Born Josephina Victoria Occhiuto, she was the only child of working-class parents in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn.
Also one time Bon Iver performed in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, at the Music Hall, which serves PBR on draft—essentially peak hipster.
A fire truck going “about 100 mph” had sideswiped his cab on the Williamsburg Bridge, he says.
Rakoff certainly gets the dot-com era references right: Her characters live in Williamsburg, eat at Planet Thai.
“I think I can walk across the bridge,” Duncan said, eyeing the nearby Williamsburg Bridge.
At length, Morris and some of his associates were summoned to appear before the governor and council at Williamsburg.
At Williamsburg, the rumor of his approach brought on a scene of consternation.
The recruits, regular and minute-men, poured rapidly into Williamsburg.
During his three years in the governorship, he had lived in the palace at Williamsburg.
Governor Dunmore had retired against an early start for Williamsburg.