Weekends were made for thrifting in Brooklyn. There’s the always entertaining Brooklyn Flea, tomorrow’s free-stuff swap at the BKLYNYard, Sunday’s two-wheel only Bike Jumble and now this: a new market at the corner of Franklin and Sterling in what they’re calling Prospect Heights/Crown Heights. Organized and sponsored by Bristen’s eatery (pictured), the flea runs every Saturday from 10 until dusk, through September 26. Nearest trains: 2/3/4/5 or C to Franklin Avenue. Find out more by calling Bristen’s, 751 Franklin Ave. (between St Johns and Sterling), 646-393-9422.
Few things could alleviate the stress of the coming election, save for maybe an acupuncture session or a Hallo-weekend binge drink. This video, however, manages to do some meaningful damage control on your politically-wrung psyche, while giving you an entirely different reason to scream. Written by Bill Kirstein and Ginny Leise (a comedy gem, btw) and starring […]
It turns New Yorkers are willing to put up with a lot of negativity and cynicism in our city, except when it comes to bodega cats. If you mess with bodega cats, those lovable, mouse-chasing, not-exactly-legal mascots of bodegas citywide, the internet will come after you, and hard. So since we ran this story yesterday about someone taking […]
We know it’s hard to believe, but life will go on after the 2016 general election is over. Regardless of who wins (no Trumpies no Trumpies) you’ll have a life to get back to, an apartment to pay rent on and a job that’ll help you do it! Unless, that is, you don’t have a job. […]