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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Thursday, March 12, 2009

Toll Brothers’ Gowanus project sails through Council

Gowanus: A development company’s goal of transforming a stretch of the Gowanus Canal into a 447-unit project with a scenic esplanade along the fetid waterway earned the overwhelming support of the City Council on Wednesday. Comments (7)

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Oooh, urine trouble!

Carroll Gardens: One reported crime this week in Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct: a man tries to break into a home — then claims he was only peeing! Comment

Tyson’s corner: ‘Sexiest’ astrophysicist to speak about Pluto

Event: The Secret Science Club is finally ready for prime time. Comments (1)

Monday, March 9, 2009

Full-steam ahead for Whalen tanker

Red Hook: An ongoing project to restore a 71-year old tanker scored a big hit this weekend when organizers acquired and started cleaning an all-important engine for the beleaguered boat. Comments (3)

Friday, March 6, 2009

Columbia Street on the down low?

Columbia St Waterfront: Intense lobbying from residents of the Columbia Street Waterfront District prompted the city to include their sliver of a neighborhood in a broader initiative to restrict new building heights in Carroll Gardens. Comment

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