Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Covering: Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Red Hook, Gowanus, Columbia St Waterfront, Boerum Hill

Residents of Park Slope and Boerum Hill are outraged that a vacant KFC on Fourth Avenue has become a garbage-filled eyesore. But they could be lovin’ it if McDonald’s makes it a fancier drive-thru. Comments (18)
Dining: These cheesy noodles got especially brutal at this competitive cook-off. Comments (2)

This new business idea is sew good

A sewing studio is setting up shop in Williamsburg that will allow crafty Brooklynites to put their needles and thread to good use. Comment

Lap it up, fuzzballs: Carroll Gardens park to get ‘doggie drinking fountains’

Fuzzy Brooklyn: Lucky dogs in Carroll Gardens will be lapping from the lap of luxury when two new cast-iron “doggie drinking fountains” arrive at DiMattina Playground. Comment

What’s in a name? That other hockey-playing Cam Neely a Brooklyn-born skater

Carroll Gardens: And he loves being compared to the Boston Bruins great! Comment

City gives stink-eye to Boerum eye in the sky

A group of would-be crimefighters in Boerum Hill want to become Big Brother — but city bureaucrats are standing in their way. Comments (13)

Open big house: Jail opens its doors to community

The Brooklyn House of Detention is unlatching its cell doors on Saturday for refreshments, a guided tour, and a chance to express their concerns over the resurrected slammer. Comments (3)

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