The world can’t seem to stop dumping on Newtown Creek. A company based in Bed-Stuy was caught dumping untreated industrial waste into the waterway via a bypass line, but it unfortunately wasn’t the first time.

Railroad apartment too tight a squeeze for your visiting parents? Soon, they’ll be able to lodge comfortably at a new hotel coming to Eckford Street near McCarren Park.

In case you didn’t feel behind enough in life already, here’s Brooklyn Magazine’s edition of “30 Under 30.” The plus side is that with Greenpoint so well-represented on the list, we’re all in great company.

Are you a Codger of Old Beer and Real Ale? Boy, have we got the spot for you. Diamond Bar’s new English-Ale-focused beer club is now meeting on Thursdays at 6.


A Polish-American cultural center (the Pilsudski Institute) recently moved to Greenpoint, but what took them so long? A Meet and Greet on Wednesday cemented its arrival.

Remember when Pastor Amy Kienzle told us about all the new music programs coming to the Co-op? There’s a new violin class that just started for children between the ages of 3 and 6. It’s gonna be real cute.

Police are looking for a man who assaulted a woman late at night when she was walking her dog near Manhattan and Freeman. Perhaps one of you might recognize him?

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