Good afternoon, Greenpointers.
Welcome to the awkward time between Halloween and Thanksgiving. Of course, I’m sure some of y’all got a jump start on the holiday season already. Whatever floats your boat!
Manhattan hotspot Ray’s will soon open a second location in Greenpoint. Vegan restaurant Healthy as a Motha opened in Williamsburg recently. Restaurant Yuu in Greenpoint just earned its first Michelin star (and the neighborhood’s second overall). CUP Coffee’s replacement, Banhmigos, is coming soon.
We spoke to the recently formed non-profit, the McCarren Tennis Association, to learn about their plans for making tennis more accessible. The NYC marathon was last weekend, and Williamsburg’s sign game was strong.
Pop singer Sabrina Carpenter filmed a music video in a local Catholic church, and it caused quite a scandal.
In and around North Brooklyn
TheRealDeal took a good look into the Greenpoint condo boom.
Huda, a new Levantine restaurant, just opened in Williamsburg.