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Baby bandit! Sunset Parker aids orphaned raccoon

The raccoon invasion continues! Now a woman in Sunset Park is feeding one with a baby bottle! And we have the pictures to prove it. Comment

Slope wants gay nups

Politics: Shocker of the week: Park Slope’s community board wants gay marriage to be legal. A public hearing held by Community Board 6 at Park Slope United Methodist Church last Monday ended with the unanimous passage of a resolution in favor of Gov. Spitzer’s bill to grant marriage licenses regardless of gender. Comment

Why I’m staying on my local CB

PS … I Love You: Our columnist decides to stay on Community Board 6, despite the turmoil. Here’s why. Comment

A brutal push and rob on Polhemus Pl

Crime: A woman walking near her Polhemus Place home late on June 6 was pushed to the ground and had her bag stolen, cops said — and all the other crime news from the Slope. Comment

Cleanliness and godliness

Cleanliness and godliness

Doing the lord’s work took on a new meaning as a massive antique chandelier at Park Slope’s Old First Reformed Church was scrubbed for the first time in 12 years. Comment

Armory plan advances?

Development: Workers are indeed putting the finishing touches on a $16-million renovation of the Park Slope Armory — but that doesn’t mean neighbors will be lifting weights and running laps any time soon. Comment

Slope to Shaya: Fix J.J. Byrne Park now

Development: The local community board wants the city to deny developer Shaya Boymelgreen a key permit until he fixes a park damaged during construction of his Novo condo. Comment

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