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The Vintage Nostalgia Trains Swing Through NYC #SayWaughWasHere

Sometimes  the hustle and bustle of New York can be such a drag. The worst part of my day usually consists of the time spent trying to get from one place to another in the city. The late buses and…

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Brooklyn Cookie Takedown Day One #SayWaughWasHere

As a child, I identified with the Cookie Monster. No one understood his plight. But as my mother would only allow me to eat two cookies at a time, and my sister would taunt me the “Who Ate the Cookie…

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This Weekend New Yorkers Get a “Taste of France”

All of my senses lit up the minute I turned the corner and walked through the entrance of Bryant Park. Two ladies in bright blue and white fedora hats handed me a map laying out where I could find bits…

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Solange Rocks Out at the Northside Festival #SayWaughWasHere

    The Northside  Festival brings eight days of film, speakers and live music  to Brooklyn. Among the line up this past Sunday (June 16), was Solange Knowles. The singer who is also worshiped for her quirky sense of style…

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Highlights from Crest Fest ’13 #SayWaughWasHere

The best part about living in Brooklyn is being surrounded by people who have genius ideas like turning the friendly neighborhood hardware store into a gallery, live concert, vendors market and backyard beer garden party.Artists painted, welded, sculpted, duct taped,…

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Erykah Badu: You’re Causing Quite a Disturbance at BAM #SayWaughWasHere

I’ve been trying to get a window seat to see Erykah Badu perform in person with no success for way too long. Then the heavens opened up and shined on my Facebook timeline. There it was, an announcement that a…

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The BoomBox Exhibition: Mixtapes and Mixed Media

  As the Events Editor for Brooklyn Exposed I had the opportunity to preview the  The BoomBox Exhibit currently open at the House of Art Gallery in Brooklyn NY. Special guests included the creator of Video Music Box Ralph McDaniels…

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#SayWaughWasHere Food Truck Rally Season Opener

Event Date: Sunday April 7, 2013 Some of the best  Food trucks in New York City rolled up and parked  at Prospect Park for the first Food Truck Rally of the season. With  my partner in crime in tow, I…

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Rebecca Diele and Project Runway’s Fabio Costa Fundraiser for Not Equal

  You may remember Fabio Costa from Project Runway Season 10. His unique style got him all the way to the finals where he got to show his looks on the runway during New York Fashion Week. To the surprise…

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Rendez-Vous with French Cinema & The NYC Vegetarian Food Festival #SayWaughWasHere

(Event date:  March 2, 2013) The Rendez-Vous  with  French Cinema film festival took over BAM,  IFC Center, and the Walter Reade Theatre in NYC for eleven days. Since I can barely afford my  Metrocard I knew the  closest I was…

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Dark and Lovely Au Naturale Event Hosted by Curly Nikki with Guest Appearance by Marsha Ambrosius #SayWaughWasHere

  Event date: Wednesday February 20, 2013   Though I was born and raised in New York I still use the navigation  app on my phone to travel everywhere. On this particular day I didn’t need the map. A block…

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Recap: McDonald’s Flavor Battle Launch Party with Hosts Necole Bitchie, Bow Wow, and Astro

    November 15th- Last night I was in the house at McDonald’s in the heart of  Times Square in NYC as everyone gathered to celebrate the launch of their Flavor Battle DJ Competition. The event was hosted by rapper, actor and…

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