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Three Floyds to Expand Production, Distill Dark Lord Whiskey

dnainfo.com — UKRAINIAN VILLAGE - It's a Three Floyds spring - and obviously that's got nothing to do with the weather. Ukrainian Village brewer Nick Floyd recently scored the financing he's been waiting for to expand his namesake craft beer empire and give beer geeks exactly what they want - more Three Floyds tasty brew.
RT @courtneylinehan: "I'm more of a punk-rock, wizard-metal CEO anyway, and the brewery is more of a kingdom than a corporation." http://t.…
RT @mikefiammetta: Three Floyds to Expand Production, Distill Dark Lord *Whiskey* (emphasis mine) via @DNAinfoCHI dnain.fo/1lcWSOC h/…
RT @ACSmithChi: This is great news! @TweetNickKnack Three Floyds To Expand Production, Distill Dark Lord Whiskey via @DNAinfoCHI http://t.c…
Good news, everyone. MT @dhinkel: .@3floyds plans to expand production of its often hard-to-find beers dnainfo.com/chicago/201404…
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Lunar New Year, Muslim Holidays Won't Be Added to School Calendar This Year

dnainfo.com — MANHATTAN - Mayor Bill de Blasio has pledged to add two Muslim holidays, plus the Lunar New Year, as official days off from school on the city's calendar - but those changes won't take effect for the upcoming school year, officials said this week.
Lunar New Year, Muslim holidays not official school days off, despite de Blasio pledge dnainfo.com/new-york/20140… @the_zim was first to report!
Lunar New Year, Muslim holidays not on public school calendar for 2014-15. But they happen to fall on wknd or breaks. dnain.fo/1hTx5sF
@Colorlines @DNAinfo update: Muslim holidays, Chinese New Year not on next school calendar: dnain.fo/1hTx5sF
RT @SallyGold: Lunar New Year, Muslim Holidays Won't Be Added to School Calendar This Year via @Dnainfo dnain.fo/1pgaTgm
RT @JulieShapiro: Lunar New Year and Muslim holidays won't be added to school calendar in 2014-15, @the_zim reports dnain.fo/1pgaTgm
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Video Game Fans to Cross Nerf Swords in Central Park Battle

dnainfo.com — UPPER WEST SIDE - En garde, geeks! Fans of the video game "SoulCalibur" will battle it out with Nerf swords at Central Park Saturday. The faceoff, organized by the New York City Geek Adventure Group, will start with a group battle and then mirror the video game, which pits various warriors against each other until a final victor is determined.
RT @bcolbyhamilton: Lede of the day goes to @efrost1: ‘En garde, geeks!’ — Video Game Fans to Cross Nerf Swords in Central Park Battle http…
RT @bcolbyhamilton: Lede of the day goes to @efrost1: ‘En garde, geeks!’ — Video Game Fans to Cross Nerf Swords in Central Park Battle http…
Lede of the day goes to @efrost1: ‘En garde, geeks!’ — Video Game Fans to Cross Nerf Swords in Central Park Battle dnainfo.com/new-york/20140…
Fans of "SoulCalibur" video game to battle with Nerf swords in Central Park: dnain.fo/1kJmYpI pic.twitter.com/cspqq0rOfT

Opa! Greek Meatballs Make a Perfect Easter Feast for the Family

dnainfo.com — JACKSON HEIGHTS - Celebrating Greek Easter this Sunday and don't know what to serve with just days to spare? Don't worry, "Make This Tonight" has you covered. Recently, I ate at a great Greek restaurant in Forest Hills, Agora Taverna, based on the recommendation of a friend.
Couldn't resist: story w/ "Opa!" in the headline + delicious recipe by @tcliddy for my Greeks! dnain.fo/1mjjtWX @zoebrunelle @nickgb3
most disappointing part of my yesterday was missing this @tcliddy special. this Greek meatball recipe looks SO GOOD. dnainfo.com/new-york/20140…
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Man's Claim He Fell Into Sinkhole Playing Football is Under Investigation

dnainfo.com — THE BRONX - Talk about a fall guy. Investigators from several city agencies are trying to get to the bottom of how a man wound up in a large sinkhole on a Wakefield street this week. This Bronx tale began on Monday around 1:30 p.m.
RT @tkapp20: Odd Bronx story. Investigators probing man's claim that he fell into sinkhole while playing football @DNAinfo http://t.co/UPHZ…
Odd Bronx story. Investigators probing man's claim that he fell into sinkhole while playing football @DNAinfo dnainfo.com/new-york/20140…
An 'Only In NYC' mystery: How did a man wind up in a sinkhole? Probers dig for answers. dnain.fo/1nfoK4t
Officials try to figure out if Bronx man truly fell in sinkhole while playing ball on street or it's roadbed of lies. dnain.fo/1nfoK4t
RT @DNAinfo: Man says he fell into #NYC sinkhole. Some witnesses say he did. Others say he jumped in w/friends taping dnain.fo/1nfoK4t

Man Robbed of Chef's Knife and Kitchen Tools at Knifepoint, Police Say

dnainfo.com — CLINTON HILL - A 19-year-old man was robbed of his chef's knife - emblazoned with "Culinary Institute of America" - and kitchen tools as he got out of a C train earlier this month, police sources said. The straphanger had just stepped into the platform of the Clinton-Washington C train stop around 9 p.m.
Man robbed of chef’s knife and kitchen tools - at KNIFEPOINT dnainfo.com/new-york/20140… @DNAinfo via @jupadhye

