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Dancing queen: ‘La Medea’ turns tragedy into disco TV

Theater: It’s a multimedia “Medea!” Comment
Theater: They’ve taken a kids’ show and added a splash of violence! Comments (1)

Dance with Uste: Learn traditional steps at Balkan music fest

Music: Get dancing to the Balkan beat! Comment
Park Slope: There have been three protests over the past three nights demanding he fight various Trump nominations. Comments (8)
Carroll Gardens: Hush little baby don’t say a word, mama’s going to buy you a music therapy session. Comment
Music: Call them funk Soul brothers. Comment

Brooklyn Heights burglary spree continues

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Driver crashes into man’s car, then steals his phone and takes off

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Brute beat man in bathroom of chicken joint

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

Miscreant steals handicapped parking permit from parked car

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Grand Street grinds out victory to stay perfect on season

High School Sports: The Lady Wolves held on for a 52–47 victory over Francis Lewis on Jan. 8, wrapping up the matchup on a 12–5 run to notch another win. Comment
Meadows of Shame: It could be a red-letter year! Comments (4)
Mean Streets: The city plans to reserve hundreds of on-street parking spots for car-rental services such as Zipcar and Car2go for two years— and some of them could be in the Slope. Comments (25)

Serving up history: Former pros compete in first-ever tennis event at Barclays

It wasn’t the US Open — but it was still historic. Comment
High School Sports: The Lions cruised to a 94–77 victory over Thomas Jefferson on Dec. 8, sparked by strong performances from Markquis Nowell and Keith Williams. Comment
Breaking Chews: First came babyccinos — now meet the “beet latte.” Comments (4)

We taste-test the beet latte!


We taste-test the beet latte!

DUMBO: Sick beets, or just sick? Comment
Sunset Park: One man’s trash-planter is another man’s… trash-planter. Comments (4)
Boerum Hill: Call it postage and mis-handling! Comments (8)
Sunset Park: He’s wants to edit this library plan. Comments (1)

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