Park Slope

‘Truth’ hurts! Bandits steal TV from ‘confessional’ artwork

A Prospect Lefferts Gardens artist whose work probed racial and economic tension in a rapidly gentrifying neighborhood could have included himself in the piece — thieves stole a TV that was a critical part of the artwork! Comments (17)

Call it ‘Saint Mary’s’

Bar Scrawl: Our Bar Scrawl cartoonist likes a new Greenwood Heights joint. Comment
But don’t bother calling if it’s not your ring — she knows. Comments (2)

The ‘Center’ of it all! Chinese acrobats, Russian dancers, flamenco dancers and more

Theater: They say variety is the spice of life — certainly, it’s the spice of the Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts, which is back in action with a delicious new season chock-full of dance performances, theater productions and musical concerts that cater to the many diverse cultural groups that call the borough home. Comment

These thugs delivered pain

Crime: Plus the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment

Brutal mugging on St. Johns Place

Crime: Plus the other crime in Prospect Heights’ 77th Precinct. Comment
Art: Vax Moto repair shop hosts a cool art exhibition. But put the pedal to the metal — it’s almost over. Comments (1)

Marty’s meat-filled meet up

Shopping: The Beep cuts the ribbon — actually twine — on a new butcher shop in Park Slope. Comments (5)

City yanks down pop art drug message

Sanitation Department bureacrats turned into the city’s harshest art critics this week as the city yanked down street artist Russell King’s mock street sign about drug use that the provacateur had hung on Fifth Avenue in Park Slope. Comment

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