01/05/16 1:23pm
The clock is ticking. Do you wan to keep hanging your art in the bathroom? Image via Facebook

The clock is ticking. Do you wan to keep hanging your art in the bathroom? Image via Facebook

Cheap art space in Brooklyn is about as hard to find as Hamilton tickets these days. Just like Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hip hop retelling of the man on the $10 bill, you can enter a lottery to win studio space inside Spaceworks in Gowanus. Unlike the Hamilton lottery, this one is free and you only have until 11:59pm on January 6 to apply. (more…)

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Midwood's newest millionaire: Waqas Mazhar. Photo courtesy of the Daily News.

Who doesn’t love a good lottery story? Today’s big winner is 19-year-old Brooklynite Waquas Mazhar, who just won the New York Millionaire scratch-off game. Mazhar, who moved to Midwood from Pakistan five years ago, is a Kingsborough Community College student who shares a bedroom with three siblings, reports the Daily News, which he’s going to continue doing. (Of course he will!) What does his new fortune amount to on an annual basis? Find out here.