Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

He’s making wine — in Red Hook!

Shopping: Buying local is all the rage in Brooklyn, but the enthusiasm has yet to extend to wines. But that’s about to change now that the Red Hook Winery is selling its first vintage. Comments (2)
Shopping: A new Union Market will open today. Comments (2)

Holy meatballs!

Crime: Two more burglaries at Ikea. Plus all the crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comment

Solar power car guy is just waiting for customers

Finally, there’s a way to get around town without polluting or burning anything (or walking!). Comments (2)

Man, you gotta see the crash picture from Red Hook

Mean Streets: That was one pretty serious-looking accident at the troubled corner of Van Brunt Street and Dikeman Street in the heart of Red Hook on Friday afternoon. Comments (3)
A controversial charter school sought to diffuse mounting tensions inside the Red Hook building it shares with a public school by dropping the bombshell news that has almost all the money it needs to build its own permanent facility. Comments (15)

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