08/28/15 4:12pm
Good dog. Photo by Scott Lynch

Good dog. Photo by Scott Lynch

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-Check out pictures of people beating the crap out of a Donald Trump pinata in McCarren Park

-We’ve got all the Bed-Stuy eats for under $10 you could ever want

-Yep, that’s Gowanus on this week’s New Yorker cover

-Need a job? Here are some jobs, like one for the NYC Ballet or The Verge

-Where will south Brooklyn’s new Citi Bike stations go? You have the power to decide

-Join the debate: Are beer halls lame or cool?

-Author Colleen A.F. Venable gives you her must-see spots in Windsor Terrace and Kensington

PWR BTTM have great cheekbones, great tunes and great Gwyneth Paltrow fan fiction

-Want to camp in Prospect Park? Here’s your chance

-We love Royal Palms, we love the Dardy Bar and we love Erv’s on Beekman

08/21/15 5:37pm
You made it to the end of another week. Have a drink!

You made it to the end of another week. Have a drink!

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– Have you drunk any of these beer cocktails yet? You should

– This Bushwick artist invites you to play Sleeping Beauty with him

– Roller disco queen Lola Star is here to show you around Coney Island

We’ve got jobs for you, so you can fulfill your summer resolution of winding up employed

– Starbucks is serving beer now, but so are these 10 cool local coffee shops

– Surprise! (?) One-bedroom apartments in Brooklyn have gotten more expensive

– Brooklyn’s MPHO is mysterious, but their music is good, and that’s all that matters

– David Lynch had all his nightmares come true at the Grand Prospect Hall

– Switch from shampoo to natural DIY hair care and you’ll save enough money to afford a trip to New Orleans

-We love Alchemy, we love The Gate and we love Harp Bar

08/14/15 5:01pm
Meditate on the water this weekend. Photo by Sam Corbin

Meditate on the water this weekend. Photo by Sam Corbin

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– Stop saying stupid shit, like these things, to female musicians

– Shannon Mustipher of Glady’s laid out a great summer afternoon in Crown Heights for you

– If you’re arty, the city wants to you help beautify their bland traffic barriers

– There are also jobs for you at Brooklyn Kolache, Comedy Central and more great places

– These fancy-ish pizza places are good, but which one is the best for your Prospect Heights date night?

– Let’s imagine an inspiring world where the subway tunrstile noises were farts

Queens rent is the new Brooklyn rent

– You can Facetime your friends when you move across the country, but you can’t get this food

Wild Leaves‘ new song will help you feel outdoors-y and meditative

– You see some interesting sights (and interesting water) on a boat tour of the Gowanus

– We love the Yellow Hook Grille, we love Splitty and we love The Adirondack

08/07/15 4:40pm
Have a weekend full of love. Photo by Mary Dorn

Have a weekend full of love. Photo by Mary Dorn

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– The mysterious horseman of Franklin Avenue broke his silence on riding and horse shit cleanup

– This is what it looks like when Bushwick does Camp Firewood

– Bodegas might be on their way out and that’s a bummer

– Allison Stuart of Bedford Hill guides you all around Bed-Stuy

– Leave your debts behind, get a job sailing around the world with this Brooklyn sea captain for two years

Jon Bois of SB Nation let you know how could get a job writing weird things about sports

Ember Isles are nostalgic, more in a scented candle way that an Uncle Buck way

– You can help make a photo exhibit of never-before-seen Biggie photos happen

– Here’s a look at what goes into Yeah Dawg’s vegan sausage

– See what happens when New Yorkers are confronted with True Detective‘s terrible dialogue

– We love Skinflints, we love the Sea Witch Tavern and we love Freddy’s

07/31/15 5:28pm
Made you weekend a work of art. via Facebook)

Made you weekend a work of art. via Facebook)

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– If you’re a working artist, you’ll need this guide to cheap and free studio space in Brooklyn

Here’s how you rule every day in August

– Emily Elsen of 4 & 20 Blackbirds has a guide to what to see in Gowanus for you

– New map will show you the city’s most miserable subway stations

– Taylor Swift abandons her post as global tourism ambassador when we really need her

Jonathan Safran Foer and Michelle Williams have started dating and what?

