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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Saturday, March 3, 2007

Second time around, still no charm

Fort Greene: Lightning may not strike twice, but crime can — in the same spot, no less: A gun-toting thief robbed a man on the corner of Schermerhorn and Bond streets on Feb. 26, police said. The 23-year-old victim said it was the second time he was mugged in the same spot. Comment.

Former Assemblyman’s fields of dreams

Carroll Gardens: A former Assemblyman’s field of dreams along the Gowanus Canal may be running into the reality of the real-estate business. Comment.

Espresso arms race in Gardens

Brooklyn South: Why does the new Starbucks have two espresso machines while the old Starbucks three blocks away have one? Comment.

Help him find his assailant

Carroll Gardens: Boerum Hill cyclist Sergio Revah is trying to find people who saw him get hit by a Cadillac coupe traveling east on notoriously dangerous Atlantic Avenue (a.k.a. the “avenue of death and destruction”). Comment.

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