Gone, the beautiful soul, Sunny Balzano
Sunny Balzano, beloved Red Hook bar owner, artist, and patron saint of magnanimous misfits, died on Thursday at Methodist Hospital in Park Slope. He was 81. (Gothamist)
2013. On a sticky August night, the air was cooler and sweeter down by the water. A crowd of supporters cheered and sang as the bar, beating terrible odds, was finally back on its feet. Happy birthday Sunny.