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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill
Music: Honk if you love flugelhorn solos. Or subway musicians. Comments (2)
One of Brooklyn’s most car-congested thoroughfares is now being re-branded as a haven for bikes, though two-wheel advocates say they do not see an end to auto rule happening any time soon. Comments (18)

Cops: Suspect punched and kicked officer

Crime: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment
Gowanus park activists threw a glitzy, 1920s-themed benefit party in the toxic neighborhood on Saturday and mixing it up in the dapper crowd of 100 was R & B icon Usher, who organizers say made them wanna … thank him for coming. Comments (1)

Enter the kill zone: Owner of collapsed Carroll Gardens brownstone says he’s scared to live in its replacement

A townhouse is being built on the site of a Carroll Gardens brownstone that fell down last year and was cleared away brick by brick, but the owner of the property says he is not sure if he will move his family back in to the new home because they are still reeling from the shock of the collapse. Comments (6)
A two-alarm fire injured two firefighters and shut down a block of Atlantic Avenue on Friday afternoon, fire officials said. Comments (8)
The battle may be won, but the war is not over yet. Comments (2)

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