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  1. architecture
    New Plans for the Domino Sugar Complex, RevealedA first look at Vishaan Chakrabarti’s plans for the former Domino Sugar factory in Williamsburg.
  2. 7 Things We Learned From the FEC Data MapLots of Bernie supporters, but way less money going to him from New York than you might think.
  3. Bronx Teen Dunks Basketball, Collects $50,000 From New York CitySpoiler: The hoop broke.
  4. fires
    It Might Take a Week to Fully Extinguish the Williamsburg Warehouse FireThe blaze started on Saturday morning.
  5. fires
    The Williamsburg Fire Is Still BurningHundreds of members of the FDNY fought the blaze overnight.
  6. fires
    FDNY Fighting Massive Fire in Williamsburg [Updated]The blaze has engulfed a building on the Williamsburg waterfront.
  7. neighborhood news
    Brooklyn Is Getting Its Own Apple StoreIn Williamsburg.
  8. neighborhood news
    Someone Tried to Shoot Rapper Freddie Gibbs in Williamsburg Last NightOutside the venue Rough Trade NYC.
  9. transportation
    What If Williamsburg Had an ‘Urban Gondola’ to the City?That’s the proposal of the East River Skyway.
  10. hipster haters
    This Very Angry Williamsburg Resident Really Hates HipstersSo much so that he kept calling the cops.
  11. sad things
    Firefighter Dies in Williamsburg BlazeLieutenant Gordon Matthew Ambelas had been with the FDNY for 14 years.
  12. oh brooklyn
    Vice Is Getting a $6.5 Million Tax Break for Taking Over WilliamsburgThe billion-dollar, millennial-oriented media company is moving to the south side.
  13. neighborhood news
    Woman Says She Was Locked in Park BathroomIck.
  14. oh brooklyn
    A Night at the Urban Cowboy: Williamsburg’s B&BA taste of the Brooklyn-branded “Cowboy Life.”
  15. crimes and misdemeanors
    Three Suspects Questioned in the Murder of Brooklyn LandlordWilliamsburg’s Menachem Stark was kidnapped and killed almost four months ago.
  16. crimes and misdemeanors
    Five Hasidic Jews Arrested for Williamsburg Attack on Gay ManSome of the suspects were members of a neighborhood watch group.
  17. fires
    Two NYPD Officers Injured in Williamsburg FireLess than a week after the same thing happened on Coney Island. 
  18. stand clear of the closing doors
    The L Train Is Officially ‘Chic,’ Still Full of Whiners“It’s a line that likes to complain a lot on social media.”
  19. crimes and misdemeanors
    Murdered Hasidic Landlord’s Kidnapper Caught on TapeSources believe the killers panicked in the snowstorm.
  20. real estate
    A Decade in Brooklyn Real Estate, by the Staggering NumbersThe borough is an also-ran no more.
  21. ink-stained wretches
    Post Called Out for Stark Cover Or, as the paper put it, “Who didn’t want him dead?”
  22. crimes and misdemeanors
    Body Found on Long Island Is Missing Hasidic Developer [Updated]Menachem Stark was kidnapped during Thursday’s snowstorm.
  23. crimes and misdemeanors
    Hasidic Developer Kidnapped in WilliamsburgMenachem Stark is well-known among the Satmar sect in Brooklyn.
  24. starbucks
    Cool New Coffee Shop to Open in WilliamsburgThe first of its kind.
  25. the yellow dogs
    Why Did an Iranian Musician in Williamsburg Snap?Shooter Ali Akbar Mohammadi Rafie did not find the success and community he craved.
  26. guns
    Williamsburg Indie-Rock Killer Stashed 100 Rounds in Guitar CaseHe used a .308 assault rifle.
  27. real estate
    Is Bed-Stuy the New Williamsburg?Ugh.
  28. photo op
    Banksy Work Washed Away in Williamsburg, TooBanksy goes to Brooklyn.
  29. oh brooklyn
    How to Tell the Difference Between North and South WilliamsburgA New York ‘Times’ guide.
  30. oh brooklyn
    Vice Literally Moving Into Williamsburg Thrift StoreThe rich media company is taking over Brooklyn.
  31. oh brooklyn
    People in Williamsburg Now Have Babies, Special RequestsLike wheeling their crib up to the restaurant.
  32. oh brooklyn
    Real, Gross Alligator Limbs Found Scattered Around WilliamsburgSo many questions.
  33. stand clear of the closing doors
    Hipster Subway Stop Now Features Hipster NewsstandYou buy zines and vinyl there.
  34. just ask chuck schumer
    Chuck Schumer Endorses Caffeine, Drinking Outside But not study drugs.
  35. hurricane sandy
    Williamsburg’s Post-Sandy Rockaway Commute Won’t SufferThe Rockabus returns.
  36. ink-stained wretches
    New York Times Still Making the Same Old Williamsburg Hipster JokesBeards, ha-ha.
  37. craigslist of the day
    Girls Now Being Used to Hawk a $1,500 Room in WilliamsburgOn Craigslist.
  38. oh brooklyn
    Williamsburg Gentrification Especially Hard on Hip BabiesThe construction makes them cry.
  39. gentrification
    Why Developers Didn’t Destroy BrooklynTwo recent movies get it wrong.
  40. very sad things
    Brooklyn Hit-and-Run Baby Didn’t Make It [Updated]The child, whose parents were killed in the crash, died overnight in the hospital.
  41. very sad things
    Expectant Parents Die in Car Wreck on the Way to the HospitalThe baby survived.
  42. neighborhood news
    Man Arrested for Complaining About the Noise in Williamsburg It only sounds unfair.
  43. stand clear of the closing doors
    The G Line Is Dry, But It Still Won’t RollFlooding was not the only problem.
  44. brooklyn problems
    Williamsburg and Greenpoint Are Prime Places to Get Your Bike StolenSurprise.
  45. dog day afternoons
    Williamsburg Burglar Hits Up Same Bank on Consecutive AfternoonsThere’s a pattern here.
  46. neighborhood news
    Warring Williamsburg Residents Have More in Common Than They ThinkNo respect for midtown fashion statements. 
  47. summer fun
    100-Person Poll: The McCarren Park Pool Weekday Jobs ReportWhat kind of professionals can spend their nine-to-five hours poolside?
  48. summertime blues
    McCarren Park Pool Suffered a ‘Diaper Accident’It was only a matter of time.
  49. summertime blues
    Security Increased at McCarren Park PoolTen cops on hand to deal with fights, repeat splashing violations.
  50. summertime blues
    McCarren Park Pool Had a Few Robberies, TooTo go with all the punching.
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