This Saturday, show some love for Greenpoint at Greenpointers‘ Annual Valentine’s Day Market at From The Source. It’s Valentine’s shopping made easy with 40+ local vendors, a bar with sexy drinks and snacks (oooh la la!), and a lovey dovey photo booth. Vendors include Miss Havisham’s Vintage, Long Play Coasters, Kill Devil Hill, Cake Hero and more. Refreshments will be provided by Cafe Grumpy, Brooklyn Brewery, Dandelion Wine, Boylan Soda, Oven.ly and Pie Corps. Early bird shoppers will be treated to a free Greenpointers tote bag, and first dibs on the goods. And contribute to Greenpointers’ writers’ fund by entering their $5 raffle to win tons of cool prizes from Paulie Gee, Word, In God We Trust, The Richardson, Black Rabbit and more. So, what are you doing Saturday again? Check out this online preview for some of what you can expect.
Thinking about ditching your monthly cable bill? Have a Roku, but wondering if there’s something better out there? With Amazon’s recent introduction of Fire TV, a little black box that allows you to stream video, listen to music and even play games, there are now enough players in the $99-device-that-will-free-you-from-cable market for it to become crowded and […]
Dear Holly, I recently started a quarterly magazine geared toward women. It’s on its ninth issue and readership has been steadily increasing, which is great. I still can’t fully support myself on it yet, but I’m definitely getting closer to that goal. I know people keep saying that print is dying, and it’s all about […]
The world is awash in recipes and restaurant reviews, celebrity chefs and cooking smackdowns, but for substantial discussions about food culture, The Food Book Fair fills a serious niche in the food world. From April 25-27, the fair returns to The Wythe Hotel with creative panels and parties like the Food Book Slam, where our favorite […]
Mon April 21, 2014If you’ve ever been out to dinner with a teacher, particularly a New York City public school teacher, then you know that their hours in the classroom are storytelling gold, from unruly students to irascible administrators. The long-form fans at Narratively produce a variety of stories around a theme each week, and […]
Our pal Tom Shillue has been showing up on The Tonight Show on a semi-regular basis as part of Jimmy Fallon’s barbershop quartet, and some of his buddies from the show are starting to be regulars on Funny Story at Brooklyn Brewery. Take Dion Flynn for example–he’s their go-to Barack Obama, and a regular player […]