Anti-LGBT Fliers at Restoration Plaza Highlight 'Collision of Cultures'

dnainfo.com — BEDFORD-STUYVESANT - A venerable Bed-Stuy nonprofit has been littered with anti- LGBT fliers over the last few weeks - in what its CEO is calling a sign of clashing demographics in the neighborhood. The fliers were left in the lobby of Restoration Plaza, home of the Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation, a 50-year-old nonprofit founded through a collaboration between Sen.
#bedstuy Councilman @RobertCornegyJr sends out press release condemning these anti-LGBT fliers I wrote about today: dnainfo.com/new-york/20140…
RT @danielleiat: LGBT photo exhibit upstairs, anti-LGBT fliers downstairs. A "collision of cultures" in #bedstuy: dnainfo.com/new-york/20140… vi…
LGBT photo exhibit upstairs, anti-LGBT fliers downstairs. A "collision of cultures" in #bedstuy: dnainfo.com/new-york/20140… via @pauldebenedetto
Unauthorized anti-#LGBT fliers left at Restoration Plaza highlight a "collision of cultures" in diverse #bedstuy. dnainfo.com/new-york/20140…

Bodega's 'Attack Cat' Menaces Passing Pups

dnainfo.com — UPPER EAST SIDE - Dogs just hiss her off. February, a 5-year-old bodega cat, is a friendly feline - until Fido crosses her path, locals said. Though beloved by the neighborhood's humans, the cat has become an infamous figure in the area after menacing the four-legged patrons of a doggie daycare located next door to her owner's Upper East Side candy store, sources said.
RT @lindsay_anne81: Definitely going to visit this cat today: @danielleiat An all-time fave @DNAinfo story. “Dogs just hiss her off.” http…

Couple Launches Cooking Classes to Raise Money for Their Adoption

dnainfo.com — UPPER EAST SIDE - This brings new meaning to the term "family meal." An Upper East Side couple hoping to adopt has come up with a unique way to raise the necessary funds - teaching men how to cook for the women in their lives.
Uplifting, @lindsay_anne81: Couple wants to adopt, offer cooking classes to help cover cost. $15K to go! dnain.fo/Rury0Q @DNAinfo
Couples' cooking classes. Thought this sounded like a @HowAboutWe date, and turns out it is: dnain.fo/1kI5MAU

Judge Orders Law Students to Give Up Emails After Criticizing NYU Trustee

dnainfo.com — GREENWICH VILLAGE - Two New York University Law School students have been issued a court order to turn over their personal emails after they criticized one of the school's trustees, documents showed.
neutral on issue though MT @BillMcGev: On Trustee Subpoenas Students, notable that @nyulaw paying their legal bills dnainfo.com/new-york/20140…
RT @BillMcGev: As @nyulaw grad I signed petition re trustee's subpoena of students. More here: dnain.fo/1j9Rwy2 Sign here: http://t.c…
RT @BillMcGev: As @nyulaw grad I signed petition re trustee's subpoena of students. More here: dnain.fo/1j9Rwy2 Sign here: http://t.c…
RT @greenhousenyt: Anti-union donor & trustee at NYU Law School seeks to subpoena emails that 2 law students circulated criticizing him. ht…
RT @FrankLoMonte: Law school trustee's attorneys go fishing for the emails of law students who criticized him. dnainfo.com/new-york/20140…
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Dog Owners Letting Pets Use Tree Pits as Bathrooms, Locals Say

dnainfo.com — INWOOD - It's the pits! Students and volunteers who built tree pit guards for an Inwood junior high school say their efforts to brighten the neighborhood are being undermined by thoughtless dog owners who let their pets use the spaces to do their business.
See what they did there? MT @DNAinfo Urine the wrong place: Dog owners letting pets use Inwood tree pits as bathrooms dnain.fo/1mjjnOY

Open House Agenda: Three Apartments to See This Weekend

dnainfo.com — NEW YORK CITY - With Passover in full swing and Easter on Sunday, there are fewer open houses scheduled for this weekend than usual. But here are three new-to-market homes that are worth a visit. 132 Joralemon St., Apt.
!! MT @donnamairoldi: Fewer open houses this weekend than usual, but here are 3 that caught our eye: bit.ly/1jQCGhR via @dnainfo
This holiday weekend is the perfect time to get the jump on other #nycrealestate house hunters: dnain.fo/1r4DdxA by @donnamairoldi

Yale Fine Arts Students Showcase Sculptures in Bushwick

dnainfo.com — BUSHWICK - A Bushwick gallery is playing host to a collection of sculptures created by Yale MFA students, with an exhibition opening Friday evening. The show at the Storefront Ten Eyck gallery includes work by 11 masters degree students who are set to graduate from Yale University's School of Art next month.

Brooklyn Vinyl Shops Prepare for Record Store Day

dnainfo.com — WILLIAMSBURG - Vinyl shops in Williamsburg and Greenpoint are gearing up for the seventh annual Record Store Day on Saturday, when participating retailers will offer exclusive and early record releases, as well as promotions and live events.

VIDEO: Pilsen's Living Stations Of The Cross Procession Draws Faithful

dnainfo.com — PILSEN - The neighborhood held its annual living stations of the cross - including the crucifixion of Jesus - on Good Friday. Attended by hundreds, the procession began at Providence of God church, 717 W. 18th St., and ended at Harrison Park with Jesus' crucifixion.
Pilsen's annual Good Friday march. Nothing wilder than watching someone take a photo of Jesus with an iphone dnain.fo/1eRhA44
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