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Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013

The artists are present

Art: At night, the museum comes alive. Comments (2).

Friday, Aug. 23, 2013

MTV’s moon man lands at the Barclays Center on Aug. 25, bringing street closures, police checkpoints, and a whole lot of celebrities

Atlantic Yards: Brooklyn stand up — and get ready for detours. Comments (12).

MTVs Video Music Awards will bring talent by the truckload to Barclays

Atlantic Yards: One of music’s biggest nights is on its way to Brooklyn and the list of talent is as long as the expected traffic jams. Comment.

Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013

Last call for beloved Park Slope dive bar Jackie’s 5th Amendment

Changing Brooklyn: The long-standing watering hole on Fifth Avenue at Seventh Street is set to serve its last round of brews on Sept. 14 — but not because the old-school joint can’t keep up with the affluent neighborhood’s skyrocketing rents. Comments (34).

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One-way street! Sunset challenger uses incumbent’s absence to push bikes, traffic calming

Sunset Park: A Tuesday City Council candidates debate in Sunset Park became a one-man show when incumbent Councilwoman Sara Gonzalez (D-Sunset Park) failed to show up. Comments (20).

Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013

Burglar steals eletronics, jewelry from apartment

Park Slope: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.

Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013

Firefighters save woman from Prospect Heights blaze

Prospect Heights: The fire engulfed the top floor of an Underhill Avenue apartment building and the owner of a neighborhood pizza joint watched the dramatic rescue of his former roommate. Comment.

Friday, Aug. 16, 2013

World-famous Rockettes high-kick their way to Park Slope

Park Slope: Dressed in sparkling showgirl outfits, the long-legged Rockettes passed out ice pops in front of Union Street’s People’s Pops on Tuesday. Comments (1).