Last Call for Beer Bar?

Dave Pollack and his wife, Alex, opened Diamond in 2007 in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Their quirky bar had cassette-decorated bathrooms, seating in a backyard ski gondola, and good beer, drawing on Mr. Pollack’s experience working for a beer importer. . At first, a variety of options, from imported German kölsch to promising American IPAs, attracted customers, …

An Exhibition of Witch Beer Enters the Modern Era in Salem

This article is part of our latest article Fine Arts and Exhibitions A special report on how arts institutions help audiences discover new options for the future. SALIM, MAS. — at the entrance to the “Salem Witch Trials: Reckoning and Recovery” exhibition, Peabody Essex Museum, a plain title panel reads: “No one was safe.” Some …