From The New York Shitty Inbox, Part II: Want FIOS?

April 1, 2014 ·
Filed under: 11222, Greenpoint, Greenpoint Brooklyn, Greenpoint Magic 

As many of my fellow Greenpointers are well aware, our community is a hodge-podge of FIOS service. Many theories about why this is so abound. The most plausible seems to be that after Sandy hit Verizon ceased installation so as to conduct much-needed repairs elsewhere— but I digress. Thanks to Slava Rarr and Joe Lentol you can get it. Spread the word!

From The New York Shitty Inbox: G Train Town Hall Tomorrow!

Zeeshan Ott of Senator Squadron’s office writes:

Hi Heather,

Wanted to share a copy of the flyer (attached) for a town hall we’re putting together on 4/3  – hope you can post.

Done!

Reader Contribution Du Jour: Concentration

Sg1NYS

SG2NYS

These photos come courtesy of Stefano Giovannini. This fellow is presently working on a wonderful photo essay/series of the Garden Spot. Please take a moment and check out his work. Great stuff!

From The New York Shitty Photo Pool: Greenpoint Sunset

March 30, 2014 ·
Filed under: 11222, Greenpoint, Greenpoint Brooklyn, Greenpoint Magic 

Taken by Peter.

Urban Artifact: 528 Days & Counting!

“Jailbear” has acquired a “fanny pack” and paint brush.

(Taken March 30, 2014.)

New York Shitty Photos Du Jour: Franklin Street

This one’s for you, Kevin Walsh!

(Taken March 30, 2014.)

The Word On The Street: Noble Street

Taken March 30, 2014.

Greenpoint Photo Du Jour: The Rainbow Is Over

Taken March 30, 2014.

(Special thanks go out to Diana Gee for bringing this to my attention.)

From The New York Shitty Photo Pool, Part II: Strapped In GP

Taken by autovac.

For Rent On Clay Street: Six Bedroom/Two Bath

March 28, 2014 ·
Filed under: 11222, Gentrification, Greenpoint, Greenpoint Brooklyn, Greenpoint Magic, Wow, WTF 

CL Clay Street 6 Bedroom

 

Beautiful 6 Bdr_2Bath in Greenpoint! W_D-Balcony-NO FEE 600

Don’t take my word for it: click here and see this modestly-priced $8,500/month pad for yourself. Wow. Just wow.

UPDATE, March 31st, 2014:

This appears to be the pad in question. They were busy yesterday (Sunday) making it look “presentable” to potential tenants.