The Week in Broketown, 7/13 – 7/17

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