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First Apartment Checklist: Renters Insurance

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It’s finally happened. It’s time to leave the nest.

You are ready to be a grownup, with a genuine grownup apartment. You are striking out on your own and taking over the world! You’re not going to need help from anyone!

(Wait, I didn’t invite all of these people to this party. How do I put out a grease fire without waking up my roommate? I don’t think that graduation present from grandma is a strong enough table to support a keg!) Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Fanaberie! Party this Saturday (3/21) – FREE Wine & Snacks, Shopping Discounts, and Giveaway!



Time Out New York’s Critic Pick, Fanaberie Boutique, is celebrating their fifth year in business with a party. Starting at 10 am on March 21st at 102A Nassau Ave in Brooklyn, there will be 20% off all new arrivals, a $100 giveaway, and complimentary wine and snacks.  RSVP here. Continue reading

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Don’t Be a Resolution Wrecking Ball! Make this Year Your BEST Year!


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Ok, let’s be real, Greenpoint. We all ate and drank ourselves into oblivion during the holidays and now that 2015 is here, it’s New Year Resolutions time! But as usual, they are going to be challenged. Hey, we all like to indulge as much as the next guy, but it wouldn’t hurt to start this year off on the right track and actually finish what we start. Easier said than done, right? Fortunately, owner and health coach Dy from Human@Ease has a program that guides people through the process of getting fit, focused and committed; as a result, it’s a lot less intimidating… and it works!  Continue reading

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Perkowski Insurance Agency

For over 21 years Greenpoint has been home to one unique insurance agency, Wojciech Perkowski Inc. As a full property and casualty agency, we are the solution for all your insurance needs. We strive to provide the highest level of customer service and our experienced staff is always here to assist you.
We represent various providers which give us the ability to provide competitive quotes for your auto, apartment, home, life or business insurance.
As time goes by and your insurance needs change, we are here to help you with choose different types and levels of coverage.

Call us at 718-389-6699 for a free quote or stop by our office at 76 Nassau Ave (between Lorimer St and Manhattan Ave) in Greenpoint and receive $10 free gift card with the purchase of a policy. We cannot wait to meet you!

Wojciech Perkowski Inc
76 Nassau Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11222
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We are now open!
Our mission is to make our clients happy. We will work tirelessly to get you the money shot. We specialize in portraits, products, interiors and more.

*** Limited time offer ***
Until the end of the summer (August 31, 2012) contact us and mention Greenpointers.com and we will take $100 off your head-shot & 25% of any other photo shoot.

Check out our website or stop by our photo studio.

Contact us:
Phone: 646-450-4108
Email: info@diamondshotstudio.com
Website: DiamondShotStudio.com
10-10 44th Ave
LIC, NY 11101

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Spring Suds: One Stop Beer Shop – Tuesday 4/24!

Tuesday, April 24th join us at One Stop Beer Shop in welcoming Spring with our Spring Suds!

Try our 12 new Spring beers on tap consisting of:
Victory Whirlwind
Blue Point Spring Fling
Otter Creek Spring Ale (Kolsch)
Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA
North Coast’s Brother Thelonious
Abita Golden Lager
Greenport Harbor Spring Turning Rye Saison
Pretty Things Jack D’ior
Ebel’s Weiss from Two Brothers
Naragansett Summer Ale
Troegs Nugget Nectar

And Beer Cocktails to match!

2 Hour Drink passes are the perfect way to sample all of the season best brews.
$20 Drink Passes

Or try our Spring Beer Flights ($14) – 8 large samples to discover your taste buds favorites.

This event will go till we are out of beer! So come in have a few beers and enjoy Spring!

One Stop Beer Shop
134 Kingsland Ave

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Speed Dating at Tuffet: 4/10

Speed Dating @ Tuffet
Hosted by Artful Online Dating

Where: Tuffet (286 Graham Ave. Williamsburg, Brooklyn)
Date: Tuesday April 10, 2012
Time: 7:30pm sign in, 8pm-9:30pm speed dating, 9:30pm more fun…

Join us for cocktails and old-school hip hop jams while chatting with other fun Brooklyn singles.

No cover.  We have 30 spots total (15 ladies, 15 gents) so reserve your seat by RSVPing to artfuldater@gmail.com.


Full details:  http://www.artfulonlinedating.com/32812-april-speed-dating-event-in-brooklyn/

Artful Online Dating launched in February 2012 and is located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

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Yummy Eats at Underground Supper Club

We are delighted to bring you our first collaboration between Yummy Eats and the Underground Supper Club on March 7th, 2012 at 7pm.

This event will feature a four course-eight dish menu featuring wine pairings by Wine by Design NYC Sommelier Lauren Johnson – Advanced Blind Tasting degree, TIPS Certified, American Sommelier Association Member, Wine Educator & Sommelier for NOBU Restaurants.

Please arrive on time so you don’t miss out on the introductions or any of the courses.

The menu is as follows:

* * * DIM SUM MENU * * *

1st Pairing:
Tuna Tartare on Wonton Crisps
Crispy Scallion Pancakes

2nd Pairing:
Tempura Anchovy w/ wasabi-sriracha sauce
Lobster & Panchetta Wontons

3rd Pairing:
Skirt Steak-Steamed Spinach & Quail Egg Wonton
Braised Beef Short Rib Steam Buns

4th Pairing:
Korean pear w/ five-spice pork
Maple Ice Cream w/ chocolate bacon

Eat Yummy, Stay Fresh!!

You can purchase TICKETS ($75) by clicking here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/229121

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