Author: Blog Team

Artist Spotlight: Ashland James

As Bushwick Open Studios 2019 approaches, we will be highlighting some of the participating artists for a chance to get to know them while checking out some of their work! It was when Georgia-raised Ashland moved to central Florida that he grew the most as an artist. References to his upbringing in Clermont can often…
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Cheri’s Bedstuy

Standing on 216 Malcolm X Boulevard is a gem known as Cheri’s Bedstuy. Owned by a very charismatic black woman, the restaurant specializes in Southern soul food cooking. The staff are very pleasant and easy-going. The décor paired with the amazing R&B selection played throughout the restaurant makes a relaxing and welcoming place to dine…
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FUCK THE STARBUCKS IN BED-STUY & HERE’S WHY:

Last June, I had the displeasure of writing about a possible Starbucks opening on 774 Broadway, where the long-standing Fat Albert’s Warehouse stood for years. Fat Albert’s Warehouse is like a Brooklyn landmark standing on the border of Bed Stuy and Bushwick. I spoke my piece about why I wasn’t fucking with it and why…
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