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Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015

Pooches poisoned in Prospect Park — maybe by eating drug-laced human poop!

Meadows of Shame: This s--- is dope. Comments (6).

Verrazano-Sharrows Bridge: MTA considering bike path on Narrows span

Bay Ridge: At long last, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority is seriously considering adding a bike path to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge — seriously. Comments (6).

Changing Bushwick

Tech, tech, boom! Developers banking on Bushwick as next big startup hub

Changing Brooklyn: The new Silicon Alley will really live up to its name. Comments (1).

Boho Bushwick, we hardly knew ye

Changing Brooklyn: The future face of the nabe features hotels, nightclubs, and French restaurants in an old garage. Comment.

Rise and dine! Williamsburgers will reprise Giglio feast, tower on Columbus Day

Williamsburg: This feast is back for seconds! Comment.

Shipwrecks of Jamaica Bay

The waters of Southern Brooklyn have been littered with the drowned husks of hundreds of sunken vessels since Sandy, and our pals at have the story — and photos! Comment.

Sobering thought: Pre-K site with no running water gave alcoholic hand sanitizer to tots

Sunset Park: Hand sanitizer may kill germs, but the idea of giving it to pre-schoolers makes these parents sick. Comment.

Room with a you: ‘Houseworld’ makes visitors confront themselves

Greenpoint: Don’t call it a haunted house! Comments (1).

Steph learns the importance of having fun

Fearless Parenting: This week, our fearless mom hits the gym at 5:30 am, then learns why she loves to do it! Comments (1).

Black and white and read all over!

Page 1: Some say the borough’s official colors are blue and gold, others will tell you black and white. Us? All we know is the blue masthead, off-white newsprint, and black ink that brings you the stories that matter every week and keeps you hustlin’ Brooklyn! Comment.

Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015

Up-route: Slopers want to bring the B71 bus back to life

Park Slope: Call it a zom-bus! Comments (14).

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Building up: New bar Robert is built on Bond Street

Dining: Building on Bond owners will open their new bar Robert tonight. Comments (1).

Orange bounty! Kids paint pumpkins at Court St fest

Carroll Gardens: These kids were out of their gourds! Comment.

Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015

Cock-a-doodle-poo! Bushwick farm hosting chicken s--- bingo

The Greatest Story Ever: What a crapshoot! Comments (8).

Top dogs!

Guten wag! Sausage dogs, schnauzers celebrate dog-toberfest

Fuzzy Brooklyn: They’re a man’s wurst friend! Comments (1).

Dog-ma! Churches bless pets across Brooklyn

Fuzzy Brooklyn: Pet owners across the borough brought their furry friends to church over the weekend for the annual round of animal blessings. Comment.

Late advertising big Sheldon J. Kravitz was a Brooklyn success story

Brooklyn-born “Mad Man” Sheldon “Shelly” Kravitz — an advertising icon who partied with Frank Sinatra, played in a swing band, and trumpeted Trans World Airlines to the masses — died on Oct. 3 of pulmonary fibrosis. He was 85 years old. Comments (1).

Fatal blast rocks Borough Park, killing one and injuring more than a dozen

A massive gas explosion obliterated a 13th Avenue building in Borough Park on Saturday, killing two, injuring 13, and igniting a blaze that spread to three neighboring structures. Comment.

High spirits on Sunset Park

Sunset Park: It was a boozy bounty for Brooklynites! Comment.

Monday, Oct. 5, 2015

Sound off: Music venue Cameo Gallery is closing next month

Go There Now While You Still Can: And another one bites the dust. Comments (1).

Galley cats! Talk dives into feline seafaring history

Art: Don’t call them sea dogs! Comment.

Goodbye, hell-ow-brick roads!

Beginning to see the light! New traffic signal coming to Columbia Street

Mean Streets: This project has a green light — and a red and yellow one, too! Comments (1).

Delayed green: City fixing Ridge intersection decades after high-profile traffic deaths

Bay Ridge: These mean streets are about to get a little nicer. Comments (8).

Jumping the gun: Police stop subway turnstile jumper, find weapon

Bedford-Stuyvesant: Police found a revolver in a homeless teen girl’s bag after they arrested her for jumping a turnstile at a Bedford-Stuyvesant subway station on Sunday, according to a report. Comments (2).

Dump schmuck: Bed-Stuy biz flushed toxic waste into Newtown Creek

Cleaning Our Waterways: Call him the toxic offender. Comments (1).