Park Slope

Our illustrator imagines Ratner’s ‘meditation room’

Atlantic Yards: After reading about Bruce Ratner’s “meditation room” in the new Barclays Center, artist Cristian Fleming imagined what it might be like. Comment
Books: An exclusive interview with a man who knows how to kill the undead! Comments (2)

Pants on fire

Crime: A man tries to steal stuff from a drugstore by putting it down his pants. Plus the rest of the crime news from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment

Freedy Johnston is back — and better than ever

Music: And he’s singing his own songs again. Finally! Comments (1)
Development: The Great Recession really stinks — and for one Park Slope family, it’s literal. Comments (2)
Meadows of Shame: Finding counters three weeks of blood, death and mayhem. Comments (18)

Lock up your daisies! There’s a flower thief on the loose!

A green-thumbed burglar is on the loose in Park Slope, striking fear in the roots of plants, and forcing owners to safeguard their property by any means necessary. Comments (3)

Cops now say that they identified themselves in shooting

The frenzied clash between a heavily armed felon and three undercover cops outside Green-Wood cemetery may have been a case of mistaken identity for everyone involved. Comments (7)
Atlantic Yards: We’ve got the scoop of the epoch: The Barclays Center arena will have a “meditation center,” thanks to a push by the Rev. Herbert Daughtry. Pray for the Nets! Comments (8)

Plane truth? The feds will not do anything about Slope airplane noise

Federal aviation officials faced a barrage of complaints last Thursday night from Park Slope residents, who fervently described an incessant barrage of aircraft noise that they say will only get worse. Comments (21)

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