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Bedford Avenue

A Transit App for Los Angeles

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.04.2016 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

This is a true story. It's about the way many people get around Los Angeles and how more of us should navigate the City of Angels. Native Angelenos, new arrivals, older transplants like me, tourists and everyone in between.

Pat Kiernan Is Moving To Williamsburg

Posted 04.25.2012 | New York

Everyone's favorite anchorman Pat Kiernan is leaving the stuffy Upper West Side for hipper digs, purchasing a 3-story townhouse packed with a beautifu...

L Train Death Suspect Had Previous Arrest At Occupy Wall Street

Posted 03.27.2012 | New York

[UPDATE] Ryan Beauchamp has been arrested in connection with the death of Joshua Basin. Cops spotted him on Bushwick Avenue in Bushwick at 2PM Tuesday...

Williamsburg After the Blizzard

Aida Alami | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Aida Alami

Here are pictures of Williamsburg in the early afternoon. People came out of their homes to find cars buried under the snow or simply abandoned by their drivers.

Brooklyn Restaurants Resent Food Trucks

Brooklyn Paper | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

With the economy in a downtown, Bedford Avenue's restaurants are scapegoating nearby food trucks for threatening their bottom line in the neighborhood...

Bike Lanes On Bedford Ave To Be Removed For 14 Blocks

Gothamist | [18] | | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Gothamist has learned that the Department of Transportation is planning to remove a 14-block section of the Bedford Avenue cycling route "as part of o...

What Hipsters Can Learn From Hasids About the Bedford Bike Lane

Nathan Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nathan Schneider

If bikers had been more courteous on Bedford, there might still be a lane there. The Hasidim probably wouldn't like it at first, but they'd at least tolerate us.

Hipsters vs. Hasids: The Battle Over Brooklyn's Bike Lanes

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The war over Williamsburg has taken yet another turn. In response to last week's removal of bike lanes in the traditionally Hasidic neighborhood in...