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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011

Despicable duo

Carroll Gardens: A man is beaten on Columbia Street. Plus all the other crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011

Honey bacon holdup! Shoplifter nabbed by new action hero: Jetroman!

Gowanus: Humble hero Kenneth Uribe ended up in a high-speed chase, but he got his man. Comments (4)

Michael ‘Mr. Funny Pants’ Showalter is all over town this week

Nightlife: Michael Showalter is a tad obsessed with process. Comments (2)

Here’s the scoop — Van Leeuwen is open in Boerum Hill

Dining: Nature greeted the opening of the new Van Leeuwen brothers’ ice cream shop in Boerum Hill with a blast of cold, Canadian air. Boerum Hill greeted the brothers with a packed house. Comments (5)

Monday, Feb. 21, 2011

Piazza Mexicano? Kurt Andersen’s dream plaza goes south (of the border)

Carroll Gardens: Forget gelato and cannoli, visitors to Carroll Park’s controversial “piazza” might instead be feasting on a steady diet of tortas and quesadillas. Comments (4)

Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011

On the Lamm! Former hospital building sold again in new luxe condo plan

Cobble Hill: A historic Cobble Hill mansion dumped by the cash-strapped Long Island College Hospital is heading towards a controversial redevelopment as luxury housing. Comments (3)

Friday, Feb. 18, 2011

Groan depot! Bus lot polluted Gowanus for years

Cleaning Our Waterways: The owner of a commercial bus depot along the Gowanus Canal dumped trash and motor oil into the already toxic waterway — and now he’s going to pay for the damage, state officials said this week. Comments (5)

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