Web series strikes chord in Bushwick

BUSHWICK - A Bushwick native and his friends have created a popular Web series depicting the changing face of Bushwick.Michael Cordero and friends created the Web series "East WillyB" to spotlight the creeping gentrification of Bushwick. The series' first six episodes have more than 40,000 hits.

The creators relied on the help of friends and family in the community to make the first six episodes. They now hope to raise $50,000 by June 1 to produce the next 12.

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