten suspects accused of attacking a man outside a Brooklyn restaurant over the weekend. Surveillance video shows the brawl, which includes one person using his belt to strike the...

Tonight: The Silent Barn Hosts Benefit For Victims Of Bushwick Fire

Tonight: The Silent Barn Hosts Benefit For Victims Of Bushwick Fire

@tomrmartin Bushwick DIY venue the Silent Barn, seven months recovered from its own fire, is hosting a benefit for the at least 35 families displaced by the fire on DeKalb Avenue on March 29th. The six-alarm...

Notoriously Deadly Bushwick Intersection May Get Pedestrian Plaza

Notoriously Deadly Bushwick Intersection May Get Pedestrian Plaza

(NYC DOT, via Streetsblog) The Department of Transportation is considering turning a dangerous intersection on the Brooklyn-Queens border into a pedestrian plaza, and is currently fielding community suggestions about what exactly that plaza should comprise, be...

Devastating 6-Alarm Fire Rips Through Bushwick Row Houses, Injures 11

Devastating 6-Alarm Fire Rips Through Bushwick Row Houses, Injures 11video

More than 200 firefighters battled a six-alarm fire that engulfed buildings on DeKalb Avenue in Brooklyn last night. Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said, "Many people homeless, unfortunately, right now." The fire was reported at 9:51 p.m....

A Tasting Menu Restaurant Has Arrived Off The Myrtle-Wyckoff L Stopgallery

A Tasting Menu Restaurant Has Arrived Off The Myrtle-Wyckoff L Stop

Technically, Fair Weather Bushwick has been slinging coffee on Wyckoff Avenue in Bushwick for about two years. But now owner Ebru Brun is shifting gears in a big way, transforming a daytime caffeine destination into an elegant...

NYPD Detective Hit By Friendly Fire During Bushwick Drug Bust

NYPD Detective Hit By Friendly Fire During Bushwick Drug Bust

A plainclothes detective from the Brooklyn North Narcotics team was shot in the shoulder by a fellow officer last night after approaching a pair of individuals who were allegedly in the middle of a drug deal. "The...

This Brilliant Bushwick Bar Commercial Deserves A Cliovideo

This Brilliant Bushwick Bar Commercial Deserves A Clio

Though the faux-analog aesthetic has been well-mined by myriad nostalgic Brooklyn video artists, this local TV-inspired commercial for Bushwick's Bootleg Bar breathes new life into the genre. Full of grainy VHS effects and led by friendly...

Woman Shot, Man Stabbed Outside Bushwick Hookah Club

Woman Shot, Man Stabbed Outside Bushwick Hookah Club

(courtesy Bill Pilgrim) A woman was shot in the leg and a man was stabbed in the stomach after a fight escalated inside of a Brooklyn nightclub early Friday morning. The fight spilled out onto Broadway...

Immerse Yourself In Mystery At The Grand Paradise In Bushwickgallery

Immerse Yourself In Mystery At The Grand Paradise In Bushwick

Paradise, by definition, is perfection, heaven, a state of unending bliss. Any attempt to improve it, by munching on some snake's apple or tarting it up with a modifier like "grand," is asking for trouble. It's human...

Twin Suns Deli Brings A Taste Of New Orleans To Bushwickgallery

Twin Suns Deli Brings A Taste Of New Orleans To Bushwick

A deli to New Yorkers can mean an excellent place for pastrami, or it can mean the corner store where you make 3 a.m. beer runs. Twin Suns Deli, which opened last Thursday on Himrod Street in...

NYPD Hunts Man Who Wrote "Die Yuppies" With Swastika In Bushwick Construction Site

NYPD Hunts Man Who Wrote video

Police are searching for a man who entered a Brooklyn construction site to write "Die Yuppies" and draw a swastika in wet cement. According to the NYPD, the incident occurred on January 29th at 1:45 a.m.,...

NSFW Photos: Woman Sits Naked All Weekend On A Toilet In Bushwick, For Artgallery

NSFW Photos: Woman Sits Naked All Weekend On A Toilet In Bushwick, For Art

Remember back in 2010 when the most coveted seat in town was the chair across from Marina Abramović at MoMA? People waited for hours to sit and stare back at the performance artist and, because there was...

Why I (Sometimes) Miss Williamsburg's Infamous Murdered Slumlord

Why I (Sometimes) Miss Williamsburg's Infamous Murdered Slumlord

Exterior of 315 Seigel Street (courtesy Mark Suppes) The first time I met Max Stark was the first time he came to the door to collect the rent, around 13 years before his brutal murder in...

