Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill
Shopping: The long-awaited, sometimes-controversial Gowanus Whole Foods is finally opening on Dec. 17. Comments (10)

Burglar grabs cash register with $8 inside: Cops

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

Whole lotta history

Whole lotta history

Development: The road to the first Brooklyn Whole Foods has been long, contentious, and smelly. Hop into our way-back machine and relive the eight-year saga leading up to the grand opening of the gourmet grocer’s White-House-sized store on Dec. 17. Comment

Bore ’em Hill: Elementary school cuts special science class

One Boerum Hill school is teaching kids about erosion — by slimming down its science program. Comments (11)

Starry night: Carroll Gardens church brightens up BQE commute

Photo Galleries: A star light, star bright went up above Sacred Hearts–Saint Stephen church on Dec. 7. Comment
Construction on the about-to-open Gowanus Whole Foods Market caused a massive crack in the wall of a historic building that shares the lot with the health food giant, claim locals who love the building and say the city is not doing enough to protect it. Comments (14)
A school bus crashed right in front of Cobble Hill’s beleaguered Long Island College Hospital — and the four people injured were sent to a hospital five miles away in Flatbush, firefighters said. Comments (22)

DeBlasio gives Giuliani’s top cop a second shot

William Bratton will be take the reigns as the city’s top lawman once again, Mayor-elect Bill DeBlasio announced Thursday. Comments (1)

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