Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Covering: Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Red Hook, Gowanus, Columbia St Waterfront, Boerum Hill

Add Borough President Markowitz’s voice — and his topless physique — to the chorus of opponents who are hot under the swim trunks at the city’s decision to close the “Double-D” public pool in Gowanus for budgetary reasons this summer. Comments (6)

Going ‘Yard’! Cool Gowanus pop-up parties are back!

The BKLYN Yard is dead! Long live the BKLYN Yard! Comments (6)

More crime at Trader Joe’s!

Crime: The frequently hit grocery store is a crime scene again. Plus all the crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comments (1)

Councilman Steve: Save the D&D Pool!

One week after the city announced that it would close the Douglass-Degraw pool this summer, the neighborhood’s councilman called the move disastrous and vowed to open the watering hole for his sweating constituents. Comments (6)

Woman nearly raped on quiet Carroll Gardens street

Crime: It can happen here — even on one of the quietest blocks in Carroll Gardens. Comments (11)
Dining: Sherri Eisenberg has traveled the world as a travel writer, and has found that nothing compares to Brooklyn’s culinary scene. Comment

Here it is, folks — this week’s celebrity shot

Awesome: He’s named DeKay, but there’s no rot on this hunk and a half. Comment

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