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Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015

DOT, where’s my car? Greenpointer parks vehicle, returns to find new Citi Bike dock

The Greatest Story Ever: It’s a dock-out! Comments (20).

Comptroller Stringer in Brooklyn

Stringer zingers: Comptroller criticizes mayor, but supports Coney land-grab

The city’s top financial watchdog supports Mayor DeBlasio’s plan to seize private land in Coney Island from hold-out landlords in order to expand the amusement district — but on other issues, he and Mayor Tall just don’t see eye to eye. Comment.

Cut it out! Commission wants to ax city red tape binding small biz

They want to help Brooklyn get down to business. Comment.

Flat footed: Runners say Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon needed more rock ’n’ roll

Park Slope: It was the race the music died! Comments (1).

Landmark case

Activists to city: Landmark aging Southern Brooklyn historical sites

Gravesend: The city must recognize the role Gravesend and Coney Island played in shaping the borough by landmarking two historic sites, local preservationists say. Comments (2).

Split wood: Cemetery officials, activists differ on Green-Wood landmarking

Windsor Terrace: Honchos at Green-Wood Cemetery want the city to reject a proposal to landmark the historic burial ground, but preservationists say portions of the boneyard need city protection. Comment.

Monday, Oct. 12, 2015

‘Seamless’ for Slopers: Live chefs delivered to your door

Dining: Forget Thai takeout — a food-delivery website now allows Park Slopers to order up a chef to cook dinner in their home kitchen. Comment.

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Vinegar Hill schools

City delays school rezoning vote — but not for long enough, say parents

Vinegar Hill: The city will now create focus groups of locals and officials to discuss its controversial plan to redraw the school zone boundaries of PS 8 and PS 307. Comments (4).

TOMORROW: Learn more about the MS 313 relocation

Vinegar Hill: The city plans to move Vinegar Hill middle school MS 313 to a new building in Dumbo next year, and parents and locals can learn more and have their say on the scheme at a town-hall meeting at the school on Tuesday evening. Comments (1).

It’s about time! Learn to play the didgeridoo in Greenpoint

Music: How do you didgeridoo? Comments (1).

Swell performance: Opera company stages show on a barge

Theater: This opera will have a Debussy debut — at sea! Comment.

Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015

This week, Lenore teaches us about Queens

Rhymes with Crazy: It’s a faraway place, but she says Jackson Heights is cool. Comments (4).

Friday, Oct. 9, 2015

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Brooklyn is bustling this week, with zombie-fighters, scary carnies, and jazz and dance festivals galore. Get out there, Brooklyn! Comments (1).