"Aaaand, he's in jail: "Phivos Ioannou, 50, surrendered to the feds on March 1 and was stripped of his real estate license after being charged with bank fraud, according to court papers and his attorney."
Let the ladies of Hell Gate Social take you back to one of America's most charming eras with the swinging sounds of the 1950's and some of the best pinup, peep show and burlesque footage we could find! Enjoy 50's inspired cocktails for just $5 each!This special night of boozin will continue again in the winter when our sunday night BBQ and backyard movie series ends! Keep checking WLA for more details!See More
(Pictured Above: Jonathan Hack as Burrs (center) in The Gallery Players' (Brooklyn, NY) production of The Wild Party. Photo by Jennifer Maufrais Kelly. www.galleryplayers.com) Free food and drinks as we celebrate WLA's 6,000 members strong! Sponsored in part by Chelsea Brewing Company, we're giving you 8 kegs of beer and food for the evening--meanwhile, we've rented a giant circus tent to cover the entire garden--rain or shine,…See More
"I had a lovely time when I visited Dutch Kills for the first time a few weeks ago. Perhaps because we sat at a table and never encountered the bartender. :) My fave was the Marie Antoinette, followed by a cucumber fizz creation. Our mustachioed…"
"The thing that's stopping the sale of wine in grocery stores is liquor stores who make the bulk of their money on wine sales. Their support is what keeps politicians from changing the law. There has to be a compromise, though."
Come celebrate yourself and the other 2,000 members of WLA! Cheap, cheap drinks for everyone with our party! Rizzo's Pizza has come through for us again by offering up some free pizzas. Also, this just in, Dillingers will be sending over a tray or two of their famous wings. Come early if you're hungry!How cheap are drinks going to be, you ask? $1. Yep, for a buck, you get a Miller High Life bottle (The Champagne of Beers) and $2 drafts all night. Feel like a cocktail instead? Every third…See More
Author of I'M PERFECT, YOU'RE DOOMED: Tales From A Jehovah's Witness Upbringing will read from her book, answer questions and sign copies."The funniest book I've ever read by a disfellowshipped Jehovah's Witness from Pawtucket. Very funny. Very, very funny. Very, very, very funny." -- Janeane GarofaloSee More
After last year's incredibly successful, but chaotic, Speed Friending event, we've decided to leave it to the professionals! WLA has teamed up with NYC's most popular speed dating service to bring you our very own dating event geared toward "single professionals". To officially register for this event, you must RSVP here and pay on the New York Easy Dates website.…See More