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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013

Bullets on Baltic St.

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

Monday, Dec. 23, 2013

Gowanus Canal gets its motor running, but for how long?

Cleaning Our Waterways: The city reactivated the canal’s on-again,-off-again flushing tunnel last week, but the jury is still out on whether the drainage system will finally live up to its century-old promise and freshen the fetid canal. Comments (3)

Water under the Gardens: A look back at 102 years of flushing tunnel malfunctions

Cleaning Our Waterways: 1911: The canal is gross after four decades as an industrial waterway. The flushing tunnel is built to push water from the channel into the New York Harbor. Comments (4)

Friday, Dec. 20, 2013

Whole Foods lettuce down: City preservationists

Gowanus: The city is slapping the just-opened Gowanus Whole Foods Market with a fine today for failing to keep up the long-abandoned historic building the high-end supermarket sits on either side of, according to a city spokeswoman. Comments (45)

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