Park Slope

Why I love living in Midwood

Perspective: The hustle and bustle of New York City can take its toll on native New Yorkers and transplants alike. We all seem to invariably find our own reasons that inspire us to stay here to live and raise our families, whether it’s the diversity of the arts, the recreational activities at our parks or simply the multitude of different people with whom we are constantly discovering and interacting. Comment

Why I love living in Park Slope

Perspective: A few days ago, I was being interviewed on Brazilian television about my new book on talent and intelligence. The questioning turned to the inevitable what-can-parents-do question, so I naturally offered a few devastating kernels of wisdom. Comments (3)

Conspiracy theory? More likely that Vox Pop just isn’t paying its taxes

For the second time in less than six months, a quirky, self-styled revolutionary coffeehouse in Ditmas Park has been shuttered by the taxman. Comment

Last holdout accepts Ratner’s $3M! He’s out of footprint by May 7

Atlantic Yards: Daniel Goldstein is now the $3-million man. Comments (36)

Goldstein is now, officially, the last Yards holdout

Atlantic Yards: The Atlantic Yards project’s most-outspoken opponent is now officially the last holdout. Comments (10)

Vicious cellphone grab

Crime: A thief grabs the phone right out of her hand. Plus the rest of the crime news from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment

Legal fancy footwork gets Dancewave its money back

Who said lawyers are all sharks? This guy fought for Dancewave and won. Comment
TV: Bravo’s “Next Great Artist” will get a solo show at borough’s top cultural institution. Comment
Books: Manny Howard has been raising chickens in his Ditmas Park backyard farm since 2007. But he’s not only doing it for the meat. Comments (2)
The Park Slope Food Coop slams the fashionistas from Manhattan — it’s a story that could rip the lid off of organic fennel and ostentatious Fendi! Comments (18)

Walter is one sick puppy — and he needs your help now

Walter, the severely injured pitbull pup of Park Slope, is off life support — but he still needs your help! Comments (1)

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