Police say Janina Glasov, 25, died Tuesday of a heroin overdose in her Bushwick Avenue apartment. [NY Post] Early Sunday evening, a 45-year-old man had his phone stolen at the Essex-Delancey Street subway station, confronted the thief following their M train ride to Brooklyn, and sustained a face gash with a boxcutter. [NY Daily News] Georgia heavy metal band Black Tusk was unable to play their show at the soon-to-shutter Bushwick venue Acheron last night because their van/trailer were hit by another vehicle. No serious injuries were reported. [Brooklyn Vegan]
This Wednesday is the bidding deadline for prospective nightclub owners to try and snag the recently-bankrupt Williamsburg venue Verboten. [Brownstoner] Queens-based mini-chain Taqueria Santa Fe unveiled its first Brooklyn location at 214 Stanhope Street. [Bushwick Daily] Meet tarot card reader Lindsay Mack, who runs workshops from Greenpoint’s Maha Rose healing center. [Greenpointers] Juniper in Williamsburg, Lafayette in Noho and Blue Ribbon Fried Chicken in the East Village all made this round-up of the city’s premier French fry spots. [Gothamist] On July 29, BBQ Films will host a $45/person screening of The Fast and The Furious at Villain in Williamsburg. The price of admission includes food and gifts. [Gothamist]