Bill Murray, Healthcare, Governors Island Mall?, DIY Networking, Rooftop Camping: The Hook-Up – 7/28

Summer Sunset at Bushwick Inlet

• Yes way! Bill Murray was at Briskettown! (Free Williamsburg)

• All you need to know about Low Cost Healthcare For Freelancers & Artists (Bushwick Daily)

•  Rezoning is paving the way for retail on Governors Island (Curbed NY)

• Brooklyn Based pays a visit to Greenpoint’s The Perfect Nothing Catalog 

• It isn’t just graphs and maps, understanding urban existence requires observation of social behavior (GOOD)

• Great advice on throwing an awesome DIY Networking Party (Brooklyn Based)

• New Brooklyn Commmunity Talk Show Broadcasting From McCarren Park: Bittersweet (Greenpoint Gazette)

• If this isn’t DieHipster fodder, I don’t know what is! Camp in rooftop tents in Williamsburg (Brooklyn Paper)

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Art Rundown, “Artisanal” Subway Newstand, Citibike in Greenpoint, Happy Greenpoint: The Hook-up (6/22)

All you need to know about art in (mostly North) Brooklyn according to The L Mag

The hipster “invasion” has gone under ground with an artisanal newstand in the subway (Gothamist)

• Since the G won’t be running a bunch of weekends during the summer, MTA may fork over the dough for Citibike in Greenpoint (Daily News)

• Art about why you don’t make art (Hyperallergic)

Bushwick Restaurant Week Picks by Brooklyn Based – Thru Today (6/22)

• Obviously Greenpoint rates the happiest in this NYC Mood Chart (the Atlantic Cities)

Amazon may be moving to Kent Ave (Gawker)

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1/2 Brooklyn’s Stylish Women Greenpointers, Liquor Curfew, Go Monsanto!, Rockaways Dome, Domino Video, Gay Marriage: The Hook-Up (3/30)

• Don’t worry the Sunday Night Liquor Curfew is not happening in Greenpoint! (Bushwick Daily)
• But Silent Barn got a liquor license (Brokelyn)!
• MoMA PS1 has installed a temporary geodesic dome in the Rockaways to serve as a center for culture, education, and community.
My Free Concert & Brooklyn Vegan are psyched about Brain Cave Festival – so are we!!!
• Girls is missing out on some sweet spots in Greenpoint (Brooklyn Magazine)
Go Monsanto! “Congress passed a bill last week that included a provision which “protects genetically modified seeds from litigation in the face of health risks.” (GOOD)

Amber Chambers

• Half of Brooklyn’s most styish women live in Greenpoint (Brooklyn Exposed)
Stop-Motion video of Domino Sugar Factory stars a package of Domino sugar (Animal NY)
Vinnie’s Pay tribute to Game Of Thrones (FreeWilliamsburg)
Gay marriage as measure on Facebook “when this movement goes down in the history books, it won’t just include photos of Harvey Milk, but screengrabs of fuzzy viral jpeg artifacts, too.” (Fast Company)

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Koch Calls Cuomo A Prick, GMO Labeling, Gowanus Clean-Up, Hasidic Boners, Sexercise’s Demise, Rotgut Ends: The Hook-Up (3/3)

Cafe Capri• Submit Films To Northside Film Festival
• Ed Koch’s Last Word Involves Calling Cuomo A Prick and saying “Giuliani was a very good mayor, but he was not a good person… Rudy is not a racist he is mean to everybody.” (NYTimes) WATCH THIS!
• “They’re the most-tested food product that the world has ever seen,” Hugh Grant, CO of Monsanto speaks about GMO labeling and Growth (Wall St Journal)
$500 Million Gowanus Clean-Up Plan Unveiled; Fisherman Don’t Get Excited
• Mannequins Give Boners in Hasidic Williamsburg & It’s Not OK (Free Williamsburg)
• Greenpoint Speakeasy Rotgut Ends Not Without A Bang (NYTimes)
Sexercise Doesn’t Work (Brokelyn) #sadface
Non-Super Bowl Events in Bushwick (Bushwick Daily)

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Pregnant Woman Held Up at McCarren, Brewery Coming, Ospreys, Domino Sold, Hipster Hating, Hipster Coloring Book, Green Design Competition: The Hook-Up 10/20

• Pretty scary: Pregnant Mom Mugged At Gunpoint While Pushing Stroller In McCarren Park (Gothamist)

