According to police, two men seeking shelter at Bushwick’s Eddie Harris Residential Facility were hospitalized Tuesday night after one bit off the other’s index finger, prompting a beating.
[Bushwick Daily]

A Bushwick woman who attempted to report a man she regularly sees masturbating in public said she was told by police that doing so would be “a waste of time.” [DNA Info]

Last night, a bar called Fine Time opened in the Central Avenue digs previously occupied by Central Station. [Bushwick Daily]

Java Street pole studio IncrediPOLE will host a second-anniversary party Saturday beginning at 4 p.m. [Greenpointers]

Williamsburg-based Woops! Bakeshop will soft-open its Greenpoint outpost this Sunday afternoon in the onetime Lunchbox space. [Gothamist]

Next week, Chameleon Club Studio will host a $95/person Magical Folding Mask Workshop. [Greenpointers]

A streetwear shop and LA import called Round Two will replace Las Venus boutique on Stanton Street. [Bowery Boogie]

Wine shop Irving Bottle took up residence last month inside DeKalb Avenue’s former Imperial Theater building. [Bowery Boogie]

MatchaBar, a drink spot that originated in Williamsburg before selling its bottled beverages at retailers nationwide, just welcomed Drake as a new investor. [Eater NY]