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Friday, Oct. 11, 2013

To the beat of their own drum: Street music fest promises surprises

Music: Honk if you love flugelhorn solos. Or subway musicians. Comments (2)

Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013

Veloasis: Car-crammed Atlantic Avenue goes bike-friendly but lanes won’t change

Cobble Hill: One of Brooklyn’s most car-congested thoroughfares is now being re-branded as a haven for bikes, though two-wheel advocates say they do not see an end to auto rule happening any time soon. Comments (18)

Cops: Suspect punched and kicked officer

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013

Usher, baby! Eight-time Grammy winner makes a low-key appearance at a benefit for a Gowanus park

Gowanus: Gowanus park activists threw a glitzy, 1920s-themed benefit party in the toxic neighborhood on Saturday and mixing it up in the dapper crowd of 100 was R & B icon Usher, who organizers say made them wanna … thank him for coming. Comments (1)

Monday, Oct. 7, 2013

Enter the kill zone: Owner of collapsed Carroll Gardens brownstone says he’s scared to live in its replacement

Carroll Gardens: A townhouse is being built on the site of a Carroll Gardens brownstone that fell down last year and was cleared away brick by brick, but the owner of the property says he is not sure if he will move his family back in to the new home because they are still reeling from the shock of the collapse. Comments (6)

Atlantic Avenue fire injures two, snarls traffic

Cobble Hill: A two-alarm fire injured two firefighters and shut down a block of Atlantic Avenue on Friday afternoon, fire officials said. Comments (8)

Friday, Oct. 4, 2013

Water fight: Gowanus pool partisans vow to fight occupation by federal sewage tank

Gowanus: The battle may be won, but the war is not over yet. Comments (2)

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