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Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016

Sinkhole tries to gobble up bus

Sunset Park: A massive sinkhole nearly swallowed a school bus on 23rd Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues on Dec. 6. Comment
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Yarrr on the air! Jewish pirate radio station ruining WQXR broadcast in Kensington, WT

The Greatest Story Ever: Shiva me timbers! Comments (2)

Former Boro Prez Leone is gone — but where is his iconic ‘Welcome to Brooklyn’ sign?

Awesome: We found out. Comment

Witnesses sell four-story Dumbo building for $65M, could become 28-story residential tower

Changing Brooklyn: This investment is expected to grow. Comment

Fighting for their rights: Rally opposes right-turn ban on Ocean Parkway

Transit: The state must put the brakes on a plan to ban turns on portions of Ocean Parkway, drivers are demanding. Comments (9)

Checkin’ in with: Incoming Kensington Assemblyman Robert Carroll

Kensington: We check in on his plans for his first term — including when he’ll finally learn to drive. Comment

‘Citizen’ strain: Dance explores being an outsider in America

Dance: These dancers are moving — but they’re not moving away. Comment

Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016

The last word

Cobble Hill’s beloved BookCourt closing after 35 years

Go There Now While You Still Can: That’s all she wrote. Comments (2)

Six other indie bookstores near BookCourt

Books: You don’t have to resign yourself to Barnes and Noble! Comments (1)
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Ragin’ Cajun! Guy robs fried-chicken joint with broomstick

Flatbush: He flew off the handle and threatened to batter an employee. Comments (1)

Islamophobic graffiti scrawled in subway station near Kensington

Windsor Terrace: Hate has gone underground. Comments (14)

Kitsched out! Landmarked Gage and Tollner finally free of gaudy jewelry store

Downtown: And we’ve got photos of the big reveal! Comments (5)

City has been ‘cold calling’ around Sunset Park to find school-development sites

Sunset Park: A, B, C — always be constructing. Comments (1)

Knight writer: Orchestra plays a multitude of Whitman poems

Music: They’re playing a song of one self! Comment

Monday, Dec. 5, 2016

Off-duty ‘hero’ cop wearing hijab threatened in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge: A bigot allegedly told the decorated native New Yorker and her teenage son to “go back to your country.” Comments (16)

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Space dismissed! Developer buys Brooklyn Law’s Fulton Mall office, may raze for high rise

Changing Brooklyn: They’re taking the Law into their own lands! Comments (3)

City won’t admit it put predator in shelter next to schools

Sunset Park: The Department of Homeless Services repeatedly lied about its role, state records and local leaders indicate. Comment

Beloved holiday traditions

Sleigh-ing the crowd: Reindeers fly into MetroTech for tree-lighting

Downtown: It’s a beloved holiday tradition. Comment

Sunset spark! Nabe lights up its holiday tree

Sunset Park: It’s a beloved holiday tradition. Comment

Home fir the holidays: Christmas tree musical lights up Fort Hamilton

Theater: It’s kind of a sap-py story. Comment

Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016

Warning! Your child may be playing with a ball!

Rhymes with Crazy: And that can be dangerous — even if he’s outside! Comments (3)