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Goodbye, Chip Shop, and Other Neighborhood Changes

Your correspondent was deeply saddened, on arriving for his and his wife’s (this time joined by some neighbors) usual Friday night dinner at the Chip Shop, to find at the top of the extensive beers, ales, and ciders menu a note that the place would close at the end of this weekend, having lost its […]

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Heights Artist John Tebeau Illustrates and Chronicles the City’s Bar Scene

Brooklyn Heights resident artist John Tebeau has, in common with your correspondent, a love for good drinking spots. Several years ago he started to do drawings of some of his favorite places. With some encouragement, he expanded this to a tour of Bars, Taverns, and Dives throughout the Five Boroughs, and accompanied each drawing with […]

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“Total Atlantic Avenue Immersion” Saturday Features Discounts, Free Beer

Brooklyn Brewery and Brooklyn Based have joined forces with local merchants to present “The Total Atlantic Avenue Immersion” this Saturday, May 21. To take advantage of the special offers, you’ll need to get a free card, which you can collect at Nunu Chocolates, 529 Atlantic (between 3rd and 4th avenues) at 11:00 a.m. or at […]

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Royal Wedding Festivities in Our Area

Unless you’re of the same mind as Mark Oppenheimer in Slate, you may be looking forward to Friday’s royal nuptials. If you’re enough of a hard-core Anglophile or insomniac, you can hie yourself to The Archway, where Water Street crosses under the Manhattan Bridge in DUMBO, at 5:30 a.m. for a free giant screening of […]

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Chip Shop Prepares for Royal Wedding

Wills and Kate, as depicted by artist Joanne Pisani, adorn the window of the Chip Shop, 129 Atlantic Avenue (between Clinton and Henry).

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Atlantic Antic 2010

Despite occasional sprinkles, today’s Atlantic Antic drew lots of people to eat, shop, and be entertained. Belly dancers performed on a stage, sponsored by the Brooklyn Community Foundation, between Clinton and Henry streets. (More photos, video, and text after the jump.)

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A Heartwarming Holiday LICH Story

Visiting Brooklyn proved a bit more exciting than planned for a British teen and his dad (shown above with Dr. Caitlin Jones of Long Island College Hospital), who were forced to extend their holiday stay here when the lad developed an abscess the size of a golf ball in his throat, and was taken to […]

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Channel 7 Visits Atlantic Chip Shop for Brooklyn Restaurant Week

It’s Brooklyn Restaurant Week aka Dine in Brooklyn. WABC-TV’s Kemberly Richardson stopped by the Atlantic Chip Shop to kick things off. [Watch video]

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