The city's Sanitation Department took down the bear, saying it was a potential hazard to motorists.
DNAinfo collected some of the top spots to sample locally made brews and drinks to enjoy this summer.
A stuffed animal holding a box of Newports and Corona beer has taken up residence on a corner lightpost.
Therapy Wine Bar's "Painting and Sipping" is a monthly event in Bed-Stuy with free drinks.
The new watering hole Berg'n will also host occasional vinyl record sets, its co-creator said.
Holger Badstuber and Xherdan Shaqiri, from the German club, will stop by Paulaner on the Bowery.
The brewery plans to build a new base and is eyeing space on Staten Island.
The Jolly Monk serves waffles, waffle sliders and 24 beers on tap.
The Chelsea spot will serve a similar menu of sliders and poutine, plus dozens of craft beers.
Abdo Najem decided to open his own spot when Downtown Bar & Grill closed to make way for Rag & Bone.
More than two dozen breweries are participating in the Botanical Brew Fest this Saturday.
The LIC-based microbrewery wants to raise $30K to buy equipment so it can sell its beers in cans.
"A Pint of the Past" explores New York's homebrewing history at King Manor Museum.
DNAinfo compiled a list of some of the best summer beers from local breweries across the five boroughs.
The outlet at One Old Fulton Street will also have beer, wine and two baby-changing stations.
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