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Here’s one crowd that won’t bark about getting a homemade sweaters for the holidays — because trees can’t complain! Comments (19)
Meadows of Shame: A group of homeless people has turned the rotted-out trees in Prospect Park into their own Keebler Elf-style shanties, only they’re not making cookies — they’re destroying a delicate ecosystem, according to park watchdogs. Comments (33)

A jerk hits two apartments in the same building — taking jewelry and electronics

Crime: A crook stole some electronics and jewelry from two residents who were forced to evacuate their apartment building due to a fire. Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment

Gun-wielding thug holds up store employee

Crime: Plus the other crime in Prospect Heights’ 77th Precinct. Comments (1)
A prolific Park Slope painter is giving new meaning to the expression “high art” by hanging his whimsical creations on street light poles above Fifth Avenue. Comment
Event: Join psychotherapist Lynne Spevack at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden on Jan. 8 for a tour past barren trees, bright berries and rustling grasses. It’s a dose of self-help for the price of museum admission! Comment
A woman is groped on Fourth Avenue - right in front of her boyfriend - two months after the South Slope Sex Fiend’s last assault. Some wonder if the predatory pervert has returned. Comments (10)

Old mayors never die, they just fade away

A John Lindsay campaign ad from 1965 resurfaces on a Flatbush building — and flummoxes a new generation of residents. Comments (8)

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