– There are a whole bunch of great jobs for you to go out and try to get

– Go say goodbye to Montero’s while you can

– Whether they’re described as “indie R & B” or “pop”, Wet is fun to listen to

Another housing lottery opened, this one with cheap housing Downtown

– We love Nitehawk Cinema, we love Videology and we love Full Circle Bar

07/24/15 4:12pm
Mosey along in your weekend. Photo by Sam Corbin

Mosey along in your weekend. Photo by Sam Corbin

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• The Brooklyn waterfront is awesome, and these are the 50 best ways to spend time on it

• Get your horse out of the bike lane, guy, come on

• Millennials will flock to your apartment complex if you name it A$AP Walkup or Four Square

• An empty lot in Bushwick is being turned into the camp from Wet Hot American Summer. Make it your beeswax to be there

• We’ve got plenty of cheap apartments for you, including a 5-bedroom in Coney Island

Here’s how you crush it at your first NYC music open mic

Gaia DiLoreto, owner of By Brooklyn, breaks down the secrets of indie retail success for us

Brooklyn is all over New York Magazine‘s new list of cheap eats

• The Out in the Streets lineup is full of wild animals

• Brooklyn now has a luxury hotel for dogs, because of course it does

The Future of What would like a future where the patriarchy is smashed up

• A 500% rent increase means Cain’s Tavern will be moving along

• Comedian Jo Firestone told us about how she spends her summer Sundays in Fort Greene

• We love Anyway Cafe, we love Matt Torrey’s and we love The Diamond

07/17/15 4:17pm
Enjoy soothing nature this weekend. via Flickr user JJ

Enjoy soothing nature this weekend. via Flickr user JJ

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• Get out to Staten Island’s Snug Harbor on a day trip, it’s great and we have a guide for you

• The Halkias make your beer dreams come true, open a Grand Prospect Beer Hall

• In an apt metaphor, your Wi-Fi might come from the garbage can soon

• Visit Sheepshead Bay on a weekend trip, with this guide from local pizza man Sal Carlino

We’ve got jobs for you, jobs with TED, jobs with By Brooklyn, so many jobs

• Get out there and exercise with these free outdoor fitness classes

The man behind the “Please stand clear of the closing doors” announcement introduced himself

Barclays is finally getting sued now that the downward slanting Seats of Doom hurt someone

• Local musician Rachel Fish has a rock opera about two people with the same name (one killed kids)

• Amazon Prime Day happened and people tweeted their terrible disappointment in its “deals”

• We love The Graham, we love Montana’s Trail House and we love Tamaqua

06/26/15 5:02pm
mermaid parade

Go catch a mermaid this weekend. Photo by David Colon

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• We were at the Mermaid Parade to judge and take pictures

• Serial is looking for a producer for their second season. Maybe it’s you?

• We wanted to be helpful, so here are all of Brooklyn’s outdoor movie series in one place

• Even if you don’t have a car, there are plenty of great camping spots you can reach from the city

• Books Beneath the Bridge is back for more non-stop outdoor reading action

• Want an apartment you can afford? We found some, in Crown Heights and Dyker Heights

• Green-Wood’s official historian breaks down what it’s like to work around all those dead people

• The drama, the accents, the audience participation of The Room is coming to Bushwick

• Just talk to Video Beast about their music, not their TV-viewing habits

• The A/C between Manhattan and Brooklyn is shutting down starting July 11. Thanks, Sandy

• What borough has the most disgusting grocery stores in the city? Brooklyn!

• We love Northern Bell, we love Over the Eight, we love Passenger Bar

06/19/15 4:00pm
jon snow memorial

He’ll be back. Probably. via Instagram user Dortreport

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• Williamsburg just isn’t ready to let go of Jon Snow

• We’re ready to kill the dream of the 90s

Every Brooklyn flea market this summer where you can spend your hard-earned dough

• The Flicks on the Beach schedule is here with a cosmically great lineup

• Want more free summer movies? Prospect Park’s got ’em

There are some great jobs out there for you to snag

• Greene Grape is expanding their Fulton Street empire to include an ice cream shop

• You’ve got the perfect guide to eat and drink your way though Arthur Avenue, the real Little Italy

• How can you work in the wonderful world of puzzles? Let a puzzle guru tell you how

• Their name might imply otherwise, but Kid in the Attic loves leaving the house

These free apps will make your summer in Brooklyn just a bit easier

• Bierkfraft is (probably) closed

• We love Jackbar and we love South 4th Bar and we love Skinny Dennis

06/12/15 4:00pm
Squad is out in force for the weekend

Squad is out in force for the weekend

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– Wanna make a great podcast? Listen to the experts from Slate and WNYC tell you how

– It was Mayor Tall versus NYC crime in a Tainwanese animation for the ages

– Cheap as hell, fun as hell music festival Out in the Streets will be back this summer

– It’s a first look at the barge that will become the Brooklyn Barge Bar

– The Brooklyn Navy Yard is full of cool stuff to do, even for landlubbers

– Finally, some good real estate news: 200 units of affordable housing coming our way

– If you don’t wanna wait for that, here are some other cheap-ish apartments

– If you’re an artist that wants cheap space, how’s a $700/month DUMBO studio sound?

– Shilpa Ray is too busy making music to listen to whiny ghosts with emotional problems

– If you think you can’t afford to learn InDesign, guess what? You can!

– We love Mary’s Bar, we love Dirck the Norseman and we love The Brew Inn