Lento’s in Bay Ridge Abrubtly Shuts its Doors After More Than 73 Years in Business

The new year brought the loss of a Brooklyn landmark, one of the oldest family run bar/restaurants in Brooklyn shuttered its windows and locked its doors for the last time without any warning at all. […]

A Strange Maple Syrup Smell Overtook the City Last Night

OK, so I live in Brooklyn and I definitely smelled it.  A number of people, as far up as 97th street in Manhattan, say they smelled it too. It came out of nowhere, suddenly I […]

R.I.P. Mom and Pop?

Deciding that I needed a new book to start reading I grabbed my backpack and walked down to my local bookstore. It’s a small, quaint bookstore that is family run and very homey feeling. Everyone […]