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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011

Czech out this mitteleuropean ‘Christmas Carol’

Dooley Noted: The Czechoslovak-American Marionette Theater presents “A Christmas Carol, Oy! Hanukkah, Merry Kwanzaa (Happy Ramadan)” through Jan. 1. Our reviewer wasn’t that impressed. Comment

Macbooks stolen from school!

Carroll Gardens: Believe it — more computers stolen out of a school. Plus all the crime from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comments (2)

Monday, Dec. 19, 2011

City blocks Whole Foods until (get this) the grocer proves it won’t mess up the Gowanus

Cleaning Our Waterways: A city panel has denied Whole Foods permission to build on the banks of the Gowanus Canal, and demanded that the green grocer return with more evidence that its mega-store would not harm the environment. Comments (29)

Helter shelter! City gives B61 riders a place to wait for their lame bus

Red Hook: Red Hook straphangers will at least have a dry place to wait for their lousy B61 bus. Comments (3)

The liquor gods frown on Athena

Cobble Hill: Community Board 6 voted unanimously on Wednesday night to reject a liquor license bid for Athena restaurant after neighbors of the Cobble Hill eatery claimed that the owner is hosting booming parties and serving booze without a valid permit. Comments (3)

Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011

Despite protests, Eva’s charter gets space in Cobble Hill school

Cobble Hill: The city overwhelmingly approved a controversial charter school’s plans of taking space inside a Cobble Hill high school building on Wednesday night, despite opposition of parents and teachers. Comments (18)

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