Walt Whitman—Original Brooklyn Bohemian; Best Hot Chocolate in NYC; New AOC Mural on the LES

Walt Whitman
Walt Whitman
Photo: Marion Doss

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.

  • Bowery Boogie ⇒ Did You Spend $22 at Tower Records on Valentine’s Day 1985?
  • Brokelyn ⇒ Walt Whitman Is the Original Brooklyn Bohemian - Brokelyn
  • Brooklyn Paper ⇒ Fish Tale: Endangered Sea Creatures Join Coney’s New York Aquarium
  • Bushwick Daily ⇒ Celebrate Black History Month at Free Symposium of Brooklyn’s Hip Hop and Art History
  • Daytonian in Manhattan ⇒ 1850's Yorkville Charm - 450 East 78th Street
  • Forgotten NY ⇒ Sutton Place Armillary
  • Free Williamsburg ⇒ Design Firm & Nonprofit Advocate for "Longpoint Bridge" Connecting Greenpoint to LIC
  • Gothamist ⇒ Big New Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Mural on the Lower East Side Definitely Kinda Sorta Looks Like Her
  • Greenpointers ⇒ Floating Timber Bridge Proposed to Span Newtown Creek
  • New York Times ⇒ Morgan Library & Museum Announces $12.5 Million Exterior Renovation
  • New York YIMBY ⇒ 11 Hoyt's Wavy Facade Climbs Higher as Superstructure Nears Topping-Out Above Downtown Brooklyn
  • QNS.com ⇒ New Report Looks at What It Costs to Be Single and Live by Yourself in Queens - QNS.com
  • The Lo-Down ⇒ MTA Releases a Few More Details About L Train Repair Plan
  • The Villager ⇒ ‘Sweethearts’ Tour Will Tell Park Love Stories - the Villager
  • The Zumper Blog ⇒ Where to Find the Best Hot Chocolate in New York
  • Thrillist ⇒ Things to Do on Valentine's Day in NYC When You're Single
  • West Side Rag ⇒ The Upper West Side’s Olma Restaurant & Bar Now Features Weekend Brunch With Unlimited Mimosas, Bloody Mary’s & Bellini’s; Discount for WSR Readers!
Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

Editor in Chief

Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their dog. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time eating, running, and working on cool stuff.

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