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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Friday, April 24, 2015

Bartoonist has a wine time in Cobble Hill

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator visits new Court Street wine bar June. Comments (1)

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

LIVE BLOG: Man swims the Gowanus Canal — the world’s most polluted waterway!

Cleaning Our Waterways: Activist Christopher Swain is going to swim the entire length of the fetid Gowanus Canal at noon today. Our intrepid reporter Noah Hurowitz is reporting live from the scene. Comments (7)


Awesome: Hannibal marching his elephants through the Alps. Evel Knievel launching his motorcycle over the fountains at Caesars Palace. Fonzie jumping the shark in his leather jacket. Those heroes have nothing on Christopher Swain. Comments (14)

Ninth Street bridge to close nightly through October

Gowanus: Do not pass Go-wanus. Comment

Cops arrest Red Hook man for assault, literal purse-snatching

Red Hook: Cops collared a robbery suspect after they saw him allegedly assault a woman and snatch her purse on Visitation Place on April 18, according to a report. Comment

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Don’t do it! Feds warn this guy not to swim in Canal

Cleaning Our Waterways: An environmental activist’s plan to swim the entire length of the toxic Gowanus Canal is a fool’s mission that could land him in the hospital — or worse — warned the nation’s most important environmental agency on Tuesday. Comments (3)

Toxic avenger! Activist to swim Gowanus

Cleaning Our Waterways: A clean-water activist plans to take the ultimate plunge on Earth Day, swimming 1.8 miles through Brooklyn’s nautical purgatory — the Gowanus Canal. Comments (11)

Gospel show! Actor to perform book of Mark in C’Gardens church

Theater: He is a Jesus Christ superstar! Comments (2)

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