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SugarcaneThis caribbean restaurant is a small and intimate space on 6th and Flatbush Avenue. Locals and travelers alike come down for their famous potato salad and oxtail. I began my night with a Sorrel Pina Colada that was brought to me in what I thought l was a...

Amber Restaurant Telephone #: 212-477-5880 Location: 432 6th Ave | Btwn 9th & 10th St, Hours of Operation: Lunch & Dinner Mon-Fri: 11:30am-11:30pm Sat-Sun: 12pm-11:30pmMy friend invited me out for a quick bite to eat, so I gladly accepted his invitation. After we discussed cuisine, we settled for Japanese. So we left Brooklyn...

PeachesI was born in Georgetown, Guyana and came to the United States when I was five years old. I grew up in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Although I lived in Atlanta, Georgia for about two years, I was never introduced to soul food. That's right, if you ask...

Flud Watches Holiday PartyBefore December 9th I didn't know what a Flud Watch was. So when the boss asked me to cover Flud Watches' Christmas party at Stay Lounge I didn't know what to expect. So I did my research, as any credible journalist would. What I...

The SpeakEasy Brooklyn Location: 132 Greene Avenue between Clinton & Waverly avenues Telephone #: 718-230-3520 Open Weekdays 5pm-11pm [Dinner] Weekends 11am-3pm [Brunch] 5pm-11pm [Dinner] www.thespeakeasybrooklyn.comThanks to Google, I stumbled on "The Speakeasy Brooklyn" back in 2008 when I was looking for an affordable & well reviewed restaurant to celebrate my birthday. ...

About BCakeNYA Custom Cake Design Company, their artisan treats are as beautiful to look at, as they are to taste!Their mission is to combine the beauty of a creative custom designed cake with the taste of scrumptious homemade cake. BcakeNY recipes are full of real, rich ingredients & just...

Meet the man of the reggae music moment. Serani is a hit-making producer turned chart-topping performer. The Jamaican-born musician catapulted onto the international music scene with his single “No Games”. Well, Billboard may have just started to pay attention, but this rising dancehall star has been roaming the halls of...

Not only is this place a romantic candle lite environment with eclectic music and top class service. The front bar is well equipped to cater to the "boys" looking for a drink and watch a game. Outside (backyard) seating is available in the warmer months as well.As you are seated they...

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few years, you should know that there is a new star on the rise. That star is Drake. Regardless of how you feel about his rhymes, flow, singing or appearance, you have to admit that he’s at the top...

CHANCE ASIAN BISTRO & BAR 223 Smith Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 718.242.1515 Chancecuisine.comThe Scene
 The sleek red, black, and gray room evokes Hong Kong chic, making on of the sexiest space to hit Smith Street yet. The friendly waitstaff immediately takes to the young, stylish crowd and adds to the comfortable,...

N.E.R.D. Proves They’re Not Just a Gimmick N.E.R.D. performed at Brooklyn Bowl in Williamsburg last night.  It was an RSVP only event sponsored by Walmart and Axe Body Spray.  This was the first event of four for my Wednesday night.  The event was sold out and the RSVP list was...