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Thursday, July 9, 2009

Double stan-turd! Dogs owners must scoop poop, while the horsey set can ride on

Windsor Terrace: Something stinks — and it’s that pile of horse manure! Comments (8).

Secret is out at Garden cafe — it’s closed for good!

Dining: Prospect Heights eaters are mourning the surprise loss of the Garden Cafe, which closed abruptly last month after a pioneering 24-year run on Vanderbilt Avenue. Comments (5).

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Readin’, writin’ and rubble — Council approves demo of Slope’s PS 133

Park Slope: The City Council has paved the way for the demolition of a 108-year-old Fourth Avenue schoolhouse to make room for a new building with triple the capacity. Comments (4).

St. Marks was no patron

Park Slope: A man is mugged on St. Marks Place! Plus all the other crime news from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment.

It ain’t easy being Green — if you want to get on the ballot

Election: David Pechefsky begins the long struggle to run as a Green in one of the city’s most-liberal neighborhoods. Comments (2).

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Who’s to blame for the dirty park? Read on!

Meadows of Shame: Mystery solved: The Prospect Park Alliance said it wanted to clean the park this weekend, but was stymied because there was no place to put the garbage! Comments (9).

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Slope writer offers cons from the pros of comedy

Checkin’ in with: What makes something funny? And, more important, how can you get your screenplay made? Find out here. Comments (1).

Monday, July 6, 2009

No ‘truffle’ eating this whole pie

The Best Thing We Ate This Week: The best thing we ate this week? The truffle pizza at Toby’s Public House in Greenwood Heights. Comment.

What a dump! Prospect Park was a real mess this weekend

Meadows of Shame: And Park Slopers weren’t pleased. Comments (27).

Thursday, July 2, 2009

Circle jerks? Neighbors say that punky kids ruin Bartel Pritchard Square

Park Slope: Windsor Terrace residents are railing against a crew of skateboarders who hang out in the circle at the end of Prospect Park West. Comments (61).