So much internet, so little time.
Magic Johnson’s Greenpoint condos finally have a name – Viridian will feature “putting green on the roof, “virtual golf” indoors, billiards room, building wifi, indoor pool, interior courtyard with reflecting pond and more..” – Curbed
They caught that guy who was snatching purses in the subway including one on the G line in Greenpoint – Newsday
Ever wanted to write a song from all your pain and anguish from that breakup in 96? Now’s your chance! The 5th Annual Williamsburg Live Songwriter Competition is calling all amateurs to “submit one original song, five minutes in length or less. Entrants must be the singer of their own original song both on the submitted recording and for the live competition. You don’t need a professional recording. Entries will be judged on originality, music and melody, composition and lyrics (when applicable).” – Sonicbids
Own a piece of Greenpoint’s history with a signed document from designer and builder of the ironclad warship The Monitor (PS 110’s namesake), John Ericsson (JHS 126’s namesake) – eBay
Brooklyn Label is now offering Portland’s Stumptown espresso and award-winning coffee. I have no idea what that is either but I likes me some coffee! Also in their press release for their new fancy-schmancy coffee I noticed their hours have gone back to being later, thank goodness! Now all they need is to get their fucking liquor license already. I mean seriously. Monday–Thursday 7 a.m. –10 p.m., Friday 7 a.m. –11 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. –11 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m. –4 p.m.
And the hunt for the G-Train continues at the hysterical tongue-in-cheek Legend of the G-Train blog.
Have a good weekend peeps!