Good afternoon, Greenpointers.
Hope your lungs are doing ok after that weird smog from Canadian wildfires engulfed the city over the past couple of days.
As an artistic hub, Greenpointers is always on the lookout for the next great artist to profile, and in light of the upcoming Open Studios, we’ve rounded up a few about some participating artists.
For more weekend fun, check out our roundup here.
Sadly, Frost restaurant is closing its doors after more than 60 years in business. Edith’s also just closed their sit-down eatery and grocery, though its sandwich counter remains (thank goodness for us fans of the coffee tahini shake).
In and around North Brooklyn
News12 heard from concerned residents about the plans to redesign McGuinness Boulevard.
The Springs just got a new mural.
Speaking of murals, InsideHook looked into the proliferation of hand-painted advertisements that proliferate Wythe Avenue.