For all our media-type un-/under-employed friends, here’s a cluster rarer than an on-time freelance check: jobs! Ones that might actually hire you! Park Slope Patch — AOL’s intensive (or hail-mary pass) at hyper local journalism — is seeking an editor after current chief Kristen V. Brown leaves for Columbia grad school. Also on the hyperlocal front, The Local — a joint project of the New York Times and CUNY’s graduate school of journalism — is seeking a “dynamic, visionary editor” to oversee its coverage of Fort Greene and Clinton Hill. If you’re not into the whole getting paid thing, bloggregator Gothamist is looking for fall interns: unpaid, but not a bad name for the resume. If all else fails, you can always pick up a spatula and sling some veggie dogs: vegan fast food joint Foodswings needs a chef: applications open today!
Yes, having a bodega cat is not technically “legal,” but it’s not “legal” in the way that drinking wine in the park or bringing your dog into a bar isn’t legal, which is to say it’s an accepted form of New York life that no one minds so long as you don’t make a big […]
If this election is severely stressing you out, the solution isn’t to avoid the ballot box. It’s just to de-stress the way you always do: with beer, or a massage, or in this case, acupuncture. This Sunday, Oct. 30, there’s a donation-based acupuncture clinic “for politically induced anxiety, rage, insomnia, fear and trauma.” It’s being held […]
Ever wonder what it would be like if CBS comedy Two and a Half Men were set in Brooklyn? Dad Day, debuting this week on BRIC TV, will give you an idea as it follows an anxiety-ridden family man named James, his 5-year-old son Henry, and self-assured bachelor Craig as they navigate an ever-changing Brooklyn and the […]