Posts Tagged ‘Williamsburg’

Trendy Brooklynites Wage Sneaker Battle

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The Frshr Than Your Avrge Sneaker Battle By Ben Kassoy How can you identify a sneakerhead? “My bedroom, all around my bed—I crawl over sneakers to brush my teeth every day,” says Red Hook Mike, a Brooklyn-based clothing designer. “I have a little brother, and [my sneakers] took over his closet as well.” Mike, who [&hellip
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City & State: This week’s political winners and losers

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WINNERS Andrew Cuomo — Smooth as ever, showing off the Albany nanotech center, helping influence President Obama’s change-of-heart on gay marriage, not taking credit for it, et cetera. The governor may have a peculiar habit of describing his actions as historic but this week he really deserved to spike the football, as Obama admitted New [&hellip
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Campaign Roundup: Poll shows New Yorkers would vote for Ray Kelly for mayor

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2013 Mayoral Race A poll commissioned by the Daily News shows that New Yorkers want Ray Kelly to run for mayor, but that it wouldn’t be a cakewalk. An account of Bill Thompson’s evening at an intriguing rooftop party in Williamsburg. State Senate A college professor will formally announce his Senate bid today against Tom [&hellip
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