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Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015

Boundary issues: City plans to cut Dumbo, Vinegar Hill out of PS 8 school zone

Vinegar Hill: Future students in those nabes will go to PS 307 in Vinegar Hill — but families there say they would have liked more warning. Comment.

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Brooklyn things in Paris

Branding Brooklyn: There is a Park Slope School of Rock, apparently. Comment.

Romantic rivals: New book tracks Irish-Italian relations in New York

Books: It has been a hate-love relationship. Comment.

Vision heroes: Young artists paint road-safety mural in Park Slope

Park Slope: They’re driving this message up the wall! Comment.

Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015

Tweet beat: NYPD embraces Twitter, precinct councils slower to adopt

Please state your emergency — in 140 characters. Comments (3).

Spike Lee unveils street named for ‘Do the Right Thing’

Bedford-Stuyvesant: And celebrates Michael Jackson’s birthday. And commemorates the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Comments (2).

A hill of a good time! Soap box derby races through Park Slope

Park Slope: Kids these days are going downhill fast. Comments (1).

Noir band performs residency at Park Slope bar

Music: Missing this act would be a crime. Comment.

Face it. The Cyclones season is over.

The Ride: It looks like our boys are going to have their first losing season. Comment.

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015

Squabble Hill! Locals attempt to depose civic association leader over LICH fight

Cobble Hill: It is a civic war! Comments (2).

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Young at heart: Slope senior center is reborn

Park Slope: It is getting better with age! Comment.

Moving pictures: Dance piece explores film that sparked a revolution

Dance: Can a film change the world? Comment.

Hang time: Brooklyn kids shoot the breeze with rookie Nets star

Downtown: These kids had a ball with a Net. Comment.

Want to be a ‘Reading Troubadour’ for the Brooklyn Public Library?

Here’s a way you can help sick kids — and add “troubadour” to your resume. Comments (1).

Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015

New Jersey: Where it is now OK to leave your kid in the car without being charged with child abuse

Rhymes with Crazy: It pains me to say it, but New Jersey is suddenly a light unto us all. Last week, its Supreme Court ruled that it isn’t automatically child abuse to let your kid wait in the car while you pick up the dry cleaning. Comments (4).