Month: May 2013

99 Cents and Beyond

Some things you can always count on living in NYC. There’s bound at least one of these on your block: a bodega, Chinese takeout, a laundromat, or corner deli. On every other block you’ll spot a pizzeria, either a Dunkin Donuts or Starbucks, a liquor store, a bar or Optimo newsstand. Actually there’s less pizzerias…

Kickstarter For St. David’s Day Festival-National Day of Wales 2014

My friend is trying to raise money for the St. David’s Day Festival-National Day of Wales, scheduled for March 1, 2014. It’s a wonderful all-ages event promoting Welsh and Welsh-American culture. There’s going to be food, art, music and vendors available. But this event needs your help! Yeah, that’s right. A plea for donations. This…

Scenes From Punk Island Art Auction Benefit May 2013

This past Friday was the benefit for Punk Island, taking place in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. There were bands which afterwards was an art auction. Local artists donated artwork to raise money for Punk Island 2013. So not only have I not managed to make it to any of the Punk Island shows, I almost didn’t make…