Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Is that a big cheese — or is Charlie Sahadi just happy to see you?

Shopping: Our guess is that it’s both, as Atlantic Avenue’s grocer expands in latest salvo against Trader Joe’s. Comments (4)

Halyards is a heckuva joint

Bar Scrawl: Bar Scrawl takes his cartoonists’-eye view to Gowanus’s new whisky bar. Comment
A Windsor Terrace mom whose baby was breastfed by another woman in a hospital switch-up wants to head to the highest court in the state after a lower court refused to grant her damages for the emotional pain of knowing that the baby’s first nourishment came from the breast of another woman. Comments (5)
Transit: The city has derailed a ballyhooed plan to return trolley service to Red Hook, dashing the dreams of the transportation-challenged peninsula. Comments (8)

What the duck? Buttermilk Channel gives us its meatloaf recipe

Dining: You only wish your mama made meatloaf like this. Comments (1)

Carroll Gardens rallies around Mark, but not Benny

Carroll Gardens rallied behind big shot pizzaiolo Mark Iacono this week, championing the man — not just his marinara. Comments (12)

Lots of Apple pickings

Crime: Laptops and phones are swiped. Plus all the other crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comment

Pizzaman will be charged with attempted murder, too!

Lucali remains closed as its owner, recovering from last week’s stabbing, is charged. Comments (7)
Cleaning Our Waterways: The city’s top environmental boss turned salesman last week, trumpeting a low-tech plan that he believes will stanch the stink in the Gowanus Canal. Comments (4)

Stabbed on Smith Street

The owner of a famous pizzeria with alleged ties to the mafia was slashed in broad daylight. Comments (11)

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