Free Drinks at Gold Sounds Bar; Coney Island Carousel Gains Landmark Status; NYC's Many Nicknames

Coney Island
Coney Island
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There is a lot of stuff going on the City, and we can't write about it all. Here are some interesting things some of our friends have written up lately.

  • Bedford + Bowery Gold Sounds Hopes to Strike a Chord in Bushwick Music Scene
  • Brooklyn Paper Giddy yup! Feds name Coney carousel a national historic place
  • Daytonian in Manhattan The 1921 Dominick Mansion -- No. 117 East 54th Street
  • DNAinfo New York Workers Destroy Facade of Elks Lodge in LIC After Locals Try to Landmark It
  • Free Williamsburg Gold Sounds Bar and Music Venue Opens Thurs With Free Booze
  • Gothamist NYC's Best Barbecue Brisket Maker Is Expanding To The East Village
  • NY Daily News From Gotham to Metropolis: A look at NYC’s best nicknames
  • NY Mag The Bike Wars Are Over, and the Bikes Won
  • New York YIMBY East New York Savings Bank Designated an Individual Landmark
  • Racked NY One New Yorker's Goodbyes to Broadway Panhandler
  • StreetsBlog NYC DOT Unveils Plan for a Two-Way Protected Bike Lane on Chrystie Street
  • This Hidden City Moore-Jackson Cemetery Athens Square Park
  • Thrillist The Definitive Guide to the Best BBQ in NYC
  • Untapped Cities 5 of NYC’s Micro Cities: Brooklyn Navy Yard, Industry City, Brooklyn Army Terminal, Hudson Yards, Battery Park City

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