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Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

Friday, Nov. 18, 2011

A Brooklyn Thanksgiving

Clinton Hill: Thanksgiving is upon us and there are so many things to buy, eat, do or see in Brooklyn that, once again, you don’t need to schlep into Gaphattan for fun. From finding the perfect bird to easying your post-meal guilt, here’s our annual Turkey Day tribute. Comments (2).

Pie in the sky! Baker needs to make 1,600 tarts to save her business

Clinton Hill: A Fort Greene Baker is waging a last-ditch, 1,600-pie battle to save her storefront after the city repeatedly shut her down for health violations. Comments (20).

Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011

Elizabeth, beloved museum iguana, is dead

Crown Heights: Elizabeth the iguana, who entertained thousands and mingled with mayors, celebrities and disabled children from her perch at the Brooklyn Children’s Museum, has died. She was 19. Comment.

Hi, ‘Five’! Irondale stages ‘Henry V’ as part of a two-year ‘1599 Project’

Fort Greene: Get ready to party like it’s 1599! Comments (1).

Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011

Look, crime is bad in Fort Greene

Fort Greene: Hold your letters and can your comments, people. There is lots and lots of crime in Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. We do this for a living and we can say that crime is worse in Fort Greene than elsewhere. Enough. Comments (48).

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