Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

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

She’s 40? This pool is a fountain of youth!

What do Crown Heights resident Michele Marshall and Grammy-winner Barbra Streisand have in common? They both graduated from Erasmus Hall HS in Flatbush — and they are both borough icons. Comment

Four-hour delays at cruise terminal as longshoremen call in sick

Thousands of cruise tourists ran aground amid four-hour baggage handling delays last Thursday because dozens of longshoreman didn’t bother to show up for work on a hot day. Comments (10)

A van, a man, a plan

Crime: A Good Samaritan in a van saves the day. Plus all the other crimes from Carroll Gardens and Cobble Hill’s 76th Precinct. Comment

‘Ultra’ cool new club lets you paint Gowanus purple

Campbell’s Soup: Gowanus, meet your first dance club — Ultraviolet, the hottest triple-floored, extremely purple dance party east of the Canal. Comment

The ultimate red card! Hook soccer game ends in gunfire

Crime: A man was shot in the behind when a friendly soccer match turned ugly in Red Hook Park on Sunday afternoon. Comment

‘Port’ of call! Explore our waterfront past and present aboard an old tanker

Event: Exercise your sea legs a bit this month and hang out with old tars aboard the Mary A. Whalen, a historic oil tanker in Red Hook. Comment

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