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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Thursday, Oct. 15, 2009

Love him and Lethem! The Bard of Boerum Hill speaks to us!

Books: The bard of Boerum Hill has turned his attention to the Upper East Side. Comment.

Lethem’s Manhattan

Books: Esteemed Brooklyn scribe Jonathan Lethem’s new book is all about Manhattan, but it’s not just any part of that god-forsaken borough — it’s about the Upper East Side! Comment.

Friday, Oct. 9, 2009

Bloomy says he’ll begin $150 M Gowanus clean-up next month

Cleaning Our Waterways: Mayor Bloomberg put the money where his mouth is last Friday as he he announced the start of a city-funded $150-million Gowanus Canal clean-up plan that he claims would be speedier than federal Superfund designation — but opponents contend wouldn’t sufficiently clean the fetid waterway. Comments (8).