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Daily Archives: January 8, 2013
You’ve seen the commercials, “We make your dreams come true. The Grand Prospect Hall.” Did you know, though, that the hall standing today is not the original? The original Prospect Hall, built in 1892 by John Kolle, was destroyed by fire on December 11, 1900. Read the full account by the Brooklyn Daily Eagle here.
Great news, trivia fans! After a December hiatus, Johnny Mack’s (1114 8th Ave) Tuesday trivia is back, starting tonight at 8pm. Do you know who Felix Baumgartner is? Remember the name of Mitt Romney’s running mate? What’s a Honey Boo Boo? You might want to brush up, because a recent Facebook post hints that tonight’s theme
Did you know that the MTA has a subway delay verification form on their website? Neither did we. Punch your route information into their form, (entry subway, exit subway, times, transfers, etc) and receive an email that backs up your claim. This is good news, or possibly bad news, depending on whether or not the impressive
Need somewhere to clear your head after a crazy morning? Jaya Yoga (1626 8th Ave) offers up their space every Tuesday and Wednesday, from 3:45pm to 4:15pm for meditation. You will find a ‘time keeper’ who will note the beginning and end of the meditaion period. This time period is typically non-directive, simply a good
We spotted an ad for a South Slope bar and grill for sale, on the corner of 6th Avenue and 20th Street. Here’s what Maximus Realty had to say on Craigslist: Newly renovated prior to opening, 1,200 sq ft main floor features bar and seating capacity for 60, multiple (7) flat screen TV’s, digital jukebox, along