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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Friday, Oct. 28, 2011

It’s a burlesque exxxplosion as Wasabassco celebrates seven years!

Event: The biggest blow out in the history of blowouts. Comments (3).

Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011

Bar fight! CB6 doesn’t want low-key eatery on ‘residential’ Sackett Street

Dining: A boyfriend-and-girlfriend restaurant team is fighting a community board that wants to stop it from opening a French eatery and cocktail bar in Carroll Gardens — a stunning echo to a battle four years ago when neighbors fought the couple’s quiet wine bar. Comments (19).

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011

It’s man’s best friend vs. man’s own children in Gowanus playground fight

Meadows of Shame: City planners will put toddlers ahead of pooches in a major Gowanus park renovation — and dog owners are barking mad. Comments (11).

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011

John Hodgman is big — bigger than Paul Rudd, even

Books: The best-selling triologist of entirely fabricated facts is back with a new book — and all of Hollywood in his sway. Comments (2).

The Bard in Brooklyn (sort of)

Event: Arthur Phillips and Guerrilla Rep perform Fakespeare to benefit the Carroll Gardens library. Comment.

Kid mugged for $2 on Henry Street

Carroll Gardens: Plus all the crime from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comments (1).

Monday, Oct. 24, 2011

Harding returns! Legendary chef to helm Littleneck clam shack

Dining: Alan Harding has been named the chef at the soon-to-open Gowanus seafood stand. Comments (7).

PO’d! Despite some improvements, residents still dislike the Boerum Hill postal station

Boerum Hill: Boerum Hill’s post office has a new branch manager and extended weekend hours, but residents said the “improvements” have fallen far short of the U.S. Postal Service’s promise to overhaul the aging facility by the end of the month. Comments (1).

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