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Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012

Fast feud: Brownstone nabes have beef with new McDonald’s

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)

Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012

S’mac down! Gowanus plays host to gut-busting comfort food showdown

Dining: These cheesy noodles got especially brutal at this competitive cook-off. Comments (2)

This new business idea is sew good

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

Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012

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

Monday, Jan. 30, 2012

City gives stink-eye to Boerum eye in the sky

Boerum Hill: 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

Boerum Hill: 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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