ATM Skimmer Found Outside Popular Cash-Only Bushwick Restaurantvideo

ATM Skimmer Found Outside Popular Cash-Only Bushwick Restaurant

The ATM outside Momo Sushi Shack in Bushwick (via Yelp) The NYPD is searching for two suspects they believe installed an ATM skimming device outside a popular Bushwick restaurant. At the end of November 2015, a...

These Japanese Chicken Wings Are Some Of NYC's Best

These Japanese Chicken Wings Are Some Of NYC's Best

(via Yelp) Like Patrick Stewart, chicken wings have usually been a source of confusion for me. I like chicken, I like spicy food, I like fried food, but undercooked skin and bone gristle have often put...

Photos: A New Dine-In Cinema Opens Friday In Bushwickgallery

Photos: A New Dine-In Cinema Opens Friday In Bushwick

A new dine-in cinema, restaurant and bar will be debuting on Bushburg'swick's Bogart Street on Friday, featuring a 50-seat screening room where filmgoers can order food and booze while taking in a flick. Named Syndicated, the new...

Brooklyn Man Gets 20 Years For Attacking Transgender Woman With Plexiglass

Brooklyn Man Gets 20 Years For Attacking Transgender Woman With Plexiglass

The Bushwick intersection where the attack took place (Google Maps). A 26-year-old Brooklyn man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for striking a transgender woman in the head with a 2x4 piece of Plexiglass...

Newtown Creek Bulkhead Collapses & Nobody Knows Who's Supposed To Fix Itgallery

Newtown Creek Bulkhead Collapses & Nobody Knows Who's Supposed To Fix It

Two large sections of bulkhead on the Queens side of Newtown Creek collapsed into the water on Sunday during coastal flooding, damaging a sailboat and nearly cutting others loose into the industrial channel. The damaged bulkhead sits...

Bushwick Gentrification Flame War:

Bushwick Gentrification Flame War: "This Is The Face Of Hipster Racism"

A Bushwick-based gallery announced Thursday that it had canceled its plans to generate and promote a list of the 200 most "innovative" residents of the neighborhood, after several long-time residents and activists criticized the list for...

Bushwick Woman Fights Gentrification With Christmas Lights:

Bushwick Woman Fights Gentrification With Christmas Lights: "Your Luxury Is Our Displacement"

via Facebook It's no secret that Bushwick's been fiercely gentrifying for some time now, having won the approval of both Vogue and SantaCon organizers over the years. But one lifelong resident is so sick of watching...

Everything's On Tap At Bushwick's Yours Sincerelygallery

Everything's On Tap At Bushwick's Yours Sincerely

A 29-tap cocktail "laboratory" debuts this New Year's Eve in Bushwick, where the owners of Dear Bushwick are expanding their footprint with Yours Sincerely. The all-draft program includes 20 on tap cocktails, which the owners think will...

Step Inside This Bushwick Polyamory Housevideo

Step Inside This Bushwick Polyamory House

What is there to say about this BRIC TV video on Bushwick's polyamory house that wasn't already said with lingering shots of curved faucets and supple hands wrapped around goblets of wine? "What's the garbage situation?"...

Bushwick's Getting A Gigantic New Chain Bowling, Gaming & Dining Arena

Bushwick's Getting A Gigantic New Chain Bowling, Gaming & Dining Arena

(via Facebook) A shiny new 30,000-square-foot bowling and karaoke amusement complex will be opening at 199 Starr Street in Bushwick in the fall of 2017. Punch Bowl Social, a Denver-based company that runs adult funhouses in...

Over 180,000 People Applied For 14 Affordable Housing Units In Bushwick

Over 180,000 People Applied For 14 Affordable Housing Units In Bushwick

Bushwick. (f.trainer / Flickr) How desperate are people for a shot at affordable shelter in the sweaty old rat boot that is Bushwick? Desperate! Stampede desperate. Nearly 200,000 people applied to live in just 14 affordable...

Buttery Bread & Cinnamon Buns At Bushwick's L'imprimerie gallery

Buttery Bread & Cinnamon Buns At Bushwick's L'imprimerie

Our latest Quick Bites brings us to Bushwick to a cozy, under-the-radar bakery that serves sweets and savories. THE VIBE From the outside, while strolling down Myrtle under the elevated M, you won't see many indications of...

Le Garage Bringing Homey French Fare To Bushwick's Central Avenue

Le Garage Bringing Homey French Fare To Bushwick's Central Avenuegallery

There's mom and pop and then there's mother and daughter, which is the scene at Bushwick's latest restaurant Le Garage, a French-accented eatery that opened up on Central Avenue a few days ago. Catherine and Rachel Allswang...

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