• A Brewery / Restaurant is coming to the Greenpoint Waterfront from our friends at Brouwerij Lane (DNA Info)

• Would it be cool to have osprey platform’s on the East River? Jamaica Bay has Ospreys  (Queens NYC)

Domino Sugar Sold, Affordable Housing in Question (Gothamist)

• Marketing Stunt By Hipster Haters Doesn’t Result in Hipster Beating (Brokelyn)

Hipster Coloring Book – Really (Brooklyn Paper)

Backwords Video from Greenpointers CMJ Showcase  (Free Williamsburg)

• Golly We Need a Greener City; Green City Design Competition (Good)

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Brooklyn #2 Expensive City, Paulie Gee Video, Lentol for Restler, Hipster Rant: The Hook-Up 9/9

Beautiful Brooklyn Russell St Greenpoint
Beautiful Brooklyn: Russell St, Greenpoint

• Brownstoner: Brooklyn Second Most Expensive Place to Live

• the chew | Video | Paulie Gee’s Pizza!

• City and State NY: Post Vito, Joe Lentol Endorses Reform Candidate Lincoln Restler

• Brooklyn Imbecile: In Support Of The Hipster

• Bushwick Daily: 15 Taco Tour of Bushwick

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The DIamond Greenpoint Village Voice
© Village Voice

• Village Voice: The 10 Best Draft Beer Bars in NYC

Brooklyn Based: Fair Trade NYC: Get Your Brooklyn Food Biz Off the Ground

• Brokelyn: Gritty, crusty and oh-so-cheap: The 18 best dive bars in Brooklyn

Staying fresh: 30 days of avoiding grocery stores

• Via Greenpoint Film Festival: The Domino Effect

New York City’s Cemeteries Running Out of Room – ANIMAL

Daily News: Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream hits business sweet spot and cooks up growth plan

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The Hook-Up 8/18

Sistine Floor © Brooklyn Imbecile

• Brooklyn Imbecile: Sistine Floor

• Daily News: NYPD big sued for raiding B’klyn pub & dumping its booze

• Eater NY: Tom Mylan on the Hellish Opening of The Meat Hook

• DNA Info: City Attempts to Develop Long-Stalled Greenpoint Park

• Queens NYC: Look for the floating beer garden in LIC, Summer 2013

• New York Shitty: Day Starter: 400 McGuinness Is Open For Business

• BK Magazine: Portraits of the Real McCarren Park Pool

• Animal: Who’s got the best doughnuts in New York?

• Brooklyn Paper: Flea off the market! Home of W’burg bazaar sold for $18 million

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The Hook-Up 7/11

Illustration © Gothamist

Poopy Hudson River Threatens NYC’s First Ever Ironman : Gothamist

• Kickstarter Is Moving to Landmarked Factory in Greenpoint : Brownstoner

• Instead of Industrial Giants, Brooklyn Has Niche Factories : NYTimes

• Enter Biographile’s Short Memoir Contest – Win Julia Child Gift Package!

• Former Northern Spy Chef Nathan Foot Lands at Calyer : EaterNY

• People Eating Less of that Nasty Meat : Gawker

• Slice of History: First Pizza Museum to Open in Philadelphia : TIME.com

• Guide To Greenpoint: Top Reasons To Visit Brooklyn :  Guest of a Guest

• Top Reasons to Visit Greenpoint, Brooklyn: Excluding the Polish of course : Die Hipster

• Creative Craftsmanship: Forging Synergies in Art and Hardware : HuffPost

Barter Books for a Tab at Bushwick’s First Book Store : Brokleyn

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The Hook-Up 8/4

• EDIBLE GLIMPSES: The Alcohol Issue

• Best Places to Go Boating on New York’s Waterways – DNAinfo.com

• Donut Ice Cream Sandwiches And 4 Other Ways To Enjoy Ice Cream Sandwich Day

• Best Trivia Nights in New York City – DNAinfo.com New York

• xoJane – Will My Student Loans Keep Me From Ever Finding Love?

• Free and cheap ways to get smarter online, one-off videos to 12-week intensives

• Brooklyn Based: It’s Not Easy Getting Green, Brooklyn’s Biggest Park Advocates

• WNYC Is Exhibiting The City’s Abandoned Bikes

• Bushwick Daily: Molasses Books: Bushwick Finally Gets a Bookstore

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