Instagram photos this month by Heather Showstead.
This month started out as a blast, with the 4th of July fireworks coming up not only from the East River, but from Bedstuy as well. It was a brilliant eve, from the rooftops. Except for that one rowhome that caught fire. That was fire we didn’t want [...]
Bushwick: Have you walked safely home one night this week? If you work in the food/drink industry, have you served someone that got home safely this week? This is an URGENT matter.
I was at the town hall meeting that Doe Fund & Ready Willing Able called on Wednesday. NYC Mayor Bill [...]
One of the sad little facts about our government’s supposed “war on drugs” has been that it has always been a barely disguised war on class, and race. This was borne out in a recent study that found that New York Police intentionally target Black and Latino youth for [...]
Man-about-town Brooklyn Gypsy Modesto Flako Jimenez has been keeping busy, as usual. For the venerable Bushwick Starr, he has assembled an evening of MCs, poets, artists, and musicians. This Saturday starting at 8 PM, this cast of local talent will take an artful and incisive look into the joys [...]
Was going through my social media feed recently, and it caught my eye that the DEAD LAST Dr. Sketchy’s was to be this past Sunday 10/20. This last historic show was also held in our dearest Bushwick, Brooklyn, here in New York.
For those new to New York, you may have heard of Dr. Sketchy’s [...]
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