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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill
Music: Alex Battles and the Whisky Rebellion pay homage to Johnny Cash. Comment

The need for speed bumps: Parents try to tame Cobble intersection

Mean Streets: Children walking to school will be hit by unseen, speeding cars unless the city installs bumps and mirrors at a dangerous Hicks Street intersection, claim Cobble Hill parents. Comments (72)

Final delivery: Columbia Street protests post office closure

Brooklyn Is Angry: The federal government is closing the only post office in the Columbia Street Waterfront District — but neighbors in the geographically isolated hood say the branch shouldn’t be stamped out. Comment

Shipping-wrecked: Pols and longshoremen say feds killing Red Hook port

A plan to end hand inspections of containers shipped to Red Hook will hurt business, say waterfront stakeholders. Comments (6)

iPad-seeking thugs beat up man on Van Brunt Street

Crime: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

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