Malls vs. Bodegas: Resisting the Suburbanization of the City

Malls vs. Bodegas: Resisting the Suburbanization of the City

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While chain stores proliferate along neighborhood main streets, a simultaneous phenomenon of storefront vacancy threatens the character of NYC’s famously vibrant street […]

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Dumbo’s new ‘artisanal mini mart’ rejects its bodega identity
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Dumbo’s new ‘artisanal mini mart’ rejects its bodega identity

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Superette, which opens tomorrow, sells (soy) chicharones, (small-batch) salsa, and is 150-square-feet but distinctly does not advertise itself as a bodega.

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Deli Grossery, one man’s photographic chronicle of bodega posters
News

Deli Grossery, one man’s photographic chronicle of bodega posters

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Who knew that bodega posters could be art? One man in Brooklyn thought so, and has been photographing them for his Tumblr, Deli Grossery.

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A guide for Silicon Valley bros: Apps New Yorkers really don’t want
Guides

A guide for Silicon Valley bros: Apps New Yorkers really don’t want

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Please keep your tone deaf startups to yourselves.

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Gentrified vending machine startup ‘Bodega’ wants to displace real bodegas
Rant

Gentrified vending machine startup ‘Bodega’ wants to displace real bodegas

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It’s more of a glorified pantry box with an appropriated name than a replacement for your actual bodega.

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The Brokelyn Files: Are you using the word bodega right?
The Brokelyn Files

The Brokelyn Files: Are you using the word bodega right?

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Welcome to the Brokelyn Files where our resident unlicensed P.I. Sam Weiss answers the local questions you never thought to ask. Got […]

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The cat’s out of the mag: 10 indie Brooklyn literary magazines, and how to submit your work to them
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The cat’s out of the mag: 10 indie Brooklyn literary magazines, and how to submit your work to them

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You wake up. You go to work. You come back, or you shack up in a late night café. You type into […]

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Help out the Bushwick Starr at a Taste of Bushwick in June
Bed Stuy/ Bushwick

Help out the Bushwick Starr at a Taste of Bushwick in June

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Trip on the sidewalk in Bushwick and the odds are you’ll find yourself sprawled out on the ground in front of a […]

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How to drink cheap at the best new bars in Bushwick and beyond
Food & Drink

How to drink cheap at the best new bars in Bushwick and beyond

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In case you haven’t heard, the newest edition of our Beer Books are on sale now. Since we’ve split them between Upper […]

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Celebrate Mr. James Brown’s birthday and 13 other free ideas this week
Outings

Celebrate Mr. James Brown’s birthday and 13 other free ideas this week

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1. Step in and out of Videology’s 12 hour Western marathon, featuring Unforgiven, Once Upon a Time in the West and a movie with […]

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