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Dancewave is victimized by a travel agent scam

A Park Slope youth dance troupe that was selected to perform at an elite international competition had its airfare money stolen by a fly-by-night travel agent — and it’s unclear if the kids will be able to attend the prestigious event. Comments (13)

Lawyers: Yards neighbors will enjoy decades of blight

Atlantic Yards: State officials condemned Prospect Heights to 21 years of upheaval by ignoring the implications of giving Atlantic Yards developer Bruce Ratner more time to build his mega-development when they renegotiated their deal with the builder last summer, project opponents alleged in court on Tuesday. Comments (10)

Dischord at conservancy

Crime: Someone stole money from the Brooklyn Conservatory. Plus all the other crime news from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment
There are now three families of swans living together in peace and harmony. In avian circles, this is a big deal! Comments (14)

In a related story, two swans are AWOL

Hooky and Wired are missing! Comments (2)

Slope burger shop starts the poutine revolution

Dining: Corner Burger on Fifth Avenue is the first to roll out a full poutine menu. What’s poutine? If you have to ask, you don’t deserve poutine. Comments (8)

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