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Friday, Oct. 22, 2010

Atlantic/Pacific is your destination for indie rock

Music: Next stop: Atlantic/Pacific. Comments (3).

Foodshed offers an artisanal approach to food

Shopping: French ex-pat Jacques Kerner can now savor his favorite Breton pastry — the flaky kouign-aman — practically a hop, skip and jump away from his Boerum Hill home, thanks to the Foodshed Market on The Commons which officially marked its arrival in the tony nabe with a grand opening on Sunday and a sublime showcase of locally sourced artisan foods. Comments (1).

Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010

‘Chaos’ theory — Fred Van Lente has a new comic book out

Books: As Fred Van Lente’s climbed the ladder at Marvel, he’s sent Spider-Man climbing up the side of buildings in Red Hook, put a supervillain lair in Gowanus, set up a vampire club in DUMBO and staged a battle between super heroes and the Olympus Gods on the waterfront. Comments (1).

Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010

Too fat for Barneys? Our reporter can’t fit into the largest size at new retailer

Fashion: The new Barneys Coop on Atlantic Avenue is the perfect place for well-to-do Brooklyn fashionistas — but you need more than money to shop there. You need hips like Kate Moss. Comments (14).

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Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010

Stumptown Coffee — from the source in Red Hook

Dining: Stumptown coffee is available throughout the borough, but true java geeks should make their way down to Red Hook, where the roaster’s new coffee bar opened this month. Comments (1).

Monday, Oct. 18, 2010

Smith Street simmers up a soup festival this Saturday

Awesome: That little nip in the air meants it’s time for the Smith Street Soup Festival. Comments (11).

Friday, Oct. 15, 2010

Paterson gives $40M to SUNY Downstate in advance of LICH takeover

Cobble Hill: Gov. Paterson helped to bail out the financially struggling Long Island College Hospital on Thursday — granting millions to the state hospital that will take on substantial debt when it takes over LICH next year. Comments (2).

Barneys Coop opens on Atlantic Avenue

Shopping: And even the local boutique owners are happy! Comment.