Fleeing Manhattan by Water Even Easier

Brooklyn: Do all your holiday shopping in the borough. [Gowanus Lounge]
Dumbo: Water Taxi service starts from Fulton Ferry; ride to Wall Street for $2 for a limited time. [NewYorkology]
Greenpoint: Just off Manhattan Avenue, someone made art out of used Air Jordans. [justiNYC]
Cobble Hill: Commuters continue to dump garbage in broken trash can. [ClintonHillBlog]
Upper East Side: Did you miss Stephin Merritt at the 92nd Street Y? Pop in "69 Love Songs" and read what he said. [Upper East Side Informer]