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Locals think it is some bigot’s attempt to make the area’s large Bangladeshi community look bad, but no one is sure. Comments (34)
Photo Galleries: One in 10 hotel-shelter beds are in the neighborhood. Comments (2)

Avoiding the ‘S’ word: Brooklyn College vows to protect undocumented students — but won’t say ‘sanctuary’

The school has joined dozens of other universities across the country in vowing to protect undocumented students from the clutches of a new federal government hellbent on deporting them. Comments (10)
Music: They are feeling fired up! Comment
Breaking Chews: Everyone’s Russian to eat at this restaurant! Comment

Cops pull ‘Lucky Bag’ sting in Flatbush Avenue department store

Crime: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment
BoroBeat: Merry Fifth-mas! Comment
Courts: Big Olive Oil is giving a Park Slope grocer the squeeze! Comments (1)

Caribbean Christmas market brings island flavor to holiday season

Shopping: It is a very Caribbean Christmas! Comment

No-tel! Sunset Parkers: New hotels will be glorified homeless shelters

Development: Six new hotels sprouting up in the industrial portion of Sunset Park are just wolves in sheep’s clothing that will end up housing homeless people instead of tourists, claims a community activist. Comments (5)
A local craftsmen is building a furniture-making empire — all before his 17th birthday. Comments (